Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

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

Tags: Community

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

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

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: Bracken Hall, Community

Closure of Ian Clough Hall building

Closure of Ian Clough Hall building

The following statement has been issued today by Bradford Council, on the future of the Ian Clough Hall building.

A decision has been made to close Ian Clough Hall on 31 March 2020. The site has been marked for closure for some time due to falling use and poor general condition.

Ian Clough Hall and the Library are to be demolished and the site marketed for sale along with the land adjacent, with the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:30 by Louanna Winch

Tags: Community, Ian Clough 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

St Aidens Church Garden Party - 7th September 2019

St Aidens Church Garden Party - 7th September 2019

St Aidan's Church on Baildon Road are holding a Garden Party and BBQ fundraising event on Saturday 7th September 11am til 3pm. There will be plenty of parking available in both San Angelo's & ACS car park (they have both given permission) which are a minute from St Aidan's Church where the event is being held.

Poster :

Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:54 by Gary Stevenson

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