Monthly Archives: September 2013

Bromley Council Budget Meetings

There are a series of meetings taking place to discuss the council budget for next year.  Unfortunately, we are not allowed on the panel but you do have the opportunity to question the leader and the portfolio holders on how … Continue reading

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Labour put Policing and the Environment motions to Bromley Council

The Labour Group proposed two motions at council on Monday.  Both were partially successful. On behalf of our colleagues in Orpington, we took up the issue of the reoccurring fires at the Waste4Fuel site.   Our original motion was that: “This … Continue reading

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Full Council Meeting Tonight

There will be a full council meeting tonight at 7-00pm at  the Council Chamber at Bromley Civic Centre in Rochester Avenue.  We are moving two motions.  The first is calling for the return of safer neighbourhood based ward policing rather … Continue reading

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Maple Rd Street Market Back Again on Saturday

The Pop Up Street Market is back again on Saturday 21st September from 9-30am until 4-30pm.  For more information or to book a stall, call 07870 362276.

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Fire in Kangley Bridge industrial estate

News from Bromley Council: Early yesterday morning, the London Fire Brigade (LFB) requested the council’s  assistance in connection with a fire in Kangley Bridge Road, on a former industrial site, which is currently vacant. The LFB had been tackling the … Continue reading

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Small environmental improvements to Penge High Street

It is not often that money becomes available to spend on High Streets but when Cllr Kathy Bance heard that a small pot of “one-off” money was available to tidy the place up, we quickly went into negotiation with council … Continue reading

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Borough Police Commander’s September Newsletter

can be read via this link: http://content.met.police.uk/News/Bromley-Borough-Commanders-newsletter-September-2013/1400019712358/1257246745756?scope_id=1257246763604  

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Delays on Penge High Street roadworks

The repair work in Penge High Street by the Thames Water is continuing but time will be needed to install a new connection, repair the sewer and build a new manhole.  Materials in the sewer, which had reduced capacity over … Continue reading

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More Saturday morning music lessons for local children

Many local children took advantage of the Bromley Youth Music Trust “Come out to Play” sessions last year.   Children enjoyed lessons in guitar, drums, singing and lots more. The new season starts with a celebration morning this Saturday, 14th September.  … Continue reading

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Latest on Penge High Street roadworks

The council has told us:  “We can confirm that Thames Water have taken responsibility for this situation and we will carefully monitor works undertaken by MGJV (Morrison Galliford Joint Venture), the Thames Water contractor.  The close-up picture as attached shows … Continue reading

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