Next Horsforth Town Council meetings

The next Council and Committee meetings are:

  • Planning, Licensing & Traffic Committee - Thursday 15 November 2018 at 7:00pm, venue - Horsforth Town Council office.
  • Staffing & Employment Committee - Thursday 22 November 2018 at 7:00pm, venue - Horsforth Town Council office.
  • Full Council - Wednesday 28 November 2018 at 7:15pm, venue - St Margaret's Parish Centre. This is preceded by a Councillor Surgery at 6:45pm. Two town councillors will be present at the surgery to listen to any matters which you may wish to raise. No appointment needed - just turn up.

Agendas are published three working days before the meetings and can be seen by clicking on this link.

Christmas Lights Switch -on Event

Horsforth Town Council invites everyone to join in the festivities on the 1st December 2018 at 4.30pm on the Green, Horsforth. Ronnie the Rhino will be switching on the Christmas Lights, there will be Carol singing from local schools and the excellent JOY Choir will be performing. Also, there will be a very special visit from Father Christmas! We look forward to seeing everyone there.

Calling all Horsforth shops!

To support the Town Council’s Christmas lights and trees, we are holding a competition for the best Horsforth Christmas shopfront. Entry is free via the form already dropped into your shop or available from

Shopfronts will be judged (judge to be announced) during week commencing 26th November 2018, and the winner will receive a winner’s certificate and bottle of sparkling wine. Runners up for 2nd and 3rd places will receive certificates.
Winners and runners up will be announced during the Town Council’s Christmas Lights Switch-on Event, which is on Saturday 1st December 2018, on The Green, Horsforth, from 4.30pm to 5.30pm.
We look forward to receiving your entry!

Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2017-18

The Council's external auditor has now completed their review of the Council's Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2017-18 (AGAR).

Links to Sections 1 & 2 of the AGAR, together with the external auditor's report and certificate, can be found on the Annual Return page.

Highways Planned Maintenance Programme 2018-19

Leeds City Council has given details of the proposed highways maintenance programme for 2018-19. Please click on the links for more information:

Proposed Horsforth Highways Maintenance Programme 2018-19

Highways maintnenance treatments