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  • Community Chest Grants

    Local groups have made bids and been successful at our latest Community Chest grants meeting Beckfoot & Bingley Tennis Club £350 replacement marking equipment Friends of Trinity All Saints Primary £350 items for the before and after club David H  

  • Community Chest Grants

    At the July meeting we approved grants to:- Busy Bees Baby & Toddler Playgroup based at St Wilfrid’s Church for new table and chairs for the youngsters. Wharfdale Scouts sailing centre at Reva Reservoir for grounds equipment, scouts from all over the district will benefit. David H      

  • Big Belly Bins

    After a trial in Shipley we started the roll out next in Bingley of new compacting solar powered bins, they were installed earlier this year allowing the old bins to be relocated, or removed to reduce street clutter. This improvement in the town has gone down really well with a number of people commenting to…

  • Tidying up Town

    This week your Bingley Ward Councillors ensured Bingley public toilets had a new coat of paint, brightening them up for the summer season and in time for Bingley Show and the forthcoming Music Live. David H  

  • Flood Road Show

    Residents of Bingley affected by the Boxing day floods will be able to visit the Environment Agency road show. Flood recovery roadshow for Bradford The Environment Agency will be out and about in the flood hit areas of Bradford next week as part of an ongoing flood recovery programme following the December 2015 flooding. Many rivers across Yorkshire…

  • Local Plan Land Allocations

    Last call for your comments, they must be in by 5pm Tuesday 19th RE:     LOCAL PLAN FOR THE BRADFORD DISTRICT – ALLOCATIONS DEVELOPMENT PLAN DOCUMENT ISSUES AND OPTIONS CONSULTATION  (REGULATION 18) As you will know the Council is in the process of producing a new Local Plan for the District which will eventually replace the…

  • Bingley Brilliant Biathlon

    Up for a swim and a run in aid of our local pool! Join Mark and David on Sunday 10th July and take part in the Friends of Bingley pool event, you can register to take part at EntryCentral.com David H

  • Cllr David Hestletine Visits Shipley Youth Cafe

    As part of my role as Chairman of the Area Committee it is important to seek the view and aspirations of all our communities. Young people welcomed me to Shipley Youth Café in May where I presented some 27 young people with accreditation’s and awards. I was given a presentation about the Youth Café by…

  • Your Conservative Town Councillors

    Rachel, Geoff, Thomas and Andrew were successful at the recent first Bingley Town Council elections, we are pleased to welcome them to the local Tory team, once the Town Council have set up their contact emails we will share them on the website. Andrew Quarrie, Bingley Central & Myrtle, Thomas Cheney, Crossflatts & Micklethwaite, Rachel Varley and Geoff…

  • Local Elections May 5th

    On May 5th Councillor John Pennington is standing for re-election as your representative on Bradford Council. Have you a question for John then drop him an email or give him a call;- john.pennington@bradford.gov.uk 07836 261557 “You may not agree, but I will give an honest answer” said John.