Archive for Month: March 2014

  • Find My

    A new feature on the council web site, by using your post code you can check a whole host of services. Want to check your garden waste or recycle bin collection dates, nearby planning applications, tree preservation orders, parks etc, give it a try.  David H

  • Get Composting offer

    Recycle your organic kitchen and garden waste into a rich nutritious compost that’s great for the garden. The current offer is due to end 31st March, so if you’re thinking of getting into composting, why not BUY NOW to save that little bit extra. Some councils also subsidise the price of the compost bins, to…

  • Local Development, are you Concerned!

    The Labour run council want to concrete over at least an additional 115 acres of Bingley countryside, on top of sites that are already allocated for development, in their assault on the green fields that make Bingley and villages special, to provide an additional 1400 houses while 100’s of acres of brown field sites have…

  • Sty Lane Planning

    The developers who wish to build at Sty Lane have a planning application that is currently being processed by the Council, the objection period is still open, but the clock is ticking. This is a full application for a replacement bridge, and outline application for housing at this site. This is a new application and…

  • Investing in young people

    As a member of the management board of Bingley Youth Cafe our meeting on Thursday highlighted the great work that has been achieved by the staff and youth members. We are on track to meet and we have already surpassed some of our targets in this innovative community lead project. When the idea was first…