Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

Clerk: Helen Thornton
2 Northgate, Baildon, Shipley
West Yorkshire BD17 6JX


Grand re-opening of the Baildon Toilets!

Grand re-opening of the Baildon Toilets!

Saturday May 12th at 9.45 am, All welcome!
Mrs Robinson ( ex sweet shop) will cut the ribbon at 10am!

Baildon Town Council would like to thank all of the following Baildon Groups who have kindly made donations of nearly £500 in total to Love our Loos:
Baildon Runners
Baildon Mens Forum
Butterfield Homes
Baildon Walkers are Welcome
Baildon Belles
BIG /Chamber of Commerce... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 May 2018 14:30 by Admin

Tags: Community

Baildon Open Gardens

Baildon Open Gardens

Baildon Open Gardens is back for a third year on 24 June 2018, come along for some inspiration and ideas and to raise funds for local charity HALE.

Posted: Fri, 11 May 2018 09:49 by Admin

Tags: Community

Suffragette centenary event 28th May

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... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 May 2018 09:59 by Admin

Tags: Bracken Hall, Community

Annual Town Meeting

Annual Town Meeting

The Annual meeting of Baildon Town Council takes place on Wednesday the 9th of May from 7pm at Ian Clough Hall.

Come along and meet your local Councillors and browse our stalls. Speak to representatives from Bracken Hall, Baildon Library, Farmers Market, Baildon Buddies, our Environmental Warden and West Yorkshire Police.

Stalls open at 7pm with free tea and coffee for those in attendance. The main meeting... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 13:41 by Helen Thornton

Tags: Community, annual meeting

Councillor Vacancy on Baildon Council

Councillor Vacancy on Baildon Council


We currently have a vacancy in the South East Ward 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 vacancies.

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

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 13:33 by Helen Thornton

Tags: Co-option, Vacancies

Drama summer school at Wesleys

Drama summer school at Wesleys

Bookings are now or e mail to secure your child's place. See poster for contact details.

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 10:49 by Admin

Tags: Community, children

New campaign by The Daily Mail and Keep Britain Tidy

Plastic littering and pollution is very much in the public's mind at the moment so Keep Britain Tidy has teamed up with the Daily Mail to run a new national campaign this May – the Great Plastic Pick Up.

We aim to inspire thousands of volunteers around the country to collect 15 million plastic bottles, plus a whole host of aluminium cans and general litter over the long weekend of 11th, 12th and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 10:35 by Admin

Tags: Community

The future of Baildon Station - Please complete this survey and have your say!

The future of Baildon Station - Please complete this survey and have your say!

Friends of Baildon Station (FOBS) is a community group which aims to improve services and facilities at Baildon station. We want to know what YOU think! Please complete our survey by Thursday 31 May and have your say.

Complete the survey here:

Friends of Baildon Station Survey 2018

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:10 by Admin

Tags: Community, FOBS, station

Make sure you’re registered to vote in the Local Elections 2018

Make sure you're registered to vote in May

There are local elections in the Bradford district on Thursday, 3 May 2018. You need to be registered by 17 April so that you can vote on 3 May.

Who needs to register to vote?

If you have moved since you last registered to vote, or if you have never registered to vote, you will need to register now. If you are already registered to vote and your address has not... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:50 by Admin

Tags: Community, elections

Council Vacancy in the South East Ward

Council Vacancy in the South East Ward

Due to the resignation of Councillor Mathew Ward, a vacancy has arisen in the South East Ward of Baildon Town Council. The vacancy notice will be displayed from the 5th to the 25th of April and an electronic version can be found attached to this news item.

Further information will be published when received by Electoral Services after the 25th of April 2018.

Posted: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:23 by Helen Thornton

Tags: Councillor Vacancy

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