Notice of Temporary Closure of: B3107 Silver Street (Part) 6th-9th Feb 2019

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Closure of: B3107 Silver Street (Part), Bradford on Avon (Ref: TTRO 5724) Notice is hereby given that Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: B3107 Silver Street (Part), Bradford on Avon; from its junction with A363 Market Street … Read more

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

Update: Sunday Parking charges suspended

Following on from last week’s news from Wiltshire Council that charges would be put in place on Sundays and Bank Holidays across the county, including Bradford on Avon’s car parks, an article has now been released on their website, stating that they have suspended Sunday charges. The article can be viewed here: http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/news/articles/investment-in-communities   Leader … 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

Notice from Wiltshire Council: revised parking charges

Recently, the Town Council was notified of proposed changes to parking charges meaning free parking would no longer be available on Sundays. Town Councillors lobbied against the introduction of new charging regime, though were unable to stop it. However, despite originally refusing, Wiltshire Council did eventually agree to secure two days free Christmas parking which will take … Read more

UPDATE on Frome Road Closure 3rd – 10th October

As you are hopefully already aware, we recently posted notification from Wiltshire Council of upcoming works to Frome Road, which will commence on 3rd October. Particularly as we have experienced a number of issues recently in relation to roadworks and closures, the Town Council was keen to seek assurance that the disruption caused by upcoming … Read more

Urgent Closure of UC Woolley Street (Part), Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Urgent Closure of UC Woolley Street (Part), Bradford on Avon WILTSHIRE COUNCIL HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that on 26 September 2018, the following length of road shall be closed to all traffic in the interests of public safety to enable Wessex Water to repairs to … 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