From Keighley News, November 8th, 2018
Written by David Knights
LONG-AWAITED plans to increase car-parking space at Silsden-Steeton railway station have been submitted to rail chiefs. The expansion – which would reduce the need for drivers to park on surrounding streets – could include a new deck on top of the existing tarmac car park. Keighley MP John Grogan this week revealed that West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) was looking at a second parking level as the most likely option. He said: “This, and a number of other engineering options for the extension, have been submitted to Network Rail, who own the land.
From Ilkley Gazette, October 25th, 2018
CCTV cameras have been installed at Ben Rhydding Station following numerous complaints about vandalism and anti-social behaviour. Fourteen cameras have been put in place by Northern as part of a multi-million pound modernisation programme across its stations.
From Keighley News, October 22nd, 2018
Written by Miran Rahman
A NEW public charging point for electric cars will be installed in Keighley's Church Green car park. Keighley MP John Grogan said the device should be fitted some time within the next few months.It is part of a project which is running between now and March 2020, administered by Bradford Council and West Yorkshire Combined Authority. A total of 88 rapid charging points are due to be installed in West Yorkshire before March 2020.
From Ilkley Gazette, October 8th, 2018
Written by Claire Lomax
STORY of the Blues Night held at the Clarke Foley Centre in Ilkley on Tuesday, October 2 and organised by the Rotary Club of Ilkley Wharfedale was a great success raising £1,400 for local charities.