Bradford on Avon Area Board - Wednesday 19 June 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: St Laurence School, Ashley Road, Bradford on Avon, BA15 1DZ

Contact: Kevin Fielding 

No. Item


Election of Chairman

To elect a Chairman for the forthcoming year 2019/20


Election of Vice-Chairman

To elect a Vice-Chairman for the forthcoming year 2019/20


Appointments to Outside Bodies

·         Bradford on Avon Community Area Transport Group all

           members invited to attend


·         Bradford on Avon Local Youth Network (or successor

           organisation) one member to attend


·         Bradford on Avon Health and Wellbeing Group one

           member to attend


·         Bradford on Avon Older Peoples’ and Carers’ Champion –

           Bradford on Avon Seniors Forum to represent


·         Bradford on Avon Dementia Action Alliance one member to



·         Bradford on Avon Streets Ahead/ Air Quality Alliance one

           member to attend


·         BoA Business one member to attend


·         Bradford on Avon Assets Working Group one member to




Chairman's Welcome, Introduction and Announcements

Chairman’s Announcements:


·         Community Led Housing Project


·         Homelessness Strategy Consultation


·         Winter Weather Provisions


·         Highways Improvements and Traffic Survey Requests




Supporting documents:


Apologies for Absence



To approve and sign as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on Wednesday 13 March 2019.




Supporting documents:


Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of disclosable interests or dispensations granted by the Standards Committee.



Written Partner Updates

·         Wiltshire Police

·         Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue

·         NHS Wiltshire

·         HealthWatch Wiltshire

·         Town Council

·         Parish Councils


Supporting documents:


Climate Change and Environmental Themed Projects and Initiatives

Updates and discussion:


  • Introduction from Cllr Sarah Gibson
  • Climate Emergency – Cllr  Richard Clewer Cabinet Member for Housing, Corporate Services, Arts, Heritage and Tourism
  • Clean Air Day 20 June
  • St Laurence School – Sustainable Travel/Walk to School Week
  • Climate Friendly BoA
  • Extinction Rebellion
  • Plastic Free BoA
  • National Refill day 19 June



Grant Recipient Feedback

Feedback from local groups and organisations who have received grant funding from the Area Board


Working Group Update

·         Health and Wellbeing


·         Community Area Transport Group


·         Youth


Supporting documents:


Grant Funding

To determine any applications for Community Area Grants.

Grant application packs for the Community Area Grants Scheme

are available from the Community Area Manager or electronically at:




Amount requested

Applicant: The Mead Primary School
Project Title: Community Art Studio and Meeting Space

View full application


Applicant: Kids Kitchen Collective CIC
Project Title:
Kids Kitchen Bradford-on-Avon

View full application



Cllr Lead Initiative


Cllr Trevor Carbin requesting £500 for Staverton Butterfly Garden, a project

to convert a small area of waste ground into a wildlife garden, with butterfly-friendly planting. The area is currently overgrown and littered.






Supporting documents:


Date of Next Meeting

Wednesday 11 September at St Margaret’s Hall.