Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

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

Author: Admin

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 Nottige, 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

Fascinating prehistoric artefacts from Baildon's ancient past back on display at the Bracken Hall Countryside Centre

Historical Artefacts found on Baildon Moor dating back as far as the 1500s have been put back on display at Bracken Hall Countryside Centre. See this press release from Bradford Council for details. Come along to Bracken Hall (open 12-4pm at weekends) to find out more and to see the artefacts:

https://www.bradford.gov.uk/browse-all-news/press-releases/district-s-ancient-treasures-go-on-public-display/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery... Read More »

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

Tags: Community, Bracken Hall

UCI Road Cycling World Championships - arriving in Baildon 28 Sept

UCI Road Cycling World Championships - arriving in Baildon 28 Sept

Come along on Saturday 28th September and watch the Women's World Cycling Championship pass through Baildon, along Otley Road. See attached map for more local information.

The Halfway House will have a big screen so you can watch the whole race, hog roast, full food offer, bars, and face painting! St James Church is also open and serving tea and tray bakes. The race is expected through between 11.30... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:05 by Admin

Tags: Community

Baildon Welcomes the World - UCI World Cycling Championships

BAILDON WELCOMES THE WORLD

On Saturday 28th September 2019 over 100 of the top female cyclists in the world will take part in the UCI Women's Elite Road Race. The race will come through Baildon, along the Otley Road, at about 11.30 that day . As with the Tour de Yorkshire, activities are planned to welcome the race, and this year we are delighted that Greene King Brewery have agreed to sponsor a big... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 12:20 by Admin

Tags: Community

Baildon Horticultural Society Annual Show - Sunday 1 September 2019 2pm Sandal School

Baildon Horticultural Society will be holding its Annual Show this year on Sunday 1 September at 2pm at Sandal School, Baildon. Come along to support this non profit making organisation that operates to support members in gardening and growing vegetables.

The schedule is now available to download from their website:
http://www.baildonhort.btck.co.uk/2019AnnualShow

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 10:55 by Admin

Tags: Community

St Hugh's Centre School Holiday Free Lunch Box Scheme

The St Hugh's Centre in Baildon are again running their school holiday free lunch box scheme - free food boxes are available for pre-school children and school-age children entitled to free school meals. Just drop in to receive a box - see poster for details. This scheme relies on donations - if anyone feels able to donate packeted/tinned food please see the details on the poster for where to take... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:10 by Admin

Tags: Community

2019 UCI Road World Championships Roadshow - 22 July, Hollins Hall

Baildon has got its very own UCI Roadshow on Monday 22nd July at 6.30 pm at Hollins Hall Hotel. The event is to share information about the Women's Elite Road Cycle Race which will pass along Otley Road on Saturday September 28th.
The bar will be open, so why not come along and hear all about it! All welcome. Thanks to Hollins Hall for their support and complementary use of the Bronte Room.

You can register... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:12 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 3 July 2019.

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 12:21 by Admin

Tags: Co-option

Notice of Vacancies in Office of Councillor

Please see attached the Notice of Vacancies in Office of Councillor issued by the Returning Officer today relating to two vacancies for the position of Town Councillor for Baildon North Ward. Also attached are the petition forms to request an election. Please contact the Baildon Town Council office if you would like any further information.

Posted: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:32 by Admin

Tags: Elections

Town Council opening hours next week, 27 to 31 May

The Town Council office will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday, Tuesday and Thursday next week due to staff holidays and training. The office will be open 9.30am to 1pm on Wednesday 29th May and from 9.30am to 2pm on Friday 31st May.

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 11:13 by Admin

Tags: Office