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Village Design Statement

The VDS was adopted by Harrogate Borough Council on 25th July 2019. This means the Bilton-in-Ainsty with Bickerton VDS (Appendix 1) is adopted as Design Guidance to be used as material consideration in planning decisions in the Bilton-in-Ainsty with Bickerton Parish. A copy of the VDS is on this website for your reference. Village Design […]

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Update on judicial review for proposed development of 21 houses in Bickerton

Following the news that a Judicial Review would take place, Councillors asked the Chairman to take legal advice about our current position and whether there was anything further that the PC could do to influence this development. The Parish Council has established a relationship with a Harrogate Solicitor who is an expert in these matters […]

Renovated outbuilding Bickerton west on Main Street

Restoration in Bickerton

Thank you to Bickerton Grange Farm for the renovation of a historic building in the field at the west end of Main Street that was near to ruin. It now looks fantastic and will be of great use to the farm.