Recent News

  • Highways Safety Schemes

    Following the last Area Committee meeting we can update as follows:- Crossflatts safety scheme:- objections where heard and the scheme approved for implementation Bingley Grammar safety scheme:- objections where heard and the scheme approved for implementation Beckfoot / Hazelbeck safety scheme:- currently in design and consultation with emergency services Primrose Drive / Milner Farm:- traffic calming…

  • High Rise Housing

    On behalf of local residents who have expressed concerns about their homes in light of the recent tragedy we have been in dialogue with Incommunities to seek assurances that the cladding and fire precautions are safe and fit for purpose. Incommunities have issued the following, which we will continue to scrutinise and challenge. David H…

  • Bingley Biathlon

    Another great family event held in Myrtle Park to support Friends of Bingley Pool, Bingley Harriers and Bingley Swimming Club, following up on the inaugural event last year. A run and swim for individuals or two person teams saw hundreds of people using the park, competing or watching in the sun. David H

  • A Right Royal Do

    Summer has been busy on the community events scene, it was a credit to the Friends of Prince of Wales Park and their supporters for this summers event in the park. Hundreds of residents and their friends came out to enjoy themselves in the sunshine and take a look at what has been going on.…

  • Eldwick and Gilstead Gala

    It was a great privilege to be invited to judge the carnival floats, all the young people involved (and their helpers) had made a really great effort to impress, it was a very close call and everyone deserves a pat on the back for their efforts. It was good the rain held off allowing the…

  • Lady Lane and Oakwood election

    Following the poll on Thursday,  Andrew Fenton was elected to serve the residents of the ward on Bingley Town Council. Andrew has already been out and about in the ward, taking a look at the allotments on Beck Lane and Prince of Wales Park, “I would like to thank all the residents who braved the weather to…

  • Road Safety Scheme Keighley Road

    Currently Bradford Council are consulting on safety improvements between Laurel Grove and Harold Street, this is one of three schemes your Bingley Councillors have secured funding for on the old A650. The scheme includes a raised puffin crossing and traffic calming measures aimed at reducing speed and improving safety for young citizens at Bingley Grammar…

  • Sainsbury Site

    At last the old BBB’s site has been sold by Sainsburys to Lidl. The new thinking of the UK large supermarkets to pull back from large stores hit the proposals in town and with the help of Phil Davies MP, we ensured the site was cleared to allow a better chance for its sale. Like…

  • Surgery 21st January

    Trinity All Saints Primary school We will be available for you from 11 am till 12 should you have anything to raise with us David H  

  • Road Safety Schemes A650 Crossflatts, Bingley Grammar, Beckfoot School

    We have been highlighting concerns with highways officers for some time regarding issues on the old A650 from Beckfoot School through to Crossflatts, as a result on 1st of July 2015 we approved funding from the Shipley Area Committee Highways Safety Funding (2016-17 spending window) for scemes at Crossflatts, Bingley Grammar and Beckfoot School The Crossflatts…