Menston Parish Council

Disabled access at Menston Railway Station

The Department of Transport is asking for nominations for railway stations which would benefit from improved access for disabled and wheelchair users. Menston Parish Council will be writing a letter of support and would like to encourage Menston residents to provide details about problems that they encounter at the railway station to: Helen Ford, West Yorkshire Combined Authority, Wellington House, 40-50 Wellington Street, Leeds, LS1 2DE by 9th November. More details are available here


Details about the new planning application (17/04591/MAF) for the Demolition of a steel frame agricultural building and small agricultural shed and the residential development of 133 dwellings with associated infrastructure works and access on land at Bingley Road are available on the Applications page 

The Parish Council's response to this planning application is here   

 Menston Parish Council was formed in 2006 and is one of 19 town and parish councils across the Bradford District. The Parish Council consists of seven elected councillors and a part-time paid clerk. Contact details for each of the councillors can be found by opening the "Parish Councillors" page. Contact details for the clerk can be found by opening the "Contact the Parish Council" page.

The Parish Council and Planning Committee usually meet on the last Thursday of every month at 7.00pm in Room 17 at Kirklands. Information about the Parish Council meeting dates and copies of the agendas and minutes can be found by opening the "Meetings, Agendas and Minutes" page. Information about the Planning Committee meetings and about the planning applications being considered at the Planning Committee can be found by opening the "Planning" page.

Members of the public are welcome to attend Parish Council and Planning Committee meetings and raise issues of local concern in the public consultation slot at the beginning of each meeting.