VIDEO: Tour of Britain riders sweep through Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times:

9:12am Thursday 18th September 2014

Tour of Britain riders sweep through Bradford on Avon in this video by Nathan Baranowski.

Bradford on Avon stitchers show off their talents

Wiltshire Times:

9:02am Thursday 18th September 2014

From bags to cushions, tapestries to tablecloths, the Avon Stitchers exhibition in Bradford on Avon showcased a range of talent this week.

Bradford on Avon artist's work takes off in the USA

Wiltshire Times:

9:17am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A painting created during the 2012 floods in Bradford on Avon has been chosen to tour America.

Mystery as Dorothy House chief leaves suddenly

Wiltshire Times:

4:53pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Mystery surrounds the sudden departure of Dorothy House chief executive Liz Brown who has left her role after nearly two years.

VIDEO: Tour of Britain riders tackle Winsley Hill

Wiltshire Times:

2:51pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

The Tour of Britain riders tackle Winsley Hill in this video by Andy Legge.

Fundraisers ready to tee-off in aid of Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Wiltshire Times:

9:15am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Fundraisers are teeing off in Bradford on Avon for charity on Friday as part of Wiltshire Air Ambulance’s first ever golf day.

Big plans to give Freshford Mill a new lease of life

Wiltshire Times:

7:40pm Thursday 18th September 2014

The unfinished houses at Freshford Mill will finally now be finished, after the development was bought by a firm with local links.

Hundreds of women take part in Dorothy House Midnight Walk

Wiltshire Times:

12:11pm Monday 15th September 2014

Flashing bunny ears lit up the night sky as nearly 850 women took to the streets for the eighth Dorothy House Midnight Walk in Bath on Saturday.

First-hand alert over meningitis by graduate

Wiltshire Times:

10:30am Saturday 13th September 2014

Former St Laurence pupil Katie Ricketts is sharing her first-hand experience about meningitis and septicaemia during national Meningitis Awareness Week starting on Monday. It seeks to make people aware of the symptoms.

Trowbridge's Greyhound ready to race again

Wiltshire Times:

11:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

A Trowbridge pub tenant has achieved his dream of owning his own hostelry by buying The Greyhound in Mortimer Street.

More thought urged on housing plan due to traffic risk

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

11:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

Building more homes on the edge of Bradford on Avon should wait until the effect of homes planned at Kingston Farm on the Holt Road are known, say councilors.

Bradford on Avon walking festival makes great strides

Wiltshire Times:

7:19pm Friday 12th September 2014

From bats to birds and food to herbs, Bradford on Avon’s third Walking Festival proved a hit for all ages at the weekend.

Bradford on Avon trust keeps heritage alive

Wiltshire Times:

7:15pm Friday 12th September 2014

YEARS of trawling through archives has resulted in two exhibitions by Bradford on Avon’s Preservation Trust to mark its 50th anniversary.

Annual 'Marvelous' bike ride in memory of George to raise money for charity

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

Cyclists will be setting out to raise money for children’s charity Stepping Stones by riding along the Kennet and Avon Canal from Bradford on Avon to Bath on Sunday.

VIDEO: Tour of Britain sweeps through Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times:

3:24pm Friday 12th September 2014

Flags were flying and crowds were cheering as the Tour of Britain raced through the streets of Bradford on Avon this morning.

Bradford on Avon man admits trading in hard drugs

Wiltshire Times: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

12:55pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A Bradford on Avon man has been released on bail after admitting being involved in the trade in hard drugs.

Tour of Britain: Human sculpture in Bradford cancelled

Wiltshire Times: Win Tickets to The Tour of Britain plus a 26” LED TV courtesy of Sharp

1:29pm Monday 8th September 2014

A human bike sculpture designed to mark the Tour of Britain in Bradford on Avon has been cancelled due to lack of numbers.

Man, 80, accused of 'historic' child abuse in Wiltshire bailed

Wiltshire Times: Christopher Booth was handed a suspended sentence at Swindon Crown Court

11:53am Monday 8th September 2014

An 80-year-old man who is accused of sexually abusing children in incidents more than a decade apart has been released on bail by a judge.

Chance to see soccer action

Wiltshire Times: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

1:19pm Friday 12th September 2014

Active Trowbridge are running Soccer Schools football trip to Cardiff City FC on November 1, including transport, coaching and tickets to the Cardiff v Leeds game.

Health help from Bradford on Avon Area Board

Wiltshire Times: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

1:16pm Friday 12th September 2014

The Bradford on Avon Area Board meeting on Wednesday will incorporate a Health and Wellbeing Fair in St Margaret’s Hall, will run from 4-7pm. Local organisations and charities will be on hand to provide advice and information, ranging from support for an older relative, weight loss or taking people’s blood pressure.

‘Jailers’ are needed for Bradford on Avon lock-up days

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

7:00am Sunday 7th September 2014

Volunteers are needed to act as temporary jailers for this year’s Heritage Weekend in Bradford on Avon.

Wall walking for the RUH by Winsley woman

Wiltshire Times: Former garage owner Paul Coventry died at the RUH, Bath

2:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Former nurse Sue Gilby is gearing up to walk across a section of The Great Wall of China next week to raise money for the hospital she once worked in.

Bradford on Avon's Lorry Watch secures 14 more prosecutions

Wiltshire Times: Lorry Watch co-ordinator Stephanie Ridout

10:30am Saturday 6th September 2014

Campaigners determined to stop heavy lorries flouting regulations and driving over Bradford on Avon’s historic bridge have helped secure 14 more prosecutions.

Houses for Bradford on Avon get nod in spite of fears

Wiltshire Times:

7:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

Concerns about safety and overcrowding fell on deaf ears this week as Wiltshire Council approved plans for 10 new houses and an access road in Bradford on Avon.

Farmyard frolics entertained at Winsley's weekend fair

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

It was an enjoyable and educational day all round for visitors to Hartley Farm’s Summer Fair in Winsley on Sunday.

Bradford on Avon flower show grows bigger

Wiltshire Times: SR_523_001     A triple dahlia display at the Pilning Flower Show (9667729)

11:38am Friday 5th September 2014

Final preparations are being made for Bradford on Avon’s Flower and Produce show in St Margaret’s Hall on Sunday.

Four legs, feet and wheels for charity run by Bradford on Avon women

Wiltshire Times:

11:00am Friday 5th September 2014

Two Bradford on Avon Riding for the Disabled instructors have raised more than £1,000 for the charity and Cancer research Uk after a 50-mile challenge through Wiltshire on Sunday.

Bradford on Avon riding instructors raise £1,000 on charity challenge

Wiltshire Times:

8:22am Thursday 4th September 2014

Two Bradford on Avon Riding for the Disabled instructors have raised more than £1,000 for the charity with a 50 mile challenge through Wiltshire on Sunday.

Eight months on and Kingston Mill wall is still not repaired

Wiltshire Times:

3:30pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Residents in a Bradford on Avon development are concerned that if a wall washed away in the Christmas floods is not repaired soon, further damage could be done if the waters rise again.

Name Tour of Britain riders and win a prize

Wiltshire Times: File photo dated 15/09/13 of Bradley Wiggins. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday June 6, 2014. Sir Bradley Wiggins has confirmed he is likely to miss this year's Tour de France as Team Sky focus their efforts around defending champion Chris F

11:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Bradford on Avon is gearing up for the Tour of Britain on Friday, September 12, by opening a town bike trail.

Bradford's Lorry Watch campaigners help secure 14 prosecutions

Wiltshire Times: Coun Keith Humphries says awareness of domestic abuse must be raised

5:00am Monday 1st September 2014

Campaigners determined to stop heavy lorries flouting regulations and driving over Bradford on Avon’s historic bridge have helped secure 14 more prosecutions.

Bradford's three day walking festival kicks off on Friday

Wiltshire Times: What's on: Burnley Walking Festival, May 5 - 13

7:00am Monday 1st September 2014

Outdoor types are being urged to pull on their boots for the Bradford on Avon Walking Festival.

Bradford on Avon Friends of Palestine

Wiltshire Times:

11:30am Sunday 31st August 2014

Iford Mill was the idyllic setting when 60 people came to hear the experiences of the daily life of Nicola Juha- Moussalam, a 26-year-old Christian Palestinian lawyer from Bethlehem. Newly qualified, he presently has an internship with the Attorney General in Hebron.

Holiday Club provides fun times for children at Shaw school

Wiltshire Times:

11:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

There was fun, friendship and lots to eat and drink for 70 local children, ranging in age from three to 12, at the Holiday Club organised by the churches of Atworth, Shaw and Whitley this month, when Shaw School allowed the use of their grounds and new hall and kitchen.

Dilton Marsh winners show how well gardens grow

Wiltshire Times:

10:30am Sunday 31st August 2014

Dilton Marsh Flower and Handicraft Show on August 16 was a roaring success with record entries.

The Great Kitten Cake Off at Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

Bradford on Avon children’s author Anna Wilson has completed her new book to coincide with the popular BBC programme The Great British Bake Off.

Double celebration at Bradford on Avon’s Farmers' and Artisan Market

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

10:12pm Friday 29th August 2014

SUNDAY is a double celebration at Bradford on Avon’s Farmers' and Artisan Market as it celebrates its second birthday and winning a Gold Taste of the West Award.

Vaults celebration in Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times: Deadline for vacant Bradford on Avon seat

11:13am Friday 29th August 2014

The iron gates to The Vaults passage in Bradford on Avon will be officially opened by Made in Bradford tomorrow.

Sainsbury's in Bradford on Avon steps in to help

Wiltshire Times:

11:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Sainsbury's in Bradford on Avon has adopted Trowbridge children’s charity Stepping Stones as its charity of the year.

Quilters' work goes on display in Trowbridge

Wiltshire Times:

6:39pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A patchwork quilt sewn by groups from the U3A is sparking interest from visitors to Dorothy House Hospice Care’s Outreach Centre in Trowbridge where it has been displayed.

Bradford on Avon survey comes with £100 top prize

Wiltshire Times: Man shocked after being rugby tackled for £5 note in Hove street

5:53pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Bradford on Avon Town Council is asking for residents’ help to find out about the housing and business needs of the community.

Call to grow it and show it in Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times:

8:46am Friday 22nd August 2014

If you grow it, show it is the motto of Bradford on Avon Town Council as they encourage residents to take part in the annual Flower and Produce Show on September 7.

GCSE results: St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times: New head Fergus Stewart, who started in January.

9:23am Thursday 21st August 2014

St Laurence School headteacher Fergus Stewart said: “This is a superb set of results, showing a huge increase and a clear trend of improvement over three years. We are particularly pleased with high levels of attainment and progress in the key subjects of English and maths."

There's no mistaking it's Bradford on Avon now

Wiltshire Times:

8:29am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Visitors travelling to Bradford on Avon by train will get a clear welcome to the town after a new 3-D sign on the station’s bank was unveiled by the mayor on Monday.

Love is just a bus ride away as Winsley couple use their passes to get hitched

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

Worrying about a bus turning up on time isn’t usually top of the list for couples concerned about their wedding day going smoothly.

Top class garden and hothouse produce set to go on show

Wiltshire Times: Flowers feature for Living August - Rachel Wilkes (8607705)

6:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Greed- fingered residents of Westwood are preparing for the village’s annual Flower and Vegetable show on Bank Holiday Monday.

A reprieve for Bradford Youth Centre is on cards

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

3:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Bradfords’s Youth Centre could be run by the town council in future.

A very moving mark of respect

Wiltshire Times: Former mayor Roger Andrews stands by one of the controversial signs

4:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

Bradford on Avon German Twinning Association showed its own mark of respect during its visit to the twinning town of Norden last month.

Keep an eye out for Boris the tortoise in Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times:

2:24pm Friday 15th August 2014

Familis in Bradford on Avon are being urged to look in their gardens for Boris the tortoise who has gone missing from a house in Elms Cross Drive.

A-level results: St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times: New head Fergus Stewart, who started in January.

5:08pm Thursday 14th August 2014

St Laurence School headteacher Fergus Stewart paid tribute to his sixth formers, saying: “Once again we are immensely proud of our students’ achievements.


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