Category: Infrastructure

1,000 new houses could be built on land surrounding Silsden Primary School campus

Up to 1,000 new houses could be built on land surrounding the proposed replacement for Silsden Primary School campus, says Bradford Council. The council’s planning application for the new school building claims that a company is considering building the housing

Bradford Council proposes new traffic orders for Silsden

A traffic order is being advertised in Silsden recommending: No waiting at any time on two lengths of Bradley Road and No waiting at any time on two lengths of Belton Road and four lengths of Keighley Road. These intended restrictions

Bradford’s risk of flooding is due to be signed off

A “VERY late” assessment of Bradford’s risk of flooding is due to be signed off by Council bosses on Tuesday. And opposition councillors say they still fear the authority is not taking the threat of flooding seriously enough. Legislation introduced

Silsden is to get a new primary school on a greenfield site on the outskirts of town

From Keighley News Silsden is to get a new primary school on a greenfield site on the outskirts of town. The new campus, above Daisy Hill and Silsden Park, will bring together the existing Hothfield Junior School and Aire View

How will town cope?

The figure of 1,200 new homes would mean an average of two cars per house, going on for 2,400 more vehicles hitting the village/town. Plus there will be cars that visit these houses. Silsden cannot cope at the moment with

The Trouble with the Bell Square Junction – the blind spot

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The following sequence of pictures was taken from the viewpoint of a saloon car driver exiting right from Bell Square onto Bolton Road. (Look out for the Landrover and the blue car circled in yellow) The blind spot does not

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