Your summary of local news from local people and organisations across Bradford on Avon and the surrounding villages.


New service to support children with their emotional wellbeing and mental health


The views of children, teenagers, parents, carers and healthcare professionals have helped to shape a modern service for children and young people with emotional wellbeing and mental health problems. The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) provides targeted and specialist mental health and wellbeing support to children and young people aged 0-18 years. The read more…

Consultation response helps shape future parking charges for Wiltshire


An inflationary increase will be applied to all parking charges from 1 February 2018, after 63% of those who responded to a recent consultation supported the increase. There were around 1,400 responses to the consultation into a review of car parking charges in Wiltshire, aiming to help minimise the impact of funding challenges on public read more…

The Wiltshire Wildlife Trust Campaign, Waste Free Feb


The Wiltshire Wildlife Trust Campaign, Waste Free Feb was created in 2017 by the WWT Recycle for Wiltshire Team to give anyone and everyone the opportunity to take action and make a difference within their environment. Last year the team managed to limit their general waste to a glass jars worth for a whole month read more…

Join the Great British Spring Clean – 2, 3, 4 March 2018


In Wiltshire more than 4,000 volunteers have taken part in Clean for The Queen and Great British Spring Clean events. Over 200 litter picks have taken place and 31 tonnes of litter have been collected. Wiltshire Council will once again be supporting the Great British Spring Clean in 2018 and is calling on communities to read more…

Elections to UK Youth Parliament

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Elections start this week for the UK Youth Parliament elections. Make sure you tell everyone at school and ask your teachers to promote in tutor time. Find all videos and information here – To vote send the name of preferred candidate in your constituency area to 07984 357 705 Rules You must be 11-18 read more…