Welcome to the Penge & Cator Councillors’ Blog

Kathy, Kevin and Peter

Kathy, Kevin and Peter

Thank you for visiting our web site. Following the elections of May 2014, your local councillors for the Penge & Cator Ward on Bromley Council are Kathy Bance MBE, Peter Fookes and Kevin Brooks. We are proud that you have again chosen Labour Councillors to represent you.

We hope this blog will help keep you in touch with local events and the decisions of your local council.   Please use the comment sections.  We cannot promise to reply to each one individually but we will read them regularly and try to update news.   We want to read your views and opinions because by letting us know what you think is important, you will be helping to make sure that we are speaking up and campaigning on the right issues.

We hope you will find our site helpful.  We will try to update the content regularly and thanks again for calling by.

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Melvin Hall Open Day

Cllr Kevin Brooks is leading the consultation with LBB to retain Melvin Hall as a Community Centre.

After a very successful open day on Saturday, LBB appear to support this move and we are hoping for a 3 year lease.

The Mayor of Bromley opened the event and showed his skills on the drums.

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Penge Partners BBQ on Sunday

Penge Partners are organising a fundraising barbecue on Sunday afternoon from 3pm until 8pm at the Penge East Centre in Station Rd. Tickets are £10 and £5 for children. For more information, please go to http://www.pengepartners.co.uk


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Bowie’s Beckenham Oddity

This musical tribute to David Bowie is being held tomorrow from 1pm until 7pm at Croydon Rd Recreation Ground in Beckenham. Tickets are priced at £10 with under 10’s free. For more information, please go to http://www.becrec.net


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Penge Green Gym Open Day Tomorrow

Penge Green Gym are holding a free family wildlife workshop from 1pm unti 3pm tomorrow at Winsford Gardens off Garden Rd.

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Melvin Hall Open Day Tomorrow

Following the closing of the Melvin Hall Day Centre in Melvin Rd, a new community group are holding an open day tomorrow to encourage new users of the centre from 10-00am until 4-00pm.  There will be music, tae Kwan do and cooking classes. All welcome.

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Anerley Hill – Resurfacing Works

Anerley Hill - Resurfacing Works

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Kent House Tavern Additional Flats Refused

The planning application to convert the ground floor of the former pub at the junction of Thesiger, Somerville and Kent House Roads into three flats was refused at last night’s meeting of the Plans 4 sub committee.

Our Cllrs reports siting lack of additional parking, lack of amenity space and intensity were placed on the files.

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