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

Grants available for developing rural businesses or community hub

Please find attached the latest newsletter from the Leader rural grant programme. A number of local businesses and community hubs have been successful in getting a grant.

The last day for submission of an Expression of Interest on the grant programme is the 20th August 2018. Please see the newsletter or website if you would like to apply for a grant to develop a rural business or community hub. Baildon... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 10:31 by Admin

Tags: Community

Baildon Scarecrow Festival Saturday 8 September 2018

Baildon Scarecrow Festival Saturday 8 September 2018

Baildon Scarecrow Festival will be on Saturday 8 September this year. The theme is fictional characters. If you would like to enter a scarecrow or sponsor a mini scarecrow please print, complete and return the attached form.

No entry fee is charged but Baildon in Bloom, who run the festival, would very much appreciate your support as this is their only fundraising event.

Posted: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:56 by Admin

Tags: Community

Grants available for Great Get Together/Big Lunch activities Round 2

This year Bradford Council is able to award small grants to support local Great Get Together/Big Lunch activities and events across the Bradford district.

Grants of up to £100 are available for neighbours and groups to get together. The Big Lunch is the UK's annual get together for neighbours. Every year in June since the idea began in 2009, millions of people stop what they're doing and get together... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:21 by Admin

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Domestic Abuse App - Information from West Yorkshire Police

West Yorkshire Police have sent through details of an app which can provide advice around domestic violence issues, this is available in English, Urdu, Polish and Punjabi.

Once loaded onto the phone the app looks like a weather app, but behind the tile it offers advice and support including help lines.

https://www.hestia.org/brightsky

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 12:22 by Admin

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Baildon Proms Saturday 7 July 6.30pm to 10.30pm

Baildon Proms Saturday 7 July 6.30pm to 10.30pm

Details of the 2018 Prom to be held on 7th July

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:04 by Admin

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Baildon Moor Reservoirs - Environment Agency

Baildon Town Council have raised concerns over the situation at Baildon Moor Reservoirs on numerous occasions with Bradford Council, recently inviting Arthur Edwick to a meeting to discuss the concerns. The Environment Agency is investigating activities at the site to ensure the operator is complying with the relevant environmental regulations. If members of the public have any concerns the Environment... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 11:05 by Admin

Tags: Community, planning

Big Advice Day for small charities and community groups

Big Advice Day for small charities and community groups

Big Advice Day - 19 June 2018 - Hockney Room, Margaret Mcmillan Tower, Bradford BD1 1NN. Free expert one-to-one advice on fundraising, finance, marketing and much more for small local charities and community groups. Book your free place now - see poster for details.

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:05 by Admin

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Family Fun Day at Cliffe Avenue Park 16 June 2018

Family Fun Day at Cliffe Avenue Park 16 June 2018

Inspired by the Jo Cox Foundation's 'Great Get Together'
Join us from 2pm to 4pm on Saturday June 16th 2018 at Cliffe Avenue Park for a family fun day. Live music, bouncy castle, BBQ, cakes, face painting, tombola and lots of stalls...

Posted: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:41 by Admin

Tags: Community

Baildon Carnival, Saturday 14 July, Would you like to be involved?

This year the Baildon Carnival Committee is determined to stage a carnival that excels all previous ones. There will be all the usual favourite attractions, as well as a variety of stalls and activities. And, to top it all, the Carnival is bringing back the traditional procession from the Ian Clough Hall, through the centre of the village and up to the Carnival fields for the grand opening of the event.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 May 2018 11:43 by Admin

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Baildon Carvival Contributes to Glenaire Primary School's Fund to Install Solar Panels

Baildon Carvival Contributes to Glenaire Primary School's Fund to Install Solar Panels

This year the Baildon Carnival Committee aims to reach out to – and to draw in - as many of the people of Baildon as possible. In April the Committee was delighted to be able to present a cheque for £300 to Glenaire Primary School. The money will provide an additional solar panel as part of the school's 'Run on Sun Fund'. With the aid of many contributions like that of the Carnival Committee,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 May 2018 11:37 by Admin

Tags: Community