Bingley, Cottingley, Crossflatts, Eldwick, Gilstead & Micklethwaite






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 


Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) 2022-2023

The Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) for 2022-23 for Bingley Town Council has been sent to the external auditor for approval:

Please click on the link to view the ‘Notice for Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance and Accountability Return’ for further information on the exercise of public rights relating to the annual accounts.

Click on the following links to view:

Section 1 Annual Governance Statement

Section 2 The Accounting Statements.



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,




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 or by telephone on the following numbers:

Town Clerk: 07529 222679

Deputy Town Clerk: 07703 188660

Admin Assistant: 07579 814666 (Monday to Thursday 10am to 2pm)


Latest News

Bingley Town Council Mailing – May 2023 (issue no.76)

Hello All, There's a lot in this newsletter so I'll keep this short. I'd like to thank the Councillors for having confidence in me and re-electing me as Chair for this civic year.   Hope everyone enjoyed the bank holiday weekend. Kind Regards Councillor Philippa...

Town Councillor Vacancies

Are you interested in becoming a Town Councillor?   Bingley Town Council currently have two vacancies for Councillors for the Gilstead and Priestthorpe Wards. Follow the link to find out more about how to get involved. Co-option information for interested...

Contact Details

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