Community Wellbeing Topic Group

The Community Wellbeing Topic Group of Bradford on Avon’s Neighbourhood Plan is currently seeking information from the town’s schools, clubs and organisations which contribute to community wellbeing. They are looking to gather the followi...

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Lorry Watch Prosecution July 2013

A further four prosecutions took place at Swindon Magistrates Court on the 22nd July. Poundland Cool Solutions Ltd Harsco Infrastructure Ltd were all fined £450 each + costs William Dillan was fined £160 + costs

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Extend ladies exercise class for over 60's

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New exercise class for ladies 60+ run by exercise professional starting on Monday September 2nd 2.30-3.30pm at Dixon Chiropractic Clinic, Kingston Square, BOA.Contact Lynne Rayner 01380 812881 email: moc.u1558414677oy4tn1558414677emevo1558414677m@enn1558414677yl1558414677. for further details

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From You to Me shortlisted for national Deborah Meaden award

Bradford on Avon gift publisher From You to Me is one of 15 promising young businesses from across the UK shortlisted for the finals of Local Business Accelerators (LBA) – the regional press campaign to boost small business. From You to Me creates ...

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New Charge Point for Electric Cars coming to Railway Station

Wiltshire will soon have new rapid charge points for electric cars across six locations thanks to £225,000 of Government funding. Wiltshire Council recognises there is a real need for electric charging points to allow owners of electric vehicles the...

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Roll back the years with Bradford on Avon shop exhibition

An exhibition showcasing shop life in Bradford on Avon in the 1950s is on display in the town this month. Organiser and freelance writer Stephanie Laslett, of Market Street, created the Brylcreem and Broken Biscuits photographic exhibition last year ...

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Wiltshire Policy on 20MPH Speed Limits and Zones

Please find details of the long-awaited Wiltshire Draft Policy on 20 mph Speed Limits and Zones and note that this is now subject to 8 weeks consultation with town and parish councils and the general public until 20 September 2013. The matter will be...

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Bradford on Avon's call for achievers

Bradford on Avon Town Council is calling for nominations for the annual Town Achievement Award, which is presented to a resident of the town who has given an outstanding service to the community during the previous year, whether it be in a private or...

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Launch of Bradford on Avon Bike Night!

This Thursday will see the launch of Bradford on Avon’s ‘Bike Night’ at the Canal Tavern for bikers from Bradford on Avon and the surrounding areas who want to meet up with other motorbike owners and enthusiasts.

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Storm brews in Bradford on Avon over new cafe

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Coffee and shops in Bradford on Avon are ending their membership of the town’s Tourist Information Centre after it opened its own cafe, claiming it could be detrimental to their businesses. The TIC opened the Pavilion Cafe two weeks ago, in a bid t...

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Giant scarf unravelled as Dorothy House fundraiser

A giant scarf made in aid of Winsley’s Dorothy House Hospice was rolled out last Sunday. The super garment, which is 3,000m long, has been made by a team of hundreds of volunteers who have been knitting segments and donating wool. The project was l...

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Bradford on Avon Friends of Palestine seek hosts and funds

The trustees of the recently formed Bradford on Avon friends of Palestine (“BOAFOP”) are facilitating the visit of a twenty strong troupe of teenage Palestinian dancers to the Bradford area for a week in October. Most of the dancers, who are from...

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St Laurence teacher heads off on charity trek

A geography teacher from St Laurence School in Bradford on Avon will be cycling from Land’s End to John o’Groats as soon as the summer term ends to raise money for Cancer Research. Will Penny, 31, sets off on Monday with his two friends from univ...

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Looking for childcare or preschool education?

If so, please contact the Childcare Information Service at Wiltshire Council. We can provide information about Ofsted registered nurseries, preschools, childminders, breakfast clubs, after school clubs and school holiday clubs. Please search online...

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Wanted: Front Of House Volunteers

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Front Of House Volunteer Wiltshire Music Centre About the opportunity ‘The other volunteers, and the staff, are a joy to work with. It is like a family and it is so nice to be part of.’ As a registered charity, the Wiltshire Music Centre ...

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