“Change only happens when ordinary people get involved”

Since 2017, we have transformed the Town Council; creating youth services, protecting woodlands and wildlife, supporting businesses and leading the town’s response to COVID-19. Among many other things! There’s more coming – but we need your help to make it happen. With elections scheduled for May, we’d love to hear from potential candidates and volunteers. … Read more

Community Survey: share your feedback and ideas

Help us set a course for the remainder of the current Town Council term by answering the questions below! We ask for your name and email address to ensure that each form submitted is from a different person — the answers will be anonymised and we will not store your email address after the survey … Read more

Community Meeting #1 — Winter 2017

Representing the whole community Town Club, above ‘The Stumble Inn’, Market Street 8 – 9.30pm, Thu 16th November 2017 — Attendees: 22   This was the first of Ideal Bradford’s ‘café style’ community meetings, designed to engage with people in a relaxed environment. In this session, we wanted to explore ideas of how Ideal Bradford can … Read more

Representing the WHOLE Community

Thursday 16th November The Bradford Club, Market Street, Bradford on Avon 20:00 – 21:30 This is the first in a new series of public forums for the community to put their thoughts to Ideal Bradford on a whole range of issues. This one is about how we represent you. It’s a gathering of different community … Read more

Referendum Day! Remember to Vote!

We've Got A *Neighbourhood* Plan — Vote YES on September 20th

It’s the day of the Neighbourhood Plan referendum! Polls are open until 10pm today, Wednesday 20th September. Please make sure you vote ‘Yes’ for adoption of the Neighbourhood Plan. You do not need your polling card to vote. You can also hand in your postal vote at any polling station if you’ve not managed to … Read more

Landing soon: watch out for our leaflets!

This week, every household in Bradford on Avon should get a leaflet all about Ideal Bradford landing on the doormat. On the back, there’s a space for you to have your say about what an Ideal Bradford Town Council should do: drop them into shops and businesses with the “Your Vote” symbol in the window. … Read more