Month: February 2016

Silsden Youth Council meeting discusses the options for the town’s youth club

5:23pm Tuesday 16th February 2016 By Herald reporter People who want to keep Silsden’s youth provision at its current base in Elliott Street have met to discuss the best way forward. They discussed the uncertain future of the Bradford Council-owned

Flood damage repairs in Silsden could cost more than £200,000

5:11am Thursday 4th February 2016 By David Knights Photo credit Peter Ford REPAIRS to a wall and pavement damaged during the Boxing Day floods in Silsden could cost up to £200,000. The collapsed wall near the entrance to Aldi supermarket

Extra places promised as part of the proposed merger of Silsden schools

2:27pm Tuesday 2nd February 2016 By David Knights AIRE VIEW Infant School in Silsden will almost treble in size as part of proposals to merge the town’s two schools. The newly-created Aire View Primary School will eventually have 630 pupils

The History of Rugby in Silsden

The following information was kindly provided by Rob Grillo SILSDEN (1) The original Silsden rugby team was said to have been formed in 1883, although the first fixtures located in the local press were in the 1884-85 season. They first