The Bingley Chamber of Trade will be holding a huge community event to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day. The event will run across the Bank Holiday weekend in May, on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th May 2020. Bingley will come alive with stalls, fair, markets, entertainment, food and much more!
Bingley Walkers are Welcome is now five years old and we will be holding our fourth Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 28th April at Cardigan House, Ferncliffe Road, Bingley. BD16 2TA. The meeting will start at 7.30 prompt and we will provide tea and coffee on arrival. There are several nearby car parks in Bingley. The meeting will be a formal and agenda led, and we will also be able to outline our plans for the forthcoming months.
Thanks to everyone who joined us for our third Bingley Walking Festival in 2019. What a success we had! About 130 people turned out. We are now pleased to announce that our fourth Walking Festival will be on Sunday 10th May (Bank Holiday Weekend). There will be five walks on offer. More details to come in the coming weeks. Hope to see you again!
Join us on Sunday 8th December for a Christmas Themed Walk. We will be singing carols! Our “Jingle Bell Stroll” will take you around Bingley and we will have 4 stops along the way.
What: Christmas Themed Walk – A Jingle Bell Stroll
When: Sunday 8th December 2019 – 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Walk will start outside of Bingley Arts Centre, near the Buttercross
Address: Bingley Arts Centre, Main Street, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Price: £ 0.00 – Guided walk is free! If you want to stay with us after the walk and enjoy a mince pie and mulled wine, a contribution of £2.00 will be asked.
The Bingley Christmas Fayre is an annual event organised by the Bingley Chamber of Trade & Commerce. It’s a great day out packed with entertainments for all the family and we absolutely recommend it! Come and enjoy the fun on Saturday 30th November 2019.
What: Bingley Christmas Fayre
When: Saturday 30th November 2019 from 10:00am to 16:30pm with lights switch on at 16:30pm!
Location: Market square and Bingley Arts Centre
Address: Town Square, Main Street, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Price: Most of the children’s entertainment are FREE! Otherwise prices will vary at various Christmas craft and food stalls.
Some great family winter events will be organised in Bingley Prince of Wales Park during the festive period! Come and visit to enjoy a great day out!
What: Snowman Trail
When: From Saturday 21st December 2019 to Sunday 5th January 2020
Location: Trail starts at the drinking fountain
Address: Prince of Wales Park, Parkside, Bingley, West-Yorkshire, BD16 3DG
Price: £ 0.00 – It’s free!
Last year, trees were decorated to represent historical events or present day life in the town e.g. the opening of the Leeds/Liverpool canal, the development of the railways, the Suffragette Movement, the Industrial Revolution, textiles, Bingley Music Live, Bingley Show, and the Arts in Bingley.
What: Bingley Christmas Tree Festival
When: Friday 13th December to Sunday 15th December 2019
Where: All Saints C of E Church, 52 Old Main Street, Bingley, BD16 2RH
Price: Free entry. Refreshments available. Charge will be asked for Friday “Wine & Cheese” 7-9pm.
On 1st August 2019 (Yorkshire Day), Bingley Walkers are Welcome are participating in the ‘Step Out’ sponsored walk organised by Cancer Support Yorkshire. This evening walk starting from Cottingley Community Centre is an occasion to raise money for this great charity which helps “local people with the emotional and physical effects of cancer, through counselling, complementary therapies and group work.”