A short drive from Frome, Bradford-on-Avon, is a pretty, historic market town nestled on the banks of the River Avon.
Explore the town’s characterful architecture, from weavers’ cottages and ancient alleyways to grand clothiers’ houses and public buildings. Soak up the view in one of the many eateries overlooking the river before exploring the town’s independent shops.
Bradford boasts an 11th century Saxon church and a beautiful Tithe Barn dating from the fourteenth century, both sit close to the River Avon which can be explore by bike, foot or on the water.
The Kennet & Avon Canal also passes through the town and provides great opportunities for cycling and kayaking towards Bath or Devizes. If you’re travelling light, bikes and canoes can be hired locally.
For those looking for entertainment, the Wiltshire Music Centre plays host to a variety of world class performers.