Town Development Committee

Committee Members: Cllr Simon McNeill-Ritchie (Chair) Cllr Dom Newton Cllr Alex Kay Cllr David Garwood Cllr Laurie Brown Cllr Emma Franklin Cllr Tom Lomax Cllr Mike Roberts Cllr Dan Taylor Download Agendas Download Minutes

BoA on the Great West Way

The Great West Way launch event recently took place at the Roman Baths and Grand Pump Room in Bath, and our Deputy Mayor, Cllr Dave Garwood and Tourism & Events Officer, Steph Shearing, went along. The event not only celebrated the launch but was a great networking opportunity with attendees from many businesses, tourist attractions and members … Read more

The time to Explore BoA is approaching!

If you have had your ear to the social media ground, you may have caught a glimpse of a new logo about town, and wondered what was in the pipeline. Since joining the Town Council team, Steph Shearing, the Tourism & Events Officer, and Lydia Booth, Communications Manager, backed by Town Councillors, have been working … Read more

Town Development Committee

Committee Members: Cllr Simon McNeill-Ritchie (Chair) Cllr Dom Newton Cllr Alex Kay Cllr David Garwood Cllr Laurie Brown Cllr Emma Franklin Cllr Tom Lomax Cllr Mike Roberts Cllr Dan Taylor Download Agendas Download Minutes

Do you run a food or drink business in BOA?

If so, you are now entitled to a FREE basic listing on VISITWILTSHIRE.co.uk In recognition of the Town Council’s funding which makes Bradford on Avon a ‘Visit Wiltshire Town Partner’, they would like to invite Food & Drink businesses in the town to submit information which will be used to build a free basic listing … Read more

Frida Owlo has landed!

You may have noticed a brightly coloured new resident perched next to the Town Bridge in Bradford on Avon!  Frida Owlo is part of the Minerva Owls Sculpture Trail, which is centered around Bath, but a few lucky owls have ventured further afield! The idea to bring an owl to Bradford on Avon came from … Read more

We’re hiring! – Tourism and Events Officer

Tourism and Events Officer Salary £28,203 on an initial 6 month contract Job Description Overview The Tourism and Events Officer is a contract position to run for 6 months, while the role is developed alongside the Town Council’s tourism strategy. The Tourism and Events Officer is a customer-facing role, working alongside the Communication Manager, and … 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

Town Council Chairman Speech from Annual Town Meeting – 14th April 2015

Good evening!  Welcome to the Annual Town meeting! It doesn’t seem like a year ago does it? – Mind you it will soon be Christmas! Well, it’s been a funny old year.  Here we were one year ago thinking that we, with Wiltshire and their consultants, had come up with a traffic scheme which would … Read more