Monthly Archives: January 2013

Kent House Tavern License Reviewed

The Kent House Tavern on the corner of Kent House Rd and Thesiger Rd has closed temporarily after the license was reviewed on Monday.  It will re-open on Monday week with a new licensee after local residents and the police … Continue reading

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Why is Penge High Street being dug up again?

After the prolonged replacement of the gas mains in the High Street some 12 months ago, it is frustrating to find a further stretch of road being dug up now, outside Central Parade, near the traffic lights.     We … Continue reading

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Help given to homeless and the poor by local police and churches

During the freezing snap in mid-December, officers from the Penge and Cator Safer Neighbourhood Team undertook patrols in the Penge area to locate and assist homeless people. As the temperatures dropped to -3 in Penge, three homeless men were found … Continue reading

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What proposals for London’s police might mean for Bromley and Penge. Details of public meeting

As you may have heard, Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, has produced his Police and Crime Plan, which sets out his strategy for London for the next four years. The plan is now available on line.  It gives a … Continue reading

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Administrator’s report on future of Lewisham Hospital and Beckenham Beacon published. No real changes on original proposals

The Trust’s Special Administrators report has now been published and is available on the TSA Website    http://www.tsa.nhs.uk/

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Saturday morning music school for Penge children starts again this weekend

I felt privileged to watch around 40 youngsters from the Penge area give their first performance at the end of term concert by Bromley Youth music Trust – North West before Christmas.   It was good to see local youngsters taking … Continue reading

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Job Club at the Kentwood Centre

Did you know that there is a job club at the Kentwood Adult Education Centre in the High Street?  It operates on a Monday from 9-00am until 1-00pm and from 10-00am until 2-00pm on a Tuesday.  Help is available to … Continue reading

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