Thanks to everyone who came to our beautiful town to enjoy the fantastic Bingley Canal Festival in 2018. We are now pleased to announce that the 3rd edition will be on Saturday 13th June. More details to come in the coming weeks. Hope to see you again on our stall by the canal towpath!
We don’t usually share events which are not walk related but on this occasion we believe there is enough ground for us to make an exception:
it’s a community event involving three local organisations
it’s a family fun day
it’s happening locally using local facilities (Bingley Pool and Myrtle Park)
So let’s make this a success and hopefully it will be a recurring annual event for many years to come!
Cliffe Castle Heritage Park in Keighley is one of the outdoor gems of the Aire Valley. Unfortunately, this Victorian countryside park had fallen into disarray over the years and a much needed refurbishment work was needed. Following a successful bid, Bradford Council managed to secure £3.5 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund’s Parks for the People programme, and provided the remaining 1 million of the funding itself. The full restoration including the glasshouse, fountains, aviary and paths is now nearing completion and a Grand Re-opening ceremony is planned on 10th December 2017.
More than 400 people attended the launch of Walkers are Welcome Bingley. The event, on Saturday 11th April, was held at Bingley Arts Centre and was attended and supported by local businesses and community groups, including local GPs and healthcare … Continued