Tag Archives: Bromley history

Bromley Ghost Walk

Join us on the BCS ghost walk and hear stories from Bromley’s murky past with tales of ghosts, murder, political intrigue and execution! Date: Saturday 25 November 2017: 4.45pm for a 5.00pm start Meet outside Belgo in Queen’s Gardens by … Continue reading

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Bromley & Sheppard’s Colleges

Bromley Civic Society will be leading a heritage walk around the 17th century, Grade 1 listed, Bromley & Sheppard’s Colleges on Saturday 28 October. Please meet at 10.30am outside the Railway Tavern (opposite Bromley North Station). The walk will be … Continue reading

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SCIFI Bromley Saturday 23 September: HG Wells walk

Start your day at this year’s fabulous SCIFI event with a time travel back to the Bromley where the grandfather of SCIFI was born and spent his early years which so influenced his later life and work. Along with SciFi … Continue reading

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Important Planning Developments in Bromley Town Centre

Bromley Civic Society would like to make local residents and businesses aware of current proposals that we believe will have a significant impact on the future face of Bromley town centre. There will be a consultation on proposals for designated … Continue reading

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A Walk around HG Wells’ Bromley

BCS will be leading more of its popular walks around HG Wells’ Bromley on the following dates, as part of the Open House London 2017 events: 10:30am Saturday 16th September and 10:30am Sunday 17th September Walks will FREE and last … Continue reading

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Proposed Development of Library Gardens, Bromley

BCS are keen to bring to the attention of residents, businesses and customers of Bromley town centre, the proposed development of Library Gardens. This land was given to the people of Bromley in the will of Emily Dowling in 1900 … Continue reading

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Heritage Walks on Civic Day! Saturday 17 June

Bromley Civic Society is organising four heritage walks on Civic Day, Saturday 17 June. Walks will start and finish at Market Square, Bromley and times are given below. Each walk will last for approximately 90 minutes and will be free. … Continue reading

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BCS May and June events

A Walk Around Bromley Palace and Park Sunday 21st May 2017 Meet at 10:00am on the corner of St Blaise Avenue and Widmore Road FREE (donations welcome) The walk will last not more than 2 hours. The 18th century Bromley … Continue reading

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HG Wells in Bromley: a Bromley Civic Society talk

The talk will be held at the Parish Rooms, Church Road, Bromley at 8.00pm on Thursday 26th January 2017. The places and sights that the young HG Wells would have known, described in his own vivid words. Tony Banfield, Jane … Continue reading

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Events at Bromley & Sheppard’s Colleges

Following our post on July 20th, BCS would like to remind people of the celebrations taking place in October around the 350th anniversary of Bromley & Sheppard’s colleges. On 13 October at 7.00pm, you can find out about the life … Continue reading

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