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Archive: 2012, January: Site L– Plans for ex-DHSS building, Bromley South

25th January 2012: Site L– Plans for ex-DHSS building, Bromley South A small public exhibition of Telereal Trillium’s proposal to develop the former DHSS site. This is a mixed development to provide a hotel, apartments and retail and will involve … Continue reading

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Archive, 2012, March: Site K: Westmoreland Road plans accepted by council

6th March 2012: Site K: Widmore Road plans accepted by council Despite many objections from local people who will be overlooked by this development Cathedral’s plans for the massive development of this site were accepted by L.B.Bromley Development Control Committee.

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Archive: 2012, January: Big screen dream part of £80m town development

11th January 2012: Big screen dream part of £80m town development Tony Banfield comments adversely, in today’s News Shopper article on Cathedral Group’s 24 storey tower development in Westmoreland Road (Site K). Also known as Bromley South Central. In same … Continue reading

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Archive: 2011 July: Site K: Westmoreland Road Car Park

July 2011: Site K: Westmoreland Road Car Park The developer (Cathedral Group) outlined very sketchy plans of their proposed development in a container outside the Churchill Theatre. Our society have raised severe concerns about these plans particularly the height of … Continue reading

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Archive: 2013, Aug: 111 High Street, Bromley, shopfront

28th August 2013 BCS opposes the planning application, reference 13/02630, to fit a new unsympathetic shop front to this historic building.

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Archive: Beckenham Library – outline approved despite Conservation Area

Like the sale of Civic Centre land the Council’s proposed demolition of the Beckenham Library for a block of flats is another example of the Council flouting its own heritage protection policies in a misguided attempt to meet housing targets.  … Continue reading

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Archive: 2019 Christmas Lights In Bromley

This year, some of our heritage buildings have been flood lit on High Street, and it is well worth taking a trip in to look around them. The installation is by BID/Your Bromley, and Workmen have been busy installing the … Continue reading

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Archive: Drop In announced for Park Sale

Drop in event for the sale of part of our Palace Park: 7.30pm on 10th September at the Civic Centre. But, this sale is being described as the disposal of derelict buildings, (it contains 2 caltrop shaped buildings that the council has allowed to deteriorate) in this part of the palace gardens. Continue reading

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Archive: Proposals for Old Town Hall, from the new owners

Old Town Hall Our initial thoughts are that although the leaflet contains precious little detail the proposals look promising.  74,000 sq ft of serviced offices is proposed for the both the 1907 town hall and the 1939 ‘extension’.  The hotel … Continue reading

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Archive: Picture House Opening Date Is Announced

Just in case our readers haven’t already heard, the cinema on the High Street, that has just been converted to a Picture House, has an opening date, Friday 7th June! When visiting our new venue, don’t forget to look for … Continue reading

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