News

Welcome to the North Bradley Parish portal, which serves the Villages of North Bradley, Yarnbrook, and Brokerswood. Please browse the various news items which appear.The website also contains valuable information about various aspects of our community, from facilities, to shows and groups in the parish If you are searching for something in particular, please use the search facility at the top of the site.  If you have any news items you wish to submit, please contact the Parish Council using the link above..

 

CAP Money Course

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Carer Support Wiltshire

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Carer Support Wiltshire is a charity with a team of support workers who can provide information and support to carers living in Wiltshire, at the other end of the telephone, or face to face, along with accessing to counselling and advice relating to your role. 

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Burglar Alarm Scam

Please be aware of this potential scam.

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Wiltshire Good Neighbours

wgnAs your local Good Neighbour Co-ordinator, I can help put older people in the community in touch with the services and people that can help them lead more independent lives.  I can provide information on any topic affecting older people – no query is too big or too small.  We are currently helping people find the support they might need to get ready for Winter. Please read on for more                  information.

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Community Speedwatch

10wt14SpeedwatchAre you able to spare one hour per month to support the North Bradley Community Speedwatch Group ?

We really need some more volunteers to join the Group.

Wiltshire Police are planning some training in October and November.

If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Nick Crangle on 761740 or

Wiltshire Bobby Van Trust

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The Trust  provide a Courtesy Home Security Service for older, vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Swindon and Wiltshire, who have become, or are at risk of becoming victims of house crime or domestic abuse.

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Cold Callers - Alarm Systems

The police have  received about a company which targets the elderly and vulnerable members of society with unsolicited telephone calls offering an intruder alarm system.

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Church Lane School Traffic


northbradleytapestryChurch Lane does suffer terribley from traffic issues during the school drop off and pick up times as the people living in and around the area will justify. The subject is a hot topic at the school and most Parish Council meetings. Janette O'Brien has written a note to residents of North Bradley to clarify what the school is doing in order to aid the situation.

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A Day in the Life of North Bradley Parish Councillor


I read an article recently that said that the BBC sitcom "The Vicar of Dibley" has been blamed for putting people off the idea of running for parish councillor. Made me think of our own parish councillors, are we powerless eccentrics like in The Vicar of Dibley? Comparing the programme with the real thing, I'm not aware that our Chairman, Roger Evans, is a multi-millionaire, if he is he can buy us all a drink at Christmas. Read on for Cllr Lee Lee's excellent write up of a day in the life...

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Peace Memorial Hall

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There are a number of activities going on in your Peace Memorial hall in North Bradley, from educational to leisure, from computing to pub games. Read on for some activities that might interest you...

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Fancy a Walk?

walkingWalking is the cheapest and probably the most enjoyable way of getting regular exercise, but what puts most people off is the thought of walking alone. Well there is an easy solution to the problem - Join a walking group!

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