Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

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

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Tree Planting Scheme Launch Event

Tree Planting Scheme Launch Event

Please see the attached poster for details of a launch event for the Tree Planting Scheme to be held on Saturday 18 January at the St Hugh's Centre 2pm to 4pm. Come along to find out more about the scheme, free refreshments are available and there are crafts for the children (small charge for the bird box).

Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:14 by Admin

Tags: Community, Environment Committee

Office Closure today

Unfortunately, due to staff and family illness, the Baildon Town Council office will be closed today from 10.30am. The office will open as normal on Monday at 9.30am.

Posted: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 10:42 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Office

First Tree Planted by the Baildon Tree Planting Partnership

First Tree Planted by the Baildon Tree Planting Partnership

The first tree to be planted by the new Baildon Tree Planting Partnership was planted on 27 November on land at the corner of Green Lane and Thompson Lane. Bradford Councillor Vick Jenkins was invited to plant the tree with children from Glenaire Primary School.

The Partnership has been set up by Baildon Town Council, but was instigated by a local residient - Richard Nottidge, with the aim to increase... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Nov 2019 12:13 by Admin

Tags: Community

District rolls up its sleeves for National Tree Week

Please see the attached press release from Bradford Council about events in the area to mark Tree Planting Week next week - including some in Baildon and the surrounding area.

Posted: Fri, 22 Nov 2019 11:18 by Admin

Tags: Community

Co-option Notice - Councillor Vacancy in West Ward

Please see attached a co-option notice for a Town Councillor vacancy in West Ward. If you are interested in applying please contact the Town Council Office for more information. The deadline for applications is 2 December 2019.

Broadly, to be eligible, someone has to be over 18 years old and either live or work in Baildon (or live within 3 miles of Baildon). Please contact us for the exact eligibility... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 11:23 by Admin

Tags: Co-option, Councillor Vacancy

Baildon Horticultural Society Newsletter November 2019

Baildon Horticultural Society Newsletter November 2019

Please see the attached newsletter for all the latest news from Baildon Horticultural Society.

Posted: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 10:37 by Admin

Tags: Allotments

The Opening of The Fold at Baildon Methodist Church

The Opening of The Fold at Baildon Methodist Church

UNFOLDING TO THE COMMUNITY
by John Anderson of Baildon Methodist Church

The Fold building at Baildon Methodist Church is now unfolded. On Sunday 3 November, the Rev Kerry Tankard, Chair of the Yorkshire West Methodist District, led an uplifting service of celebration and then, with the help of children to symbolise the importance of what this church is doing for the future, formally opened the Fold.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Nov 2019 12:36 by Admin

Tags: Community

Baildon Horticultural Society Newsletter with results of the Annual Show

Please see attached the latest Newsletter of the Baildon Horticultural Society which includes the results of the Annual Show held in September.

Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 12:40 by Admin

Tags: Allotments

Notice of a Vacancy in the West Ward

Notice of a Vacancy in the West Ward

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that due to the resignation of Cllr L Rowe, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Town Council.

If by 15 November, 2019 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Town Council ward, an election will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:44 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Councillor Vacancy, elections

The Baildon Tree Planting Partnership is created

The Baildon Tree Planting Partnership is created

A tree planting partnership has been formed in Baildon to enhance tree coverage and help tackle climate change.

Richard Nottidge, a Baildon resident, approached Baildon Town Council with his idea and representatives from Baildon Town Council, the Forest of Bradford and Friends of the Earth have now created The Baildon Tree Planting Partnership.

Baildon Town Council's Environment Committee have previously... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Oct 2019 10:36 by Admin

Tags: Environment Committee

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