Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

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

Author: Admin

A voice for Baildon at Leeds Bradford Airport!

Baildon Town Council (BTC) have now received formal confirmation that they have been accepted as a full member of the Airport Consultative Committee, or ACC, which includes communities around the airport and other local and regional organisations. This follows a lengthy campaign by BTC, with the support of Cllr Ross-Shaw from Bradford Council, to seek representation for Baildon. Councillor Gill Dixon... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 11:05 by Admin

Tags: Community

New Nature Trail - along the River Aire next to Roberts Park, behind Glenwood Avenue, lower Baildon.

New Nature Trail - along the River Aire next to Roberts Park, behind Glenwood Avenue, lower Baildon.

I would like to make you aware of a project which is now well underway on land adjacent to the River Aire and rear of Glenwood Avenue, lower Baildon. The project follows a successful application for pocket parks funding which was led by the Higher Coach Road Residents Group with further funding support from the Baildon Town Council.

The project will include improvements to existing footpaths, including... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 10:42 by Admin

Tags: Community

Town Council Elections May 2019

Town Council Elections May 2019

All the seats on Baildon Town Council are up for election on May 2 this year. This is a good opportunity for new candidates to come forward and stand for election. Perhaps you are a local resident who cares about supporting the local economy and improving local amenities, protecting green spaces and increasing local transport links among many other issues.

You will probably have many questions about... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 09:31 by Admin

Tags: Elections

Youth Celebration Event 4 February

Youth Celebration Event 4 February

Baildon Youth Partnership have organised a Baildon Youth Celebration event - Monday 4 February at Ian Clough Hall. Perhaps you know someone or a group who would like to come? See the poster for contact details and please pass details on to any relevant group.

Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:37 by Admin

Tags: Youth

We are looking for prospective candidates to stand for election as a Town Councillor

All 12 seats on Baildon Town Council are up for election in May this year. We are looking for prospective candidates who may be interested in standing for election. Please see our page "Becoming a Town Councillor" for more information and details of how to apply. If you would like an informal chat or more information about the role please complete the contact form or call the office on 01274 593169... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:49 by Admin

Tags: Councillors

Have your say on Bradford Council's Budget and Council Tax Proposals

Bradford Council is asking residents to give their comments on the latest budget proposals by Sunday 27 January. Please follow the link

www.bradford.gov.uk/budget

to view the proposals and complete the feedback form.

There are also paper copies of the proposals available to view and paper feedback forms to complete at Baildon Library.

Local services such as libraries, youth provision and health and social... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:45 by Admin

Tags: Community

The St Hugh’s Centre Christmas Hamper Scheme

The St Hugh’s Centre Christmas Hamper Scheme

The Christmas hamper scheme has been helping local families for nearly two decades. Every year we work with families who are struggling with the extra burden of providing for themselves over the festive season. The hampers contain Christmas food items and treats: Christmas puddings, mince pies, selection boxes, boxes of chocolates, tinned ham and salmon, preserves, chocolate logs etc.

We also include... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 11:07 by Admin

Tags: Community

Councillors' Surgery 12 January 10am Ian Clough Hall

Councillors' Surgery 12 January 10am Ian Clough Hall

If you have any questions/issues for the Bradford Ward Councillors then this is your chance to meet them and ask for advice.

Posted: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 09:40 by Admin

Tags: Community

Town Council Office Closure over Christmas/Emergency Contacts

The Town Council Office will be closed for the Christmas Holidays from Friday 21st December and will reopen on Thursday 3 January. In the event of an emergency please contact Cllr Peter Ashton, Chair of the Council, on 07483 846962 or, if the matter relates to the public toilets, please contact the Environmental Warden on 07729 800525. Thank you.

We wish all Baildon Residents a Merry Christmas and a... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 10:41 by Admin

Tags: Community

Litter-Free Baildon End of Year Update

A look-back at 2018

There are many positives to take from 2018. During the course of the year some 25+ volunteers have joined our litter-picks at various times. We have been supported by Bradford Council as well as Baildon Town Council and have been joined on several occasions by local Councillors. Various local groups have organised litter-picks and we have also arranged picks with local Guide and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 10:33 by Admin

Tags: Community