Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

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

Author: Louanna Winch

Response to the Corona Virus pandemic

Yesterday, 19 March 2020, Baildon Town Council's Governance Committee met to agree business continuity and contingency arrangements for the Town Council during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The Town Council acknowledges the seriousness of the situation, including the unprecedented advice to cease all non-essential physical contact and for more vulnerable people to self-isolate.

The Town Council... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 13:31 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Community

Baildon Library to remain open

Baildon Library to remain open

Baildon Town Council can confirm that Baildon Library will remain open in the Ian Clough Hall building after the 31st of March 2020. However, efforts are on-going by both Bradford Council and Baildon Town Council, to find a suitable alternative for the library service. The ground floor, of the Ian Clough Building, will still be closing on the 31st of March 2020.

Baildon Town Council has also received... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:42 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Baildon Library

Storm Dennis - help at hand

Staff, councillors and volunteers at Bradford Council and Baildon Town Council are gearing up for another storm on its way to the district at the same time as clearing up after the last one.

Many areas were affected by Storm Ciara last week flooding properties, causing surface water, fallen trees, damaged roads and rivers to overflow banks.

There is hardly time to draw breath before the arrival of Storm... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 18:52 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Community

Leeds Bradford Airport Consultation 2020

Leeds Bradford Airport Consultation 2020

Leeds Bradford Airport is pursuing a £150 million pounds transformation of their current arrivals and departures building. Cllr Dixon who represents Baildon Town Council on the Airport Consultative Committee, has obtained the attached Power point presentation with full details of the plan.

Members of the public are invited to attend the Mercure Hotel in Bramhope on the 8th of February between... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 10:17 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Airport

Baildon Horticultural Society February Newsletter

Baildon Horticultural Society February Newsletter

The latest newsletter from the Baildon Horticultural society has arrived. Filled with tips for what to do in the garden this month, recipes and news of this years show, its worth a look!

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 09:57 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Allotments

Christmas Office Closure

Christmas Office Closure

The Baildon Town Council office will close at 2pm on Friday the 20th of December. We will reopen at 9.30am on Friday the 3rd of January. If there are any emergency enquiries in this time, please contact the Clerk on 07938 062814. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 12:28 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Office

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

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

Closure of Ian Clough Hall building

Closure of Ian Clough Hall building

The following statement has been issued today by Bradford Council, on the future of the Ian Clough Hall building.

A decision has been made to close Ian Clough Hall on 31 March 2020. The site has been marked for closure for some time due to falling use and poor general condition.

Ian Clough Hall and the Library are to be demolished and the site marketed for sale along with the land adjacent, with the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:30 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Community, Ian Clough Hall

Statement re the Ian Clough Hall

Baildon Town Council has decided to withdraw from the operational management of the Ian Clough Hall from the 1st of April 2019. Responsibility will revert to Bradford Council for its continued operation and consultation with current user groups.

The reasons for this decision to withdraw include;

  • Bradford Council have confirmed that they can no longer commit to sign the Partnership Agreement with Baildon... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 10:36 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Ian Clough Hall