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
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:
Posted: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:22 by Admin
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
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
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
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.
Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:54 by Gary Stevenson
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:
Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 10:55 by Admin
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
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
The Community Committee of Baildon Town Council awarded Baildon Community Link £1,000 under the Skylark community grants scheme. This, alongside donations from local residents, enabled The Link to purchase the necessary goods to make up over 100 activity boxes and parcels which were delivered to people who are housebound and isolated in Baildon. The Youth Club were also involved making this an... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 May 2019 12:00 by Admin