Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

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

Latest News

Notice of a Vacancy for Town Councillor in the South East Ward

Due to a resignation, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Town Council.

If, by 5 November 2020, a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at Bradford Council by ten electors for the Baildon South East Ward, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

Attached are the Notice of Vacancy... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 11:25 by Admin

Tags: Elections

Baildon Town Council Annual Report 2019/20

Baildon Town Council Annual Report 2019/20

Our latest Annual Report is attached via the below link for your information - please take a look and see what projects the Council has been involved in around Baildon in the 2019/20 council year (May to April) and how the precept money has been spent. A local council relies on the support of its community and this is one of the ways we let you know of the work being done on behalf of the residents... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 11:59 by Admin

Tags: Report

October Newsletter from Baildon Horticultural Society

October Newsletter from Baildon Horticultural Society

Another inspiring newsletter from the Horticultural Society including advice on how to make your garden a haven for wildlife over the winter, what to do with your autumn honey harvest, a comprehensive guide to growing grape vines and a guide to jobs to do now in the garden or allotment.

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 11:28 by Admin

Tags: Allotments

September Newsletter from Baildon Horticultural Society

Please see attached for the latest informative newsletter from the Baildon Horticultural Society, lots of handy hints and timely advice.

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 11:55 by Admin

Tags: Allotments

Responsible Financial Officer Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Responsible Financial Officer Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Baildon Town Council is seeking to appoint a forward thinking and enthusiastic person to fill the post of Responsible Financial Officer who will operate the Council's financial systems and prepare end of year accounts.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate that they have:

* proven experience of and/or qualifications in financial management, and skills in administrative procedures, including use of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 07:39 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Recruitment

Deputy Clerk Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Deputy Clerk Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Baildon Town Council is seeking to appoint a forward thinking and enthusiastic person to fill the post of Deputy Clerk. The Post Holder will also be the deputy for the statutory roles of the Proper officer.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate that they have:

* a wide range of skills, including excellent communication, organisational and administrative abilities.

* a working knowledge of local government... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 07:34 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Recruitment

Baildon Library has re-opened

Baildon Library has re-opened

Baildon Library reopened on Tuesday 1 September with Siobhan and Linda from Bradford Libraries welcoming visitors back. This morning our wonderful volunteers joined them for all future opening sessions in the library.

You can order books online, by telephone (01274 584125) or email (baildon.library@bradford.gov.uk) to collect at Baildon Library at an agreed time slot. You'll also be able to return your... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 15:29 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Baildon Library

August newsletter from the Horticultural Society

August newsletter from the Horticultural Society

The latest newsletter of the Baildon Horticultural Society.

Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 14:28 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Allotments

Public Toilets Re-open

Baildon Town Council will be re-opening the pubic toilets on Northgate on Friday the 17th of July. The toilets have been closed since the 23rd of March, due to the Government lockdown. The toilets will be open from 10.30am to 4.30pm everyday, and we would ask all users to wear a face covering or mask and observe social distancing when inside. Hand sanitisers have been placed at the entrance to the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 20:16 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Toilets

Baildon Fairtrade Group Report July 2020

Please have a look at the attached report from the Baildon Fairtrade Group - including items about the effect of Covid 19 and the Nestle/Kitkat issue on fairtrade farmers and what you can do to support them.

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 09:58 by Admin

Tags: Fairtrade, Reports

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