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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

New proposals for waiting/loading/parking in Baildon Village and Esholt

Bradford Council have placed documents and a map on public display in Baildon Library showing proposals for changes to waiting/loading/parking restrictions around Baildon Village and Main Street and Church Street in Esholt. Any queries about these should be directed to Fara Baghban on 01535 618256 and any objections should be made no later then 12 noon on 27th July 2018. Please see the documents in... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:01 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Neighbourhood Forum at St Hugh's, Coach Road Wed 18 July 7pm to discuss bus service changes

There will be a special Neighbourhood Forum about the bus service to be held at St Hugh's, Coach Road on Wednesday 18th July at 7pm. It will be facilitated by the ward officer, Paula Truman. All welcome to discuss with the bus company the recent change to Tiger buses and the changes to the timetable for bus numbers 675 and 633.

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:28 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Grants available for developing rural businesses or community hub

Please find attached the latest newsletter from the Leader rural grant programme. A number of local businesses and community hubs have been successful in getting a grant.

The last day for submission of an Expression of Interest on the grant programme is the 20th August 2018. Please see the newsletter or website if you would like to apply for a grant to develop a rural business or community hub. Baildon... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 10:31 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Baildon Scarecrow Festival Saturday 8 September 2018

Baildon Scarecrow Festival will be on Saturday 8 September this year. The theme is fictional characters. If you would like to enter a scarecrow or sponsor a mini scarecrow please print, complete and return the attached form.

No entry fee is charged but Baildon in Bloom, who run the festival, would very much appreciate your support as this is their only fundraising event.

Posted: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:56 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Grants available for Great Get Together/Big Lunch activities Round 2

This year Bradford Council is able to award small grants to support local Great Get Together/Big Lunch activities and events across the Bradford district.

Grants of up to £100 are available for neighbours and groups to get together. The Big Lunch is the UK's annual get together for neighbours. Every year in June since the idea began in 2009, millions of people stop what they're doing and get together... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:21 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Domestic Abuse App - Information from West Yorkshire Police

West Yorkshire Police have sent through details of an app which can provide advice around domestic violence issues, this is available in English, Urdu, Polish and Punjabi.

Once loaded onto the phone the app looks like a weather app, but behind the tile it offers advice and support including help lines.


Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 12:22 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Baildon Proms Saturday 7 July 6.30pm to 10.30pm

Details of the 2018 Prom to be held on 7th July

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:04 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community

Baildon Moor Reservoirs - Environment Agency

Baildon Town Council have raised concerns over the situation at Baildon Moor Reservoirs on numerous occasions with Bradford Council, recently inviting Arthur Edwick to a meeting to discuss the concerns. The Environment Agency is investigating activities at the site to ensure the operator is complying with the relevant environmental regulations. If members of the public have any concerns the Environment... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 11:05 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community, planning

Support for the Formation of a Shipley Town Council

Baildon Town Council held its first full council meeting of the council year on May 14th 2018. At that meeting it was resolved unanimously that Baildon Town Council supports the formation of a Town / Parish Council for Shipley


Posted: Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:27 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Full Council

Big Advice Day for small charities and community groups

Big Advice Day - 19 June 2018 - Hockney Room, Margaret Mcmillan Tower, Bradford BD1 1NN. Free expert one-to-one advice on fundraising, finance, marketing and much more for small local charities and community groups. Book your free place now - see poster for details.

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:05 by Ruth Logan

Tags: Community