For community links to businesses, groups and institutions, please visit the relevant pages in the directory.
Infamous former resident of Wilsden Elvis the parrot was threatened with an ASBO for his misbehaviour in 2008 and featured in several national and local newspapers. He now resides at Woodbank Nurseries in Harden.
Newspaper for Bradford and the surrounding region.
Voice of the Valleys is a free, honest-to-goodness, old-fashioned newspaper covering local issues, history, trade and the views of the community. It is available from selected outlets in the Worth and Aire Valleys, Spar, Co-op, shops and information centres. It can also be read online.
Freecycle group for the local area, where people advertise items they no longer want for collection.
The man known as the “Bradford Jesus Man” or the “Smiling Monk” (real name Geoff) is a well-known local character who has been seen walking around Wilsden and the surrounding areas for many decades. This website keeps tabs on Geoff and charts his progress around Bradford.