News

Listed below are the current news stories on the website, listed in chronological order.

On Thursday 2nd May all ten seats on Bedale Town Council are up for re-election, along with all other town and parish councils in the Hambleton District.  Nominations are now open and anyone wishing to stand should submit their nomination form to the Hambleton DC offices at Stone Cross, Northallerton by 4pm on Wednesday 3rd April.  By becoming a parish councillor you become someone your community will look to for help, guidance and support - a community leader with the power...
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Published by: Nick Reed

This year's car boot sales run every Saturday (weather permitting) from 16 March - 19 October. The draw for beneficiary organisation dates was held at January's Town Council meetings and details are on the Council's Facebook page and also in the Calendar section on this website. There will also be Saturday morning concerts on the bandstand on the first Saturday of the month from May - September! 

Published by: Judith Cockburn

Bedale has been chosen as one of the eight host venues for the 2019 cycling Tour de Yorkshire, which runs from 2-5 May. The announcement that Bedale will host the finish of stage two of the Men's race and Stage one of the Women's race on Friday 3rd May 2019 means that this will be one of the biggest days in the town's history. Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, said: “It’s always exciting to unveil the host towns for the Tour ...
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Published by: Judith Cockburn

Since the granting of a Market Charter by King Henry III in 1251, there has been a market in Bedale’s cobbled market place every Tuesday. The current market has stalls including fresh and hand-made foods, clothes, plants, crafts and other delights, and Bedale Town Council is committed to see the town’s historic market prosper. New traders wishing to ‘stand’ on Bedale Market, either permanently or on a casual basis, should contact the Market Superintenden...
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Published by: Judith Cockburn

On the 17th of April 2018, a delegation of 6 from Bedale Twinning Association went to Azay-sur-Cher, in the Loire region of France near to Tours. They were met with the utmost hospitality and friendship whilst being hosted by members of Azay-sur Cher Twinning Association. They were shown around the area, meeting with local schools and sports associations who were given contacts with all our local schools and sports clubs. On the evening of Wednesday 18th April the Mayor of Bedale, Cllr Chr...
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Published by: Judith Cockburn