Airedale Drainage Commissioners - Information


The Board was originally constituted in 1861 under the Airedale Drainage Act and has been reconstituted
in 1953 following the general introduction of a Land Drainage Act. The Board's District sits within the
low-lying Ings land on both banks of the River Aire between Keighley and Gargrave.

The Airedale Drainage Commissioners are a member of the Association of Drainage Authorities.

Constituted 1861
Area 1,369ha
Length of Maintained Watercourses 4.5km
Area of Agricultural Land 1,149ha
Area of non-Agricultural Land 220ha
Number of Pumping Stations 0
Area Dependent upon Pumping 0ha
Towns and Villages in and around the District Bradley
Broughton
Carleton
Cononley
Eastburn
Farnhill
Gargrave
Glusburn
Keighley
Kildwick
Silsden
Skipton
Steeton
Stirton
Thorlby

Organisation Chart

Board Links

Financial Information

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Notice of Public Rights & Publication of Unaudited Annual Return (Adobe PDF - 299KB)

Notice of Conclusion of Audit and Right to Inspect the Annual Return (Adobe PDF - 299KB)

Annual Return for the year ended 31 March (Adobe PDF - 3,056KB)

IDB1 for the year ended 31 March (Adobe PDF - 3,056KB)

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