BINGLEY TOWN COUNCIL

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Bingley, Cottingley, Crossflatts, Eldwick, Gilstead & Micklethwaite

Welcome

The period is now open for nominations for the vacancy in Crow Nest ward, and if contested the election will take place on Thursday 25th July 2024  

Nomination forms can be requested from either Bradford Council or the Town Clerk at Bingley Town Council.

Notice of Election for Bingley Town Council

Here we’ve gathered news about the work being done by your council together with some key announcements, details of Council meetings and other local events and information about how to get in touch.

Key Announcements 

Neighbourhood Plan

Bingley Town Council has started to prepare a Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Please click this link to access all documentation relating to the Neighbourhood Plan.

 

Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) 2023-2024

The Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) for 2023-24 for Bingley Town Council has been sent to the external auditor for approval: please see the links below for the ‘Notice for Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance and Accountability Return’ and ‘A Summary of Your Rights’ for further information on the exercise of public rights relating to the annual accounts, and also ‘Section 1 Annual Governance Statement’ and ‘Section 2 The Accounting Statements.

Please click on the links below to view the following documents:

Section 1 Annual Governance Statement

Section 2 The Accounting Statements.

Local authority accounts – a summary of your rights

Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance and Accountability Return

 

 

Unacceptable behaviour statement

We treat everyone with courtesy and respect and ask for the same in return. We ask that you treat your councillors, council staff and others working in a paid capacity for Bingley Town Council, courteously without violence, abuse or harassment. Councillors, council staff and others working in a paid capacity for Bingley Town Council, have the right to carry out their civic duties and work without fear of being attacked or abused. Any behaviour whether that be verbal, physical or in writing, which causes councillors, council staff  or others working in a paid capacity for Bingley Town Council, to feel uncomfortable, embarrassed, or threatened, is totally unacceptable. The zero tolerance policy includes abuse, aggression or threats made in person, over the telephone or in written communication, including on social media. The council considers threatening behaviour to be: attempted or actual aggressive, or physical actions made towards any councillor or member of staff, the use of aggressive, or abusive language, (including raising of the voice, swearing, shouting or in writing) which threatens or intimidates councillors or council staff and others working in a paid capacity for Bingley Town Council.

This year, the Town Council entered the national Loo of the year Awards for our public toilet facilities near our office. 

We are so pleased to announce that we were awarded ‘Platinum Plus’ which is the highest grade. This is a great achievement for our town.

Contact Us

Bingley Town Council’s offices are open to the public for general enquiries every Monday and Wednesday from 10am to 12pm

Bingley Town Council can also be contacted by email at enquiries@bingleytowncouncil.gov.uk or by telephone on the following numbers:

Town Clerk: 07529 222679

Deputy Town Clerk: 07703 188660

Admin Assistant: 07579 814666 

 

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