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

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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

Baildon Town Council precept 2019 - 20

At a Full Council meeting on Monday 14th January, 2019 Baildon Town Councillors resolved to implement a precept of £45 per Band D household for 2019-20. This is the equivalent of a 26p per week rise.

Additional projects have in recent years been funded from Council reserves. However, the Council reserves now need to be addressed to take then above the minimum recommended limits.

Chair of the Council,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:45 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Precept

Annual Office Shutdown

Annual Office Shutdown

The Baildon Town Council office, will be closed from 4pm on Friday the 24th of August, to 8am on Monday the 3rd of September.

All urgent enquiries should be addressed to the Chair of the Council, Cllr Peter Ashton, who can be contacted via email at or 07483 846962.

Thank You.

Posted: Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:47 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Office

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 Louanna Winch

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 Louanna Winch

Tags: Co-option, Vacancies

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 Louanna Winch

Tags: Councillor Vacancy

Easter Egg Run

Easter Egg Run

On Sunday 25th March the annual Easter Egg run organised by Shipley Harley Davidson Club left from Baildon in convoy to deliver Easter Eggs to the Children's Ward at BRI and then to Riding for the Disabled based near Haworth.

Over 40 bikes met in the Village, with riders coming from all over Yorkshire, to deliver hundreds of eggs to both groups of children.

Councillor John Turner, who accompanied the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 18:25 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Community Harley Davidson

Changes to Library Opening Hours

Changes to Library Opening Hours

Baildon Town Council and Bradford Libraries have announced new opening hours for Baildon Library after a consultation with the public.

For more information go to our Libraries page.

Posted: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:11 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Baildon Library

Cancelled Litter Picking events

Due to the poor weather forecast this weekend, all of the Litter Free Baildon events have been cancelled. We hope that more events will take place when the snow has dissappeared.

Posted: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:25 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Community Litter Picks

Bracken Hall closed this weekend

Bracken Hall closed this weekend

Bracken Hall Countryside Centre will be closed this weekend (3rd and 4th March) due to the adverse weather. We will hopefully be open as normal from March 10th for the rest of our Science Month.

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:42 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Bracken Hall

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