Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

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Clerk: Vacant Position
Baildon Library, Hallcliffe
Baildon, Shipley, West
Yorkshire BD17 6ND

Author: Louanna Winch

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

Notice of a Vacancy for a Town Councillor East Ward

A vacancy has arisen in the East Ward, please find attached information from the Electoral Services Unit.

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 14:33 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Councillor Vacancy

Annual Town meeting 26th of April

Each year the Town Council holds an Annual Town meeting. Unfortunately in 2020 we were unable to do so because of the pandemic. However, this year the meeting will take place at 7pm on Monday the 26th of April 2021 via Zoom. This is your opportunity to speak to your local councillors, council staff and ask questions about how Baildon Town Council has used the precept in Baildon, and how it supports... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 16:19 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Annual Meeting

New faces at the Council

December has seen two new members of staff being recruited and two new councillors being co-opted to Baildon Town Council.

Following an independent staffing review in February this year, a new post of part time Deputy Clerk was created, and with the forthcoming retirement of our Responsible Financial Officer Gary Stevenson, recruitment took place for positions of Deputy Clerk and RFO.

Suzy Krupinski... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 11:26 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Councillors, Staff

Baildon lighting up for Christmas

Baildon lighting up for Christmas

Once again, Baildon is looking forward to a fantastic display of Christmas lights in the centre of Baildon, but also on Otley Road and the shops on Coach Road. New for this year as a trial is a giant star at the entrance to Baildon Station.

There are also some new icicle lights, and Baildon sees a total of 75 snowfall tubes to light up the trees. The coloured lights in the trees outside the library,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 15:58 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Christmas

Responsible Financial Officer Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Responsible Financial Officer Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Baildon Town Council is seeking to appoint a forward thinking and enthusiastic person to fill the post of Responsible Financial Officer who will operate the Council's financial systems and prepare end of year accounts.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate that they have:

* proven experience of and/or qualifications in financial management, and skills in administrative procedures, including use of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 07:39 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Recruitment

Deputy Clerk Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Deputy Clerk Vacancy at Baildon Town Council

Baildon Town Council is seeking to appoint a forward thinking and enthusiastic person to fill the post of Deputy Clerk. The Post Holder will also be the deputy for the statutory roles of the Proper officer.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate that they have:

* a wide range of skills, including excellent communication, organisational and administrative abilities.

* a working knowledge of local government... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 07:34 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Recruitment

Baildon Library has re-opened

Baildon Library has re-opened

Baildon Library reopened on Tuesday 1 September with Siobhan and Linda from Bradford Libraries welcoming visitors back. This morning our wonderful volunteers joined them for all future opening sessions in the library.

You can order books online, by telephone (01274 584125) or email (baildon.library@bradford.gov.uk) to collect at Baildon Library at an agreed time slot. You'll also be able to return your... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 15:29 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Baildon Library

August newsletter from the Horticultural Society

August newsletter from the Horticultural Society

The latest newsletter of the Baildon Horticultural Society.

Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 14:28 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Allotments