Anyone keen to boost community life in Baildon is being urged to apply for a vacancy on its town council.

Following the retirement of Alan Martin in the South West Ward, applications are now being considered from volunteers who wish to contribute to the town’s future.

The vacancy is to be filled by co-option, without an election and you are interested in becoming a town councillor, write to the Town Council including a brief resume of no more than 500 words. For more information call the clerk on (01274) 593169, e-mail clerk@baildon or visit the council’s website.