The Town Council Office is based in Baildon Library.
The Potted Meat stick
Our famous Potted Meat stick in the heart of the village, by Ros Crosland.
Tong Park Dam
Tong Park Dam by Ros Crosland.
Shipley Glen in the Autumn by Ros Crosland.
Baildon in the snow
Picture by Ros Crosland
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Baildon and the Town Council
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Baildon is located in the Aire Valley, between the city of Bradford and Rombalds Moor. Whether you still think of Baildon as a village or have embraced its new status as a town, we can all agree that Baildon is a great place to live. As a Town Council, we're proud to represent a place with such character, history and natural beauty as Baildon.
Stretching from the river at Roberts Park, along Otley Road through Charlestown and Tong Park, and up to Baildon Moor, Baildon is much more than just what is traditionally considered the village centre. Around 16,000 residents, spread across an area of approximately 16 square miles, live, work, shop and eat at locations from Charlestown to Baildon Bridge to the Coach Road.
Community spirit is strong in Baildon, with residents active in groups as diverse as the Women's Institute, Baildon Ukelele Club, churches, Baildon in Bloom, Friends of Baildon Moor and youth activities – to mention just a few.
Baildon hosts many exciting events in which the whole community come together, like August bank holiday's Harley Davidson biker rally, the Scarecrow Festival, the annual carnival and Baildon at Christmas. There's lots to see and do: the Victorian tramway at Shipley Glen runs at weekends and Roberts Park, although part of the Saltaire World Heritage Site, is within the Baildon boundary.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Wednesday, 18th May 2022 at 7pm
Baildon Rugby and Cricket Sports Club, Jenny Lane, Baildon
Our guest speaker is Councillor Alex Ross-Shaw, - Portfolio holder for Transport for the whole of Bradford - who will explain the future transport plans for Bradford district. How will these plans affect Baildon? Please join us and put your questions and concerns to Alex
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Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 11:17 by Admin
Do you want to have a say in how you would like to see Baildon developed in the future?
Baildon Town Council have now extended the consultation deadline for the Neighbourhood Development Plan until May 30th.
For more information visit the Neighbourhood Development Plan page and email your comments to NDP@baildontowncouncil.gov.uk
Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 11:11 by Admin
Bracken Hall Countryside Centre are running 2 free guided birding walks on Saturday 14th May and Saturday 11th June . For more information contacted Richard White, BHCC Manager on firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted: Thu, 12 May 2022 13:56 by Admin