to the Bewerley Parish Council web page. The council is over 100
years old and was inaugurated with just three councillors and
a chairman from the Yorke family of Bewerley Hall. The current
council is comprised of nine parish councillors, one district
councillor and a clerk and is elected every 4 years.
area covered by the council stretches from Glasshouses bridge
in the south to Foster Beck in the north and from Greenhow in
the west to the River Nidd where it borders with Pateley Bridge.
The Parish has approximately 550 parishioners and is 2337 Ha.
The objective of the Parish Council is to represent the interests
of its parishioners in matters such as planning applications,
highways, environmental and many other local issues. The Council
is also represented on several outside bodies such as Police Liaison,
Britain in Bloom, Swimming Pool, Memorial Hall, Quarry Liaison
and Millennium Green. Regular meetings with both Harrogate Borough
Council and North Yorkshire County Council are also attended.
Council meets on the 3rd Monday of every month and the meeting
Agenda is posted in the parish notice boards one week in advance
of the meeting. The Parish Council also produces a quarterly newsletter
which is distributed to all households in the parish.
It is the Council’s goal to seek feedback from its parishioners
and actively involve them as much as possible. Please visit the Bewerley Parish Council website for further information.