Town Council supports Floaty Boat Fund and Avoncliff Wood Campaign

At last night’s Full Council meeting, Councillors voted to support two valuable initiatives for the community. The first of these was to make a small donation to support the campaign by the Woodland Trust to purchase Avoncliff Wood in order to preserve the ancient woodland at its heart, and create amenity space for the community … Read more

Full Council agrees to part fund maintenance to St Aldhelm’s play area

Tuesday’s Full Council Meeting saw much debate about the ongoing issue of whether the Town Council should contribute a proportion of the funds required to carry out maintenance in St Aldhelms’s Play Area, which is owned and managed by Wiltshire Council. The popular play area was closed by Wiltshire Council recently, having said they would … Read more

Youth Strategy comes to life!

The Town Council’s Youth Strategy, authored by Leader of the Council Dom Newton and adopted by the Council in December 2017*, is moving into delivery with the appointment of Community Family Care**, part of Community Foster Care, to provide youth services in the town. Following a highly competitive tender process, with impressive presentations from the … Read more

People and Places Benchmarking Review

Bradford on Avon Town Council, in partnership with Wiltshire Council Area Board, commissioned a ‘People and Places’ Benchmarking review of the Town centre.  The aims of this holistic review were to identify strengths, weaknesses and opportunities for improvement in the town as well as to develop an evidence base to create, deliver, find and evaluate regeneration … Read more

Beautiful Bradford: Making the Most of our Tourism Potential

Wednesday 13 January 2016 at St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start Roger Pride of Heavenly will present his recommendations on the brand positioning for Bradford on Avon, following recent stakeholder workshops held in the town Alan Truscott from Vale Action will talk about a new EU grants available for business … Read more