Tag Archives: heritage

Orpington Priory Regeneration Project: Meeting 10 December

Bromley Civic Society commented in June about the sad fate of Bromley’s Museum and the Orpington Priory buildings in which it was based. The Council has decided that the Priory is surplus to its requirements and the fate of the … Continue reading

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Latest BCS newsletter now available

The November edition of the BCS newsletter is now available. It contains stories about BCS heritage walks, Site G, and the former Bromley museum at Orpington priory. The newsletter also displays the new BCS logo incorporating the Star and Garter … Continue reading

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Join us for a Bromley heritage walk on Saturday 31 October

Heritage Walk Bromley North Saturday 31st October 2015 Meet at 10:30am outside the Railway Tavern (opp Bromley North Station) FREE The walk will last about 2 hours A walk around the old town of Bromley to get a flavour of … Continue reading

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A look inside the Royal Bell Hotel, Bromley

Peter Martin, Vice Chair Bromley Civic Society, writes about the Royal Bell Hotel. This story appeared in our September newsletter. With thanks to Jo Hone for the photographs. The Royal Bell has stood empty and forlorn now for some 5 … Continue reading

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Bromley Heritage Walk – Saturday 26 September

Meet at 10:30am outside the Railway Tavern (opposite Bromley North Station) The walk will last about an hour and a half and will be free of charge . Donations to BCS very welcome! A walk around the old town of … Continue reading

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BCS latest newsletter

Our latest newsletter is now available and includes stories about the destruction of the Italian Gardens, future “improvement” to the high street, and the meeting between BCS and council officers about Site G.  

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Bromley Museum

We reported in our March 2015 newsletter about the planned closure of Bromley Museum and the sale of the Priory buildings in Orpington. Although LB Bromley acknowledge that the museum contains important collections, we understand that the intention is still … Continue reading

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