Amenities in Bingley
Bingley is a market town situated on the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Bingley offers a selection of shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants, estate agents, solicitors and a supermarket. It also has a library, swimming pool, gym, theatre, parks and playgrounds. The town’s amenities make it a popular place to rent a property.
The Trinity 5 rise shopping centre is in the hub of the town and offer many stores such as a chemist, bakery, butcher, gift shop, discount shop, supermarket and many more. There is also an open market held in the town square every Wednesday, Friday & Saturday.
Bingley has a railway station with links to Leeds, Bradford, Keighley & Skipton. A bus service runs regularly through the town and Leeds Bradford International Airport is located 10 miles from the town centre.
Bingley provides a range of primary and secondary schools. The secondary schools are Beckfoot School and Bingley Grammar School. The grammar school was founded in the 16th century and is one of the oldest schools in the country.
Bingley Five-rise lock staircase is the most spectacular feature of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. It is situated about half a mile north of Bingley Station, about 17 miles north west of Leeds and about 12 miles south east of Skipton. The locks are supervised by a lock keeper and are closed at night. The Bingley 5-rise and 3-rise locks opened in 1774.
Simply Lettings are based in Bingley and can help you find a property to rent in this area.
• Myrtle Park Primary School
• St Josephs Catholic Primary School
• Trinity All Saints C of E School
• Priestthorpe Primary School
• Bingley Grammar School
• Beckfoot School
• Bingley Railway Station
• Regular bus service
• Bradford Royal Infirmary (5 miles)
• 3 Medical Centres
• 4 Dentists