Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

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Clerk: Louanna Winch
Baildon Library, Hallcliffe
Baildon, Shipley, West
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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

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Consultation on Bradford to Shipley Route Improvement Scheme

Please see this link to a consultation about highways work to improve links from Bradford to Shipley, residents can give their views until 8 February 2019:

https://www.yourvoice.westyorks-ca.gov.uk/bradfordshipley

Posted: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 11:29 by Admin

Tags: Community

Shipley Area Community Chest Grants - Closing Date Extended

Shipley Area Community Chest Grants - Closing Date Extended

The closing date for the next round of Community Chest applications has been extended to Thursday, 31 January 2019, see poster for details.

Posted: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:09 by Admin

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Commemorative Tree Planting

Commemorative Tree Planting

To mark the 10 years of Baildon Town Council's existence several current and former councillors attended a commemorative tree planting in Roberts Park on Thursday 13 December 2018.

Chair of the Town Council, Councillor Peter Ashton, remarked on 'the achievements of the Town Council since its birth and looked forward to the next ten years of public service', before having the honour of adding the first... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:01 by Admin

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Woodland Archaeology Surveys 2019

Woodland Archaeology Surveys 2019

Woodland Archaeology Surveys are back in our area in 2019:

· Middleton Wood, Ilkley - Wednesday 30th to Thursday 31st January

· Shipley Glen, Baildon - Wednesday 6th February

See poster for details...

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:49 by Admin

Tags: Community

Bracken Hall - End of Year Events

Bracken Hall - End of Year Events

Come and join us this weekend for festive activities...

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:47 by Admin

Tags: Bracken Hall

Thank you to all for a successful Baildon at Christmas and Lights Switch-On

Thank you to all for a successful Baildon at Christmas and Lights Switch-On

Thank you to everyone who helped to make Baildon at Christmas and the Christmas Lights Switch-on event a success this weekend. We hope you enjoyed it. More pictures can be seen on our Facebook page and our website here:

https://www.baildontowncouncil.gov.uk/baildon-at-christmas.html

Posted: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:57 by Admin

Tags: Christmas

Baildon Mechanics Institute - grants available

Baildon Mechanics Institute - grants available

The Baildon Mechanics Institute has a modest income available for distribution by the Charity Trustees, in consultation with Baildon Ward Councillors, for "charitable purposes for the general benefit of the inhabitants of the former Urban District of Baildon for which provision is not made out of rates, taxes or other public funds". Please see the attached poster for details of how to apply.

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:30 by Admin

Tags: Community