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Temporary library to open in Beckenham

A temporary library will open in Beckenham on Monday 10 June to provide services to residents while the existing nearby library site is refurbished.

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West Wickham and Walnuts leisure centres refurbishment proceeding

The investment of over £29m to refurbish the leisure centres at the Walnuts and West Wickham has been agreed, with further grant funding received and works now proceeding, starting at West Wickham.

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First celebration concert on newly restored Beckenham Bandstand

A concert marking the successful restoration of the much-loved Grade II listed bandstand in Croydon Road Recreation Ground has taken place.

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What's happening in special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)

Latest news and updates about special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Bromley.

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New Mayor of Bromley sets out their objectives for the year

The new Mayor of Bromley Councillor David Jefferys has announced their objectives for the Mayoral year, which are promoting science, health and wellbeing, and the environment.

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Blue Badge National Day of Action welcomed

The Blue Badge National Day of Action, on 24 May, is being welcomed, with Bromley Council joining other local authorities across the country to tackle fraudulent use of the Blue Badge scheme.

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London Festival of Architecture returns to Bromley for the twentieth anniversary in June

A programme of cultural activity and events is taking place across Bromley throughout June as part of the London Festival of Architecture’s twentieth anniversary celebrations.

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Council meetings live

From time to time, the Council live streams certain events or meetings and when this happens, the live stream appears on this page.

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Trading Standards alert: Online shopping fraud warning

Bromley Trading Standards is warning residents to be wary of scams when shopping online and learn to spot the signs of fake sellers and websites.

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Open top bus parade for Bromley FC on Saturday

Following Bromley FC’s incredible promotion final victory at Wembley, fans are being invited to join for their open-top bus parade in Bromley Town Centre on Saturday, 11 May.

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Trading Standards alert: Driveway work needed? - Be careful who you hire

Bromley Trading Standards is advising residents who are considering having work done on their drive to take extra care in choosing the right trader.

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London elections results and Shortlands and Park Langley by-election

In the Greater London Authority elections, Thomas Frederick Turrell from The Conservative Party is duly elected as the London Assembly Member for the Bexley and Bromley constituency.

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Twenty-four offenders convicted for Blue Badge scheme abuse

A record twenty-four motorists have been prosecuted for Blue Badge scheme offences involving the display of cancelled badges in the two months of the year.

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Woodlands establishment public consultation event

As part of consultation about plans to plant three new woodlands in the borough, interested residents have an additional opportunity to make comments and understand more.

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Civic Centre car park now open

Following essential overnight maintenance works, with the Civic Centre car park closed as result, the car park has now re-opened. 

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Trading Standards alert: Advice to only use authorised claims management firms

Residents considering making a claim are being advised to only use authorised claims management companies and not use unauthorised firms, with residents also able to make a claim independently.

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Best wishes to Bromley FC in semi cup final this weekend

On the eve of a crucial semi final cup game, Bromley is joining with residents and supporters to share best wishes to Bromley Football Club.

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Securing a long-term future for the Churchill Theatre

The council is continuing with its plans, announced last year, to ensure that a thriving, state of the art theatre remains anchored at the very heart of Bromley Town Centre deep into the 21st Century.

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Trading Standards alert: Rogue trader warning – avoid the rogues!

In light of two successful recent prosecutions of rogue traders involving roofing work scams, Bromley Trading Standards is again reminding and warning residents to avoid dealing with doorstep callers.

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Voters set to go the polls in London elections on 2 May

A Notice of Election has been published in Bromley and Bexley boroughs today (19 March), with voters set to go to the polls as part of the Greater London Authority elections.