Parish Council

Recreation Field and Sports Pavilion     Hire Charges and booking contact details HERE

Parish Council Meetings are held in the Village Hall usually on the third Thursday of each month except August and December. See the deatiled schedule below.  All are welcome to attend.

Parish Clerk: New Clerk to be appointed;      new email: bilparishcouncil@gmail.com;       tel 07917 658 045
Parish Councillors      

                Mike Biles                              Billie Hornyold-Strickland

                Rebecca Spedding                David Taylor

                Peter Thompson                   Ian Wardle                       

 Agendas, Minutes & Finances
Click on links below to access Agendas and Minutes; financial reports are included in Minutes.
Minutes are published as draft in the first instance, and may be changed in the final official version.















Parish Council Standing Orders - under review


Parish Council Minutes Archive

Waste Collection Timetables

Household waste    Thursdays B Calendar

Garden Waste:         Tuesday  Week One

District Councillors    - District Council Ward: Bentham
County Councillor


Useful Contacts


2021-2022 (Council Year)

  • 29 April 2021: Finance Committee re preliminary year end accounts   Minutes

  • 13 May 2021: Recreation Field Committee meeting                     Minutes

  • 27 May 2021:  Annual Parish Council  and full council meeting  Minutes

  • 24 June 2021: Annual Parish & Full Council Meeting                    Minutes

  • ANNUAL ACCOUNTS -  External Auditor Report

  •                                     -  Annual Governance & Accountability Return

  •                                     -  Notice of Conclusion of Audit

  • 22 July 2021: Full Council Meeting                                                   Minutes

  • 12 August 2021: Full Council Meeting                                              Minutes

  • 23 September 2021: Full Council Meeting                                       Minutes

  • 06 October 2021: Recreation Field Committee                                Minutes

  • 12 November 2021: Finance Committee: meeting cancelled

  • 25 November 2021: Full Council Meeting:                                        Minutes

  • 27th January 2022: Full Council                                                        Minutes

  • 02 February 2022: Jubilee Committee                                             Minutes

  • 10th February 2022: Recreation Field Committee                          Minutes

  • 24th February 2022:  Full Council Meeting                                      Minutes

  • 02 March 2022: Jubilee Committee Meeting                                   Minutes

  • 10th March 2022: Extraordinary Full Council Meeting                   Minutes

  • 24th March 2022: Full Council Meeting                           

  • 26 April 2022: Full Council Meeting, including draft year end a/c  Draft Minutes

  • Forthcoming meetings (subject to confirmation):

  • 19th May 2022  Inaugural Parish Council Meeting                  Agenda

  • 26th May 2022  Annual Parish Meeting                                    Agenda

2022-2023 (Council year) meeting dates calendar

Councillor Vacancy
Following the recent uncontested election, there is a vacancy for one more Councillor to complete the Parish Council.
Please click HERE for the notice and how to apply.