Ward Forum

Ward Forum

To keep you up to date with what we’re doing, and to keep us up to date with what you’re thinking, why not join our Ward Development Forums. Just click the link below or alternatively, visit the Keighley Town Council Facebook Page and click on the Groups tab. Find your Ward and answer a couple of questions to become part of the conversation. Ward Development Forums are a place to share information and updates regarding activities and opportunities within Keighley. Once Covid restrictions have been lifted you will be able to take part and meet your Town Councillors in person at a local venue near you.


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Schools: St Andrews Primary School,

Community Centres/Groups: Temple Row Centre, Bangladeshi Community Centre

Environmental: Dementia Gardens, Postmans Walk

Religious Venues: Keighley Shared Church, Shah Jalal Mosque Keighley, All Nations Church Centre, Madinah Mosque

Other Places of Interest: Town Hall Square, The Salvation Army, Keighley Creative, Keighley Healthy Living Centre

Councillor: Mohammad Nazam

Long Lee




Schools: Long Lee Primary School, Parkwood Primary School

Community Centres: Long Lee and Thwaites Brow Village Hall

Religious Venues: St Barnabas C of E Church, Long Lee Methodist Church

Other Places of Interest: The Twines

Councillors: Chris Graham & Leanne Wrench


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Schools: Our Lady of Victories, Beckfoot Phoenix and Merlin Top

Community Centres: Foster Gardens Community Centre, 

Keith Thompson Centre,

The Good Shepherd Centre, Rainbow Children’s Centre

Environmental: North Dean Allotments, Community Allotment Site – Former Cabbage Club

Councillor: Emanuele Bernardini

Morton and Sandbeds




Schools: East Morton C of E Primary School

Community Centres: Morton Village Institute

Environmental: Wrights Fields Allotments, Morton in Bloom

Religious Venues: St Luke’s Church, Last Morton Independent Congregational Chapel

Other Places of Interest: East Morton Community Shop


Councillors: Mick Westerman & Vacancy

Bracken Bank



Schools: Beckfoot Oakbank School, Ingrow Primary School, Worth Valley Primary School

Community Centres: Low Fold Family and Children’s Centre,

Sue Belcher Centre,

St Michaels Community Centre

Environmental: Allotments on Staveley Road

Religious Venues: St John The Evangelist Church

Other Places of Interest: Damems Nature Trail

Councillors: Chris Herd & Vacancy x2


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Schools: Oakworth Primary School, Oldfield Primary School

Community Centres/Groups: Oakworth Community Hub, Oakworth Village Society, Oakworth Village Hall 

Environmental: Dockroyd Road Allotments, Sensory Garden,

Religious Venues: Oakworth Methodist Church, Christ Church, Slack Lane Baptist Church, Saint Johns Church Newsholme

Other Places of Interest: Holden Park, Holden Hall

Councillors: Peter Corkindale, Mark Curtis & Luke Maunsell

Bogthorn and Exley

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School: Oakbank Academy 

Religious Venues: Exley Head Methodist Church 

Other Places of Interest:

Bronte Fields

Councillor: Martin Walker


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Schools: Laycock Primary School

Community Centres: Laycock Village Hall

Environmental: Laycock Layby

Religious Venues: Keighley New Church

Other Places of Interest: Laycock Phone Box Book Exchange, Turkey Inn

Councillor: John Kirby


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School: None

Environment: Hogg Holes Clough

Religious Venues: None

Community Centres: Hainworth Wood Community Centre


Councillors: Samantha Cooper & Mick Dowse

Spring Gardens



Schools: Beckfoot Phoenix Primary School, St Annes Primary School, Holy Family Primary School, UAK

Community Centres/Groups: Lions Den (Mens Shed)

Environmental: St Johns Road Allotments

Religious Venues: St Marks Church, St Annes Church

Other Places of Interest: Cliffe Castle

Councillors: Clare Abberton, Anayat Mohammad, Shazad Mahmood


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Schools: Victoria Primary School

Community Centres: Highfield Community Centre

Environmental: Red Cliffe Community Orchard

Religious Venues: All Saints Church

Other Places of Interest: Musicians Centre

Councillors: Amjid Ahmed & Vacancy




Schools: Riddlesden St Mary’s Primary School

Environmental: Granby Drive Allotments, Marley Allotments

Religious Venues: Riddlesden Untied Reformed Church, St Mary The Virgin Church, Ilkley Road Methodist Church

Other Places of Interest: Low Wood Scout Activity Centre, East Riddlesden Hall


Councillors: Michelle Shaw, Andrea Walker, Sohail Zubair

Fell Lane



Schools: Beckfoot Nessfield School

Environmental: Arncliffe Allotments, Castle Hill Allotments, 

Westfell Green Space,

Religious Venues: Trinity Church

Councillors: Julie Adams, Joshua Clarkson & Phil Shaw

Knowle Park

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Schools: Holycroft Primary School, St Josephs Primary School,

Environmental: Selbourne Grove Allotments, Knowle Park Planter, Lund Park Planting Team

Places of Interest: Timothy Taylors Brewery

Religious Venues: St Josephs Church, Church of Nazarene, New Hope Apostolic Church

Councillor: Vacancy




Schools: Eastwood Community Primary School

Community Centres: KAWACC, Sangat Community Centre

Environmental: Hard Ings Road Allotments

Religious Venues: Christ Harvest Church, Keighley Markazi Jamia Mosque, Ghosiyah Mosque, Muhammadi Masjid, Keighley Muslim Association

Councillors: Javaid Akhtar & Abdul Shohid