Welcome to the website of Bentham Town Council

The agenda may be found on the notice boards in High and Low Bentham

The next Full Town Council Meeting will be Monday 17th June 2024 7:00pm Lower Hall, Bentham Town Hall.

The public and press are invited to attend. Please check the Agenda section, please note agendas will be published three working days prior to the meeting.

Buildings Committee Meeting – Monday 17th June 2024 at 7:30pm in the Lower Hall.

Full Council Meeting – Monday 1st July 2024 at 7:30pm in the Lower Hall.

Open Spaces Committee Meeting – Monday 15th July 2024 at 7:30pm in the Lower Hall.

All Town Council Meetings are open to the Public and Press and take place in the Ballroom or Lower Hall of Bentham Town Hall, Station Road, High Bentham, LA2 7LH – unless stated otherwise.

The minutes of our meetings are published in the Minutes section.

The agendas of our meetings are published in the Agenda section.

The Town Clerk’s office is at The Town Hall, Station Road, High Bentham, LA2 7LH, open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9:30 – 12:30.

Who to contact:

Claire Burrow, The Town Clerk
Clerk to Bentham Town Council.

Please use email townclerk@benthamtowncouncil.co.uk
or telephone 015242 62587 or mobile 07301 061788

Accounts: accounts@benthamtowncouncil.co.uk


Please use this link to book the Town Hall: https://venuehire.scribeaccounts.com/Bentham-Town-Council-1 

We also maintain a social media presence on Twitter and Facebook.

We have a website About Bentham to promote businesses and events in the Town.


Sandbags are stored in the old toilet block on Grasmere Drive carpark, High Bentham.

The door is usually unlocked in good time.

Also available at :

Wenning Avenue . High Bentham.

Victoria Institute, Low Bentham.


Bentham has Defibrillators located at:

  • The side of the Town Hall, High Bentham.
  • Outside the GP Surgery, Grasmere Drive, High Bentham.
  • Outside the Victoria Institute in Low Bentham.
  • Outside Myers Builders Merchants.

Emergency Plan

Review the Bentham Community Emergency Plan.

Bentham Town Council website is not currently compliant with WCAG 2.1 standards, we are taking steps in order to rectify this.

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