Baildon Town Council

Serving the people of Baildon

Welcome to Baildon

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

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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

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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

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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

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Grant Opportunity for Community Organisations

Grant Opportunity for Community Organisations

If you are grass roots organisation that helps to improve health and well-being in the Community Partnership Area 1 (Lower Baildon, Cottingley, Shipley, Saltaire, Windhill) then please read this notice as you may be entitled to a grant of up to £1,000. The deadline for applications is 23 November.

Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:20 by Admin

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BAILDON REMEMBERS...

BAILDON REMEMBERS...

To commemorate the centenary of the end of World War 1, Baildon Town Council are pleased to report the completion of a year long project to restore a neglected war memorial in the historic village of Tong Park, Baildon.

The site has had a total makeover, including restored railings, cleaned stonework, restored benches and cut back shrubbery. The project has been undertaken in collaboration with Bradford... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:24 by Admin

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West Yorkshire Police Crime Prevention Newsletter Autumn 2018

Please see the attached newsletter, the first edition of the West Yorkshire Police Crime Prevention Newsletter.

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:00 by Admin

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Leeds Bradford Airport Public Consultation 27 September 3.30-8.30pm

Leeds Bradford Airport have informed us that there will be a public consultation event that will be taking place on Thursday 27 September in the Bramhope Suite of the Britannia Hotel, Leeds Road, Bramhope, LS16 9JJ.

The event is taking place to outline the Airport's plans for a new Arrivals Hall, incorporating new departure gates as well as improved immigration capacity and baggage reclaim facilities.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Sep 2018 10:27 by Admin

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