Merry Christmas Bradford on Avon!

We will be closing for Christmas at noon on Monday 24th December, and we’d like to wish everyone in the town a very Merry Christmas and here’s looking forward to a great 2019. We had a fantastic Christmas Lights Switch on this year and the the Town looks magical as a result of the hard … Read more

Protecting Bradford on Avon from flooding

  The Environment Agency is working in partnership with Wiltshire Council, Bradford on Avon Town Council and other organisations to investigate options for a flood alleviation scheme to reduce flood risk to Bradford on Avon from the River Avon. A drop-in session will be held on Tuesday 30th January to provide an overview of work … Read more

Meet Your Councillor

You told us that you’d like more opportunities to see your Councillors and to be given the chance to raise ideas and concerns, so starting this month, and every second Saturday of the month throughout 2018, we will be holding ‘Meet your Councillor’ drop-in sessions. Remember, you are also welcome to come along to our … Read more

Flood defences up in Bradford on Avon

We are so grateful to all the Community Emergency Volunteers (CEVs) for their hard work helping to keep Bradford on Avon safe.  Wiltshire Times have more information on the rising river situation HERE and for up to date information on river levels visit: https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/warnings#bradfordonavon The CEV’s are always looking for new members, so please get in … Read more

Seasons Greetings from Bradford on Avon Town Council

Don’t forget, waste collection times vary over the festive period.For more info visit Wiltshire Council HERE To report issues such as: Highways and Street Scene issues Environmental Enforcement Trading Standards Car parks Weather emergencies Waste Fraud ….visit the My Wiltshire online reporting page by clicking HERE

Wiltshire Local Plan – update

Wiltshire Council has begun a review of the current local plan (the Wiltshire Core Strategy – WCS) which plans for the period to 2026.This initial consultation is seeking views on the issues that need to be considered in order to now plan for the period to 2036. This is one of the consultation documents prepared … Read more

It’s a ‘Yes’!

The results of yesterday’s referendum were announced just before midnight, with a resounding vote in favour of adopting the Neighbourhood Plan.  Of the 2651 votes cast, 2510 (94.68%) supported the Plan which will now become the first level of regulation in Planning matters in the town, including seeing enhanced protection of many of our green … Read more

Have you seen our new garden designs in Westbury Gardens?

Take a look the next time you’re in town and while away an hour or so to admire our lovely gardens and experience views from one of Bradford on Avon’s favourite vistas.  Come and see for yourself the newly planted flower beds and borders that have been transformed by our hardworking staff for all to … Read more

Grant Applications to Bradford on Avon Town Council 2017-18

Bradford on Avon Town Council are pleased to be able to support organisations and in exceptional circumstances, individuals, who work to directly benefit the whole town, or part of the area or its inhabitants. It has recently been decided to replace the existing rolling system, by asking for grant applications in April and October each … Read more