Category Archives: Blog

Broom time – Heritage Event

The annual flowering of the shrub, from which Bromley takes its name, takes place on Martin’s Hill mid April to the end of May and we recommend all visitors and locals to witness this event of living history so fundamental … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , | Comments Off on Broom time – Heritage Event

Churchill Quarter Planning Application

The planning application for the “Churchill Quarter” development in Bromley town centre has now been submitted (planning reference: 18/02181). The development, adjacent to library gardens, is a co-development with the Council providing the land and Countryside Properties responsible for building … Continue reading

Posted in BCS news, Blog, Campaigns | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Churchill Quarter Planning Application

Bromley Civic Society 2018 AGM: save the date!

Yes it’s that time of year again and it’s been a pretty busy one for the Town in terms of proposed redevelopment and, occasionally, some welcome Conservation initiatives. Do come and join us to find out more and give us … Continue reading

Posted in BCS news, Blog | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Bromley Civic Society 2018 AGM: save the date!

Royal Bell Hotel Development: Members only meeting

Bromley Civic Society has been fortunate enough to secure a meeting with the new owners of the Royal Bell Hotel, High Street, Bromley. They will be hosting a special members only meeting at the Bell on Saturday 28th April at … Continue reading

Posted in BCS news, Blog | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Royal Bell Hotel Development: Members only meeting

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

Posted in BCS news, Blog, Campaigns | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Important Planning Developments in Bromley Town Centre

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

Posted in BCS news, Blog, Campaigns | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Proposed Development of Library Gardens, Bromley

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

Posted in BCS news, Blog | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Heritage Walks on Civic Day! Saturday 17 June

Orpington Priory Community Hub

BCS has reported recently on progress made by the Orpington Priory Community Hub to save the Priory building for local people. OPCH has produced the following leaflet to help publicise the work of the group and to encourage anyone interested … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Campaigns | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Orpington Priory Community Hub

London Borough of Bromley: Local Plan

Bromley Council will be consulting on its Local Plan in September. This is a crucial tool for guiding development decisions for the Bromley area and anyone interested in being consulted about the Plan should contact the Council at the following … Continue reading

Posted in BCS news, Blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on London Borough of Bromley: Local Plan