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


Museum hosts First World War community stories


An exhibition telling the story of how communities across Wiltshire fared during the First World War is taking place at Bradford on Avon Library this month. The Bradford on Avon Museum is hosting a WW1 exhibition from the Wiltshire at War: Community stories series. It has been produced by the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre. read more…

Residential boaters survey


We are assessing the housing needs of those who use a boat as their primary residence and are inviting boat dwellers in Wiltshire to complete an online survey, link below. The survey will be open until Saturday 30 September and will help us have a clearer view of the needs of those living on read more…

Healthy Weight 4 Life

10 Min Shake Ups

Wiltshire Council’s Public Health team have developed a healthy weight 4 life toolkit full of clear messages on what is a healthy weight and why it is important, plus links to recommended websites, resources and services available to people living in Wiltshire. The toolkit is aimed at all ages, from those who are planning a read more…

Find the right health advice and treatment over the August bank holiday

NHS Clinical Commissioning

PRESS RELEASE 15 August 2017 Find the right health advice and treatment over the August bank holiday With GP surgeries in Wiltshire closed on Monday 28 August 2017, Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group is asking people to plan ahead and consider the range of healthcare services available to them if they need medical advice or treatment read more…

Paralympic Champion Stephanie Millward Supports New Airbase

Stephanie Millward

PARALYMPIC swimming champion Stephanie Millward MBE is encouraging people to help build a better future for Wiltshire Air Ambulance and complete the fundraising for its new airbase. Stephanie, from Box in Wiltshire, has become a Charity Ambassador with Wiltshire Air Ambulance and on Friday (11 August) she visited the site of the new airbase at read more…