Flowers and planting June 2017

Flowers and planting June 2017

Bingley’s village societies and other local volunteer groups have now planted out the begonias, geraniums, dahlias and marigolds purchased by the Town Council from Bradford Council. Cottingley volunteers, Crossflatts, Gilstead and Micklethwaite village societies,... Read More
Summer planting and floral displays

Summer planting and floral displays

Plans laid earlier this year to beautify the town will shortly be coming to fruition. In early June, voluntary groups from across the parish will be collecting bedding plants, supplied by Bradford Council and paid for by Bingley Town Council, to enhance their floral... Read More
Latest action on litter

Latest action on litter

Bingley’s Green and Clean activists have been out in force recently, with further litter picks to tackle rubbish. On 29th April, a successful event in Gilstead saw a band of determined volunteers range over the moor, where there were some unusual finds. Apart from the... Read More
Riverside repairs

Riverside repairs

Photo: Riverside working group A working group of 11 volunteers from Carillion, led by Cllr Michelle Chapman and assisted by Cllr Chris O’Neill, spent two days earlier this month putting right some of the remaining damage from the Boxing Day floods of 2015. Their task... Read More
Green and Clean update March 2017

Green and Clean update March 2017

Picture: Cottingley litter pickers. Thanks to Philip Whiteoak of Bingley Camera Club A huge effort over the Great British Spring Clean weekend of 3rd– 5th March saw a whopping 110 bags of rubbish collected in Cottingley and Bingley during the course of three... Read More