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Clerk: Louanna Winch
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Baildon, Shipley, West
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Author: Admin

Tree Planting Scheme Launch Event

Tree Planting Scheme Launch Event

Baildon Tree Planting Partnership Launch Event

The Tree Planting Partnership consists of Baildon Town Council, Baildon Friends or the Earth and the Forest of Bradford plus various volunteers and has been devised and organised by a resident Richard Nottidge with the aim of increasing tree coverage across Baildon. This event, facilitated by Baildon Town Council, took place at the St Hugh's Centre on Coach... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:12 by Admin

Tags: Environment Committee

Baildon Horticultural Society Newsletter January 2020

Please see the attached newsletter produced by the Baildon Horticultural Society for information, jobs to do now on the veg plot and recipes etc

Posted: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 10:07 by Admin

Tags: Allotments

Latest update on the Tree Planting Scheme

Latest update on the Tree Planting Scheme

Baildon Tree Planting Partnership Update

Organised and managed by Baildon resident Richard Nottidge, the Tree Planting Partnership has started planning this season's planting events.

On 27 November 2019 a successful ceremonial planting event was held where a specimen Mountain Ash sapling was planted by District Councillor Vick Jenkins and Glenaire school children at the junction of Thompson Lane and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 09:44 by Admin

Tags: Environment Committee

Vote for your favourite logo for the Tree Planting Scheme

Please take a minute to have a look at the attached link on our website and vote in the poll for your favourite logo for the Tree Planting Partnership:

https://www.baildontowncouncil.gov.uk/tree-planting-partnership.html

Posted: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 11:19 by Admin

Tags: Environment Committee

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

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