Game-Changing Girl Drifts in to Bromley 

Game-Changing Girl Drifts in to Bromley 

Michael HollandApr 17, 2024

The truth about the woman who made The Drifters The first-ever UK and Ireland tour of The Drifters Girl, the acclaimed new West End…

Melancholy, Madness and Mark McGowan

Melancholy, Madness and Mark McGowan

Michael HollandApr 13, 2024

I made my way to the Bethlem Gallery and Museum of the Mind where I was meeting Mark McGowan to discuss the exhibition he…

‘Accident waiting to happen’ – parents want zebra crossings outside two primary schools

‘Accident waiting to happen’ – parents want zebra crossings outside two primary schools

Bromley parents have asked the council to add zebra crossings outside two primary schools, claiming the school run feels like an ‘accident waiting to…

Council has approved plans to nearly double the amount of affordable homes for a housing project 

Council has approved plans to nearly double the amount of affordable homes for a housing project 

Bromley Council has approved plans to nearly double the amount of affordable homes for a housing project in West Wickham, increasing the number of…

Tony Wilks of Clarks Rustic Furniture on upcycling

Tony Wilks of Clarks Rustic Furniture on upcycling

Eliza FrostApr 5, 2024

Love furniture with a story? Family business Clarks Rustic Furniture upcycles interesting pieces that add character to your space  Clarks Rustic Furniture started trading…

Bethlem Gallery invites visitors to ‘be the artist’

Bethlem Gallery invites visitors to ‘be the artist’

Michael HollandApr 5, 2024

Curated by internationally renowned British performance artist Mark McGowan, aka The Artist Taxi Driver, Bethlem Live Lounge is a 90s-style studio experience offering few exhibits, instead…

Artist Press-ganged into Eltham Exhibition

Artist Press-ganged into Eltham Exhibition

Michael HollandApr 3, 2024

Press-gang is a solo exhibition featuring recent artworks by Luke Burton, current Artist-in residence at Eltham College. The show brings together paintings, collage, vitreous…

Council eyes legal action against Biggin Hill Airport if no further measures to reduce flight impact on nearby residents

Council eyes legal action against Biggin Hill Airport if no further measures to reduce flight impact on nearby residents

Bromley Council has agreed to take legal action against a local airport if it does not take further measures to reduce the impacts its…

Revised bin collection dates for Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich councils

Revised bin collection dates for Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich councils

As the Easter weekend approaches, residents should note that their bin collections will be subject to several changes over the next week. With Easter…

Beckenham Soul Town Festival licence approved

Beckenham Soul Town Festival licence approved

A two-day music festival expected to attract up to 10,000 people is returning to a park in Bromley at the end of this summer.…

Residents fear return of ‘mini-Glastonbury’ to their area – yet organisers claim support

Residents fear return of ‘mini-Glastonbury’ to their area – yet organisers claim support

Bromley residents have claimed a ‘mini-Glastonbury’ style music festival in their area is so disruptive that they are forced to leave their homes for…

Croydon shoppers say the high street has ‘lost its sparkle,’ with many now saying they would rather shop in Bromley

Croydon shoppers say the high street has ‘lost its sparkle,’ with many now saying they would rather shop in Bromley

Croydon shoppers said they would rather go to Bromley or Redhill and that the town has ‘lost its sparkle’ despite the announcement of new…