Baildon Town Council

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Baildon, Shipley, West
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Govt has Issued New Covid Measures

Govt has Issued New Covid Measures

New temporary and precautionary measures following the emergence of the Omicron variant in the UK:

Face coverings will become compulsory on public transport and in shops. Not including hospitality.

From 04:00 Tuesday 30 November all international arrivals entering the UK must take a day 2 PCR test and self-isolate until they receive a negative result.

All contacts of suspected Omicron cases must self-isolate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 10:25 by Admin

Tags: Covid

Tree planting event - January 22, 10am - 2pm, volunteers welcomed

From the Baildon Tree Planting Partnership:

"Tree planting in January - west of Roberts Park

This is planned to start on January the 22nd , between 10 am and 2 pm. We have sourced the trees from local donations and from the Woodland Trust with some standard trees from Thorpe nursery near York. Funding has come from Baildon Town Council and also from private donations.

Volunteers are welcome, please bring... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 10:18 by Admin

Tags: Tree Planting

Improvements at Fairbank Wood

Baildon Town Council is delighted to be able to fund some of the improvements being undertaken by the Baildon Green Community Association at Fairbank Wood (also known as Knoll Wood), Green Lane, Baildon. A meeting of the Council's Environment Committee on 26th October granted a sum of just over £1900 to match funding from Bradford Council.

The immediate actions proposed by the Baildon Green Community... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 13:14 by Katie Whitham

Tags: Environment Committee

Update from Bradford Council on Baildon Library and Ian Clough Hall

Update from Bradford Council on Baildon Library and Ian Clough Hall

Update on Baildon Library and Ian Clough Hall: November 2021 From Bradford Council

As you may be aware, the Ian Clough Hall building, including the current Library premises, is planned to be demolished and the site redeveloped.

In the meantime, Bradford Council's Estates department has stipulated that, due to Health & Safety concerns with the building, the library cannot fully reopen in its current... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Nov 2021 09:55 by Admin

Tags: Library

Update from Bradford Council on Baildon Library and Ian Clough Hall

Update from Bradford Council on Baildon Library and Ian Clough Hall

Update on Baildon Library and Ian Clough Hall: November 2021 From Bradford Council

As you may be aware, the Ian Clough Hall building, including the current Library premises, is planned to be demolished and the site redeveloped.

In the meantime, Bradford Council's Estates department has stipulated that, due to Health & Safety concerns with the building, the library cannot fully reopen in its current... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Nov 2021 09:55 by Admin

Tags: Library

Vacancies for Town Councillors

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A TOWN COUNCILLOR AND HELP TO MAKE BAILDON A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE?

We currently have two vacancies on Baildon Town Council, which the Council will be seeking to fill by co-option.

This is a process whereby the Council considers applications from interested persons and can then select applicants to fill the vacancy.

If you are interested in becoming a town councillor, please write... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 10:17 by Admin

Tags: Co-option

Please Note Change of Venue for Planning Committee Meeting Weds 20 October

The Planning Committee meeting to be held on Wednesday 20th October will now be held in the Hall at Baildon Community Link on Cliffe Avenue, Baildon at 7pm (not at Wesley's as previously stated). All members of the public are welcome. Please be aware that numbers may have to be limited for covid safety and we would ask you to wear a mask if you are attending. Many thanks.

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 11:43 by Admin

Tags: Planning Committee

Statement on Hallcliffe and the Planning Meeting 13th October 2021

The scheduled meeting of the Planning Committee on Wednesday the 13th of October is cancelled. The meeting is re-scheduled to Wednesday the 20th of October at 7pm - venue to be confirmed.

Further to the statement issued by Baildon Town Council on the 13th of September, re support for a one-way system on Hallcliffe, we can confirm that no public consultation by Bradford Council has taken place to date.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 16:49 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Planning

Town Clerk Vacancy Baildon Town Council

Town Clerk Vacancy Baildon Town Council

Baildon Town Council is an active council that is seeking to appoint a forward thinking, highly motivated and enthusiastic person to take on the post of Town Clerk to the Council.

The post is full time (30-37 hours) per week, dependent on the candidate. The hours of work are flexible except for attendance which will be required at evening committee meetings throughout the year.

Salary in accordance with... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 10:45 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Recruitment, Staff

The latest newsletter from the Horticultural Society

The latest Horticultural Society Newsletter is available on our website now and attached here - gardening advice, recipes and beautiful pictures of the award winning allotments that took prizes home from the annual show in September.

All past newsletters can also be seen here:

https://www.baildontowncouncil.gov.uk/allotments-in-baildon.html

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 11:09 by Admin

Tags: Allotments

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