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Help for dementia carers – free course in Bradford on Avon


Family carers of people living with dementia are invited to a free training course in Bradford on Avon run by Wiltshire charity Alzheimer’s Support. The six weekly sessions will help people understand what is happening to their relative or friend as different types of dementia develop, and focus on what they can do to support read more…

90,000 Household Enquiry Forms returned – have you responded yet?

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Nearly 90,000 of you have responded to our Household Enquiry Forms within a fortnight! The election canvass started on Friday 4 August, with 213,000 Household Enquiry Forms being delivered to each residential property in Wiltshire. Within a fortnight, 40% of households have responded and nearly 60% of those returns were made online or by text read more…

August Bank Holiday Mini Music Festival


Bank Holiday Saturday – Mini Music Festival – Lamb Yard, Bradford on Avon 11-9pm Music, Stalls, Entertainers, Food A weekend of Music Madness with local and introducing acts, food and a market. Bank Holiday Monday activities include music and dance, demonstrations and taster session, Jive Your Junk – who can make the most musical or percussive instrument read more…

Bradford on Avon Neighbourhood Plan


A referendum relating to the Bradford on Avon Neighbourhood Plan will be held on Wednesday, 20 September 2017 The question asked in the referendum will be ‘Do you want Wiltshire Council to use the neighbourhood plan for Bradford on Avon to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?’ We published an Information Statement read more…

Dementia Engagement Survey – Have your say on dementia care in Wiltshire


Healthwatch Wiltshire is involved in dementia engagement with the public at the moment. Our dementia survey “Have your say on dementia care in Wiltshire” is now up and running and here is a link to the page on our website where people can complete it on line: The survey closes on 25th August. We read more…

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