Thursday Dec 5
Planning file - 5 December 2013
ADDINGHAM: Two-storey side extension and single-storey rear extension with extended driveway and retaining wall, 12 Saw Mill Lane.
Thursday Dec 5
Thrills as festive switch is flicked in Burley-in-Wharfedale
Fairground rides, Christmas goodies and a traction engine were among the attractions in Burley-in-Wharfedale on Saturday as the village's festive lights were switched on.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Menston and Burley MP fails in bid to force Government to rethink plans
Menston and Burley-in-Wharfedale MP Philip Davies last week failed in a last-gasp attempt to slam the brakes on Army cuts in a Commons revolt.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Ghyll Royd School pupils get to enjoy top trip
Children from one of the district's schools enjoyed an action-packed residential trip to the Dearne Valley in South Yorkshire and a trip to the National Coal Mining Museum en route.
Burley-in-Wharfedale set for big illumination
The centre of Burley-in-Wharfedale will be transformed into a Christmas marketplace once again tomorrow for the switch-on of the village's festive illuminations.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The following planning applications have been received by Leeds City Council:
Bramhope: alterations to form new lower ground floor including terrace area with balustrading above and steps to side/rear; two-storey extension with juliet balcony to rear; porch and enlarge existing driveway, new gates with pillars to front.
Petition calls to keep Wharfedale greenbelt boundary
A 2,000-signature petition calling for Wharfedale's green belt boundaries to remain as they are will be handed over to Bradford Council in December.
Planning file - 28 November 2013
ADDINGHAM: Installation of air source heat pump in cellar with exhaust through existing coal shute to outside, 18 Church Street ADDINGHAM: Change of use from butchers shop and storage to form 2 flat units with retention of small ground floor retail unit, J Dixon And Sons Butchers, 127 Main Street.
Burley-in-Wharfedale lights switch on
The centre of Burley -in-Wharfedale will be transformed into a Christmas marketplace this Saturday for the switch-on of the village's festive illuminations.
Labour man set to battle for Keighley and Ilkley seat
The new Labour candidate for the Keighley and Ilkley constituency, John Grogan, with former Keighley MP Ann Cryer at the Ilkley Bandstand Former Selby MP and Burley-in-Wharfedale resident John Grogan has been selected by the Labour Party to contest the Keighley and Ilkley seat in the 2015 General Election.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Menston and Burley-in-Wharfedale MP honoured for fight against press regulation
Menston and Burley-in-Wharfedale MP Philip Davies has been named Parliamentarian of the Year for standing up for a free press.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
One of the street signs thought to be misspelled
But it has been revealed the name is probably the result of an administrative error dating back more than a decade.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Burley-in-Wharfedale landmark pub The Red Lion re-opens for new era
A landmark village pub is to reopen this weekend following a A 100,000 investment by the leaseholder and a leading national pub chain.
Ilkley Town Crier does the honours for Christmas light show
Ilkley will call on its town crier to officially light up the town for Christmas this weekend, as one of his last duties in the role.
Planning file - 21 November 2013
Bramhope: outline planning application for residential development , a convenience store and public open space.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Landmark Burley-in-Wharfedale pub opens again
A landmark village pub is to re-open this weekend following a A 100,000 investment by the leaseholder and a leading national pub chain.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Housing targets for Wharfedale are slashed
Housing targets for the Wharfedale district have been slashed by a total of 1,500 homes under a new plan drawn up by Bradford Council planners.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Brothers to star in touring West End musical
Two brothers from the district have landed major roles in the touring version of West End production Scrooge the Musical.