Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

Clerk: Louanna Winch
Baildon Library, Hallcliffe
Baildon, Shipley, West
Yorkshire BD17 6ND

What's On

We endeavour to publicise local events and are always pleased to be contacted with details. We cannot accept any responsibilities for external information provided nor any web-links.

Suffragette centenary event 28th May 11.30am-4pm

Mon, 28 May 2018

Bradford Council are celebrating the centenary of Representation of the People Act on the anniversary of the landmark 1908 suffragette rally that took place on Shipley Glen - 'Hats Off Forward Together' on Monday 28th May 11.30am-4pm.

A fun, family event we anticipate over a thousand people will march from Roberts Park to Shipley Glen via the Cable Tramway and join in a celebration on the Glen with stalls, street entertainment, speeches and stage performances.

We invite you to be part of this event - with a stall and/or a speaker from your organisation on our event stage.

If you or your organisation is concerned with issues related to gender equality or women's rights, historically or currently, and you would like the opportunity to speak briefly on our stage, please contact Jenny Wilson, who is the Creative Producer for the event by emailing jenny@irregulararts.com by Tuesday 8th May.

If you are interested in having a stall at this event, please contact Karen Lewis for details. You can bring relevant information stalls, stalls selling craft items and wares or food/cakes (subject to your own insurances). We cannot guarantee all applicants a stall on the day, but please submit details of what you would like to bring by emailing Karen no later than Tuesday 8th May karen.lewis@bradford.gov.uk.

Venue:
Shipley Glen/Bracken Hall Centre
Contact:
karen.lewis@bradford.gov.uk

Litter-Free Baildon Litter Pick Sunday 3 June 10am

Sun, 03 Jun 2018 10:00

Meet in Titus Salt School Round Car Park

Venue:
Titus Salt School Car Park
Contact:
Litter-Free Baildon
Friends Link Up

Friends Link Up

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 10:00

Senior Social Group in Baildon, meeting at Baildon Community Link, 35 Cliffe Avenue on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 10-11:30am. Organised by Baildon Community Link and Baildon Medical Practice Patients' Group.

Future meetings on 20th June, 4th July, 18th July

Venue:
Baildon Community Link
Contact:
01274 588681
Tags: Community
FILM; Little Boxes

FILM; Little Boxes

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:00

Little Boxes (2017)

Comedy, Drama

An interracial family struggles to adjust when they move from New York City to a small, predominately white town in Washington State.

Stars: Melanie Lynskey, Nelsan Ellis, Armani Jackson

Venue:
Room 1, Wesley Cafe, Methodist Church
Contact:
Shirley 07535 660958

Annual Family Fun day at Denso Marsden Nature Reserve 1-4pm

Sat, 09 Jun 2018

Denso Marsden Nature Reserve Family Fun Day. 1-4pm.

Our Annual Family fun day filled with activities, pond dipping, walks, games, refreshments and more…

Entrance to the reserve via the Public Footpath, opposite St. James' Church, Otley Road.

For more information phone Steve Warrillow 07919 525913

http://www.dm-naturereserve.org.uk/

Venue:
Denso Marsden Nature Reserve
Contact:
07919 525913
Tags: Community

Water Woods and Woolpack walk

Sat, 09 Jun 2018 10:30

Our second Saturday walk . An 8 mile moderate walk, led by Paul Robinson which will take you out of Baildon via river bank and canal into Buck Woods. Lunch at farmyard tea room and back via The Woolpack at Esholt.

Venue:
Potted Meat Stick
Contact:
Info@baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

Litter-Free Baildon Litter Pick Sunday 10 June 10am

Sun, 10 Jun 2018

Next Litter-pick

Sunday, 10th June

Meet at 10.00am in Eaves car park on Hawksworth Road

Litter-pickers and high vis supplied

Venue:
Eaves Car Park, Hawsksworth Road, Baildon
Contact:
Litter-Free Baildon

Baildon Walkers are Welcome AGM

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 19:30

Light refreshments will be served from 7.15p.m.

Nearly-New Stall: walking clothing, books, maps. Please "Bring" any items you no longer use, and "Buy" to help our funds.

AGENDA FOR THE AGM (approx. 7.30 – 8.00p.m.)

1. Welcome.

2. Apologies.

3. Approval of minutes of the last AGM.

4. Chair's report on achievements in past year.

5. Current focus: come and find out our future activities and plans.

6. Financial report.

7. Election of committee for coming year. (if you would be interested to stand for election to the committee, we should love to hear from you).

8. Questions or comments.

9. Close AGM.

COUNTRYSIDE QUESTION TIME: (at approx. 8.00p.m.)

A Panel of local "experts " on countryside, walking, and rights of ways issues, will provide information and answer your questions.

Members of the Panel:

Rick Hill, Bradford Council Countryside Service

Cllr Joe Ashton, Chair of Baildon Town Council Environment Committee

Richard White, Brackenhall Countryside Centre

Mike Lawson, Baildon in Bloom and the Scarecrow Walk

Richard Freeman: Shipley Glen Tramway

Do come along and bring your friends.

Please note that there is a small car park at the church (off Westgate) and some limited on-street parking nearby. The best bet is to park at the Ian Clough Car Park in the centre of Baildon - just 5 minutes walk away from Wesleys.

Venue:
The Hall, Wesleys, Baildon Methodist Church, BD17 5NQ
Contact:
info@baildonwalkersarewelcome.org
Tags: Community
Singalong-a-Baildon

Singalong-a-Baildon

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 13:30

An afternoon singing familiar songs, for people feeling isolated, or with memory problems. Carers, family and friends also welcome. Meet new people and feel the benefit of singing together in a social environment which can help to promote well-being

Venue:
Room 1, Wesley Cafe, Methodist Church
Contact:
Shirley 07535 660958
Tags: Community

The Great Get Together - Cliffe Avenue Park 1pm to 4pn

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:00

Following success of last years Volunteers Funday...this years Funday is inspired by the Jo Cox Foundation's 'Great Get Together'
Join us at 2pm Saturday June 16th 2018, Cliffe Avenue Park

Live bands, bouncy castle, face painting, tombola, storytime, lots of stall, bbq and cakes, bring your own picnic!

Venue:
Baildon Community Link, 35 Cliffe Avenue, BD17 6NX
Contact:
01274 593169
Tags: Community

Litter-Free Baildon Litter Pick Sunday 17 June 10am

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 10:00

Sunday Litter-pick

Sunday 17th June at 10.00am

Meet on Cliffe Avenue West by the playing-field, opposite The Crescent

Venue:
Cliffe Ave West
Contact:
Litter-Free Baildon

Talk by Philip Baxter about the 'Slaughter of Baildon' in 1318

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:30

A talk 'organised' by Baildon Local History Society

Venue:
Baildon Library
Contact:
Mike Lawson. 01274 586644
Tags: Community
Friends Link Up

Friends Link Up

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:00

A new Senior Social Group in Baildon organised by Baildon Community Link and Baildon Medical Practice Patients' Group: come for tea or coffee and a chat, 10am-11:30am

20th June

4th July

18th July

Venue:
Baildon Community Link
Contact:
01274 588681
Tags: Community

Summer Solstice Evening Guided Walk

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:00

Join Baildon Walkers are Welcome for a 2 hour guided walk on Baildon Moor to celebrate the summer solstice. Meet walks leader Eddie Nash at the Potted Meat Stick at 7.00pm. Full details on Baildon Walkers are Welcome website at www.baildonwalkersarewelcome.org

Venue:
Baildon Moor
Contact:
Info@baildonwalkersarewelcome.org
Tags: Community

Baildon Cricket Club Beer Festival

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 18:00

Friday 22nd June - 6pm til late
Saturday 23rd June - Noon til late (including first team versus Hunslet Nelson and live music)
Saturday 24th June - 1pm til 6pm (including third team versus Thornbury)

Venue:
Baildon Cricket & Rugby Club, off Jenny Lane, Baildon, BD17 6RS
Contact:
Baildon Cricket Club
Tags: Community

Baildon Cricket Club Beer Festival

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 12:00

Friday 22nd June - 6pm til late
Saturday 23rd June - Noon til late (including first team versus Hunslet Nelson and live music)
Saturday 24th June - 1pm til 6pm (including third team versus Thornbury)

Venue:
Baildon Cricket & Rugby Club, off Jenny Lane, Baildon, BD17 6RS
Contact:
Baildon Cricket Club
Tags: Community

Summer Solstice Celebration

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 19:30

Event at Kirkgate Centre in Shipley as part of the Campaign to establish a Shipley Town Council. Music from Plumhall and local bluesman Gerry Cooper. Fun quiz , raffle and opportunity to sign the petition. £5 on the door.

Plumhall : "A mighty force...smart lyric writing and wonderful harmonies" Miles Hunt - The Wonder Stuff. See http://www.plumhall.co.uk/HOME.html

Venue:
Kirkgate Centre, Shipley
Contact:
shipleytowncouncil@gmail.com
Tags: Community

Litter-Free Baildon Litter Pick Sunday 24 June 10.30am

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 10:30

**UPDATE **Due to the Dragon Boat event this weekend we will now meet at 10.30am in Eaves car park, all help gratefully received

Venue:
Eaves Car Park, Hawksworth Road
Contact:
Litter-Free Baildon
Tags: Community
Baildon Open Gardens

Baildon Open Gardens

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 11:00

Baildon Open Gardens is back again for its third year, so get the date in your diary!

As usual, we'll have lots of diverse and interesting private gardens open for you to visit, as well as refreshments, plant sales and activities for children. The event raises funds for local charity, HALE, and we welcome anyone who would like to get involved to help make this year even better than last!

Entry is £4 per person, with children under 16 free.

Venue:
Station Road area
Contact:
Shirley Weaver

Baildon Cricket Club Beer Festival

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 13:00

Friday 22nd June - 6pm til late
Saturday 23rd June - Noon til late (including first team versus Hunslet Nelson and live music)
Saturday 24th June - 1pm til 6pm (including third team versus Thornbury)

Venue:
Baildon Cricket & Rugby Club, off Jenny Lane, Baildon, BD17 6RS
Contact:
Baildon Cricket Club
Tags: Community