Derry Hill & Bingley Road

Latest news - 

Update on Derry Hill planning application 19/02790/MAF - Residential development of 47 homes with access from Derry Hill, Menston - Land west of Derry Hill, Menston. More details are available from Bradford Council's Planning website here


Update on the Bingley Road planning application 17/04591MAF:


May 2019: Menston Parish Council has appointed Schofield Sweeney Solicitors to act on their behalf in drafting correspondence to Bradford Council's Drainage Department about the problems with site drainage for this planning application. Copies of the letters to date are available here.

New planning proposals for Bingley Road

March 2018:


The Parish Council, together with our local Councillors, MP and the MCA has submitted an objection to the proposed Bingley site development. This can be viewed here. 


The consultation on the new planning proposals for the Bingley Road site is on Thursday 15 June 2017 from 3.30-7pm at Kirklands.

The Johnson Mowat consultation website has now gone ‘live’ and currently includes a copy of the leaflet and an electronic feedback form. Following the exhibition event on the 15th June copies of all the exhibition material will also be available on the website to view.

There will be an opportunity at the exhibition to provide written feedback however comments can also be submitted to Johnson Mowat by post, email or through the online feedback form following the consultation event.


Below you can access the consultation leaflet and site notice provided by the developer, and also 4 fact sheets regarding the site, provided by the MCA.




Consultation leaflet

Site notice



Fact sheet 1 

Fact sheet 2 

Fact sheet 3 

Fact sheet 4 


You can read the Executive Summary of the independent report on Menston's flooding problems, produced in 2015 for Menston Action Group, here.