Lorry Watch Strikes Again!

A huge thanks to the again to the town’s Lorry Watch Volunteers! On 27th November 2018, the following convictions were upheld:  A driver was convicted of infringing the Bradford-on-Avon Town Bridge weight limit.  He was fined £293.00, ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £30.00 and costs of £200.00.   The offence took place on 30th April 2018. … Read more

Notice of temporary closure of: Whiteheads Lane (Part), Bradford on Avon

Notice from Wiltshire Council of Temporary Closure of: Whiteheads Lane (Part), Bradford on Avon (Ref: TTRO 5675) Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: Whiteheads Lane (Part), Bradford on Avon; from property known as 8 … Read more

Response to Wiltshire Times article on purported ‘one-way’ system trial

Following on from recent news coverage, Bradford on Avon Town Council would like to confirm that there are currently no plans to conduct a physical trial of a ‘one-way’ system within the town. The news story, carried on the front page of the Wiltshire Times, reports a discussion at the Highway and Transport committee on … Read more

Mason’s Lane/Market Street traffic havoc

On Wednesday 8th August, incoming drivers experienced severe delays throughout the Town, extending to many further incoming roads, when scaffolding was erected on Mason’s Lane for works on a property flanking the road. No traffic control system had been implemented which resulted in chaos as vehicles became backlogged in both directions. As a result, many … Read more