Area Board Previews River Crossing Consultation

Bradford on Avon Area Board When: Wednesday 8 March at 6.30pm for 7pm start Where: St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon Agenda includes: River Crossing Feasibility – public consultation Sarah Gibson, LA Box Report back from Our Community Matters ...

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BRADFORD ON AVON DUCK RACE 2017

BRADFORD ON AVON DUCK RACE EASTER MONDAY 17TH APRIL 2017 –  12.00 NOON AT THE TOWN BRIDGE It’s that time of year again when we get all our little ducks out from hibernation and host one of our most prestigious events in the Town Council cale...

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CS Bowyer batters the Pancake Race competition

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PANCAKE-flippers from businesses across Bradford on Avon braved the rain to take part in this year’s Pancake Race. Ten competitors from the town lined up at the start by Town Bridge on the rainy Tuesday (November 28) afternoon, with members of the ...

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Grant Applications to Bradford on Avon Town Council 2017-18

Bradford on Avon Town Council are pleased to be able to support organisations and in exceptional circumstances, individuals, who work to directly benefit the whole town, or part of the area or its inhabitants. It has recently been decided to replace ...

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Ask BoA: Have you found a Fob key with a red ribbon?

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A Gentleman has lost a Fob key with a red ribbon on yesterday outside hair @ 28 market street. If you have found it, can you contact us: https://www.bradfordonavon.com/contact-us/

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Residents’ fury over telephone mast plans

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RESIDENTS living near the top of Mason’s Lane in Bradford on Avon are up in arms after discovering plans to build a telephone mast near their homes. People living in Winsley Road, near Christchurch and The Castle Pub, are standing together against ...

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Fire crews tackle blazing barn at Bradford on Avon

EIGHT fire engines were called to a farm in Bradford on Avon last night, after fire broke out in a barn at Bearfield Farm, off Ashley Road. Around 50 sheep which were in the barn at the time, and although some were moved to safety sadly some died in...

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River Avon healthcheck project needs volunteers

THE hunt is on for waterway fans who want to help keep the River Avon healthy as it flows through Wiltshire. Bristol Avon Rivers Trust (BART) are running Riverfly Partnership training sessions this spring, teaching people how to identify the various ...

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Healthy happy Bradford on Avon

Celebrating the opening of the Vitality Studio in Bradford on Avon 50 % off all treatments this February Holistic massage, Zen Stone massage, Thai Yoga Massage, Thai Foot Massage, Thai Pregnancy Massagae Mongolian Koyashai Massage, Ayurvedic Massage ...

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Bradfordians go from strength to strength

A BRADFORD on Avon dramatics society is preparing to provide food for thought for audiences with its original retelling of The Pied Piper. The Bradfordians will be taking to the stage in St Margaret’s Hall over the weekend to deliver an insightful ...

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Last orders for village-run pub

VOLUNTEERS who have been running the Kings Arms in Monkton Farleigh have announced that the pub will be closing its doors after one final blowout. The keys to the pub, which has been run by locals for the past six months, will be handed back to Punch...

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Car thefts spark witness appeal

RESIDENTS of Bradford on Avon are being advised to take extra measures to hide their car keys from sight overnight after two cars were stolen from a home. Burglars broke into a house in St Aldhelm Road overnight on Sunday (February 5) and made off fr...

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Bank Closure

You may or may not have heard our last bank and ATM in the town centre will be closing in May.

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AskBoA: Railings on Conigre Hill

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What do you think of the scaffolding poles used to line Conigre Hill, probably the best dry stone wall in BOA. Could they be more hideous. They are spaced so close together, there are more than 80 vertical posts for the distance covered. Compared to ...

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Community adds a touch of colour to green space

RESIDENTS of Bradford on Avon are being invited to add a bit of colour to their community after Downs View was yarn bombed by the locals. People living near the Downs View green awoke one morning to find the trees colourfully decorated with knitted p...

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