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

Euro profile locks – is your house secure?

There still continues to be a number of burglaries in the area where entry is via an unlocked door/window or by attacking the euro profile locks. Please lock your doors, even if you are in, and ensure your locks are

Silsden School Planning App 17/05793/REG

This planning application will affect everyone in Silsden, whether you have primary age school children or not. The position of the proposed new school is such it will generate a lot of extra traffic and has the potential of making

Core Strategy Inspectors Report

Core Strategy Inspectors Report The Planning Inspectorate appointed Mr Stephen J Pratt BA(Hons) MRTPI as Independent Planning Inspector on behalf of the Secretary of State to take charge of the Examination of the Bradford District Core Strategy. The Programme Officer

Silsden Neighbourhood Watch Public Meeting – Update and Minutes

Hi everyone, Many thanks to everyone who came to our public meeting on Wednesday. We were pleased to see over 50 members of our community there, which was a great response. This was a very constructive meeting and big thanks

Plan-IT Newsletter July 2017


Hi everyone. Following all the ongoing issues regarding crime in the town, Silsden Neighbourhood Watch have organised a public meeting on Weds 26th July at 7pm in the Town Hall. The meeting will be attended by representatives of West Yorkshire

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

Millions spent in Bradford after assets stripped in Silsden

A proposed new £15 million market in Bradford is a kick in the teeth for Silsden people losing land and buildings, claims a councillor. Adrian Naylor said cash-strapped Bradford Council was spending millions on the city centre while outlying towns and

Silsden library will close at the end of this month

  Silsden library will close at the end of this month and will not reopen until the summer, says a councillor. The shock news was revealed this week despite efforts by townspeople to take over the library from Bradford Council.