Bromley ask residents to support local business as they thank firms for ensuring social distancing as they begin to re-open

Businesses are being thanked for their preparatory work to ensure social distancing in their premises by Bromley council. Residents are also being encouraged to support local businesses as they re-open to help with the recovery of the borough’s local economy. Signage encouraging social distancing has been installed and physical interventions, such as the widening of … Continue reading Bromley ask residents to support local business as they thank firms for ensuring social distancing as they begin to re-open

A message from the leader of Bromley council: Some good news but this crisis isn’t over yet….

Dear Residents, I am very pleased to update you all on some of the key issues we have been addressing in recent days, along with more general service news, as we slowly but steadily emerge from the depths of the terrible crisis we have all been living through for these past three months. Small but very certain … Continue reading A message from the leader of Bromley council: Some good news but this crisis isn’t over yet….

Deadline almost up for small business Local Economy Business Grant

Businesses in Bromley are being reminded that the deadline for completed Local Economy Business Grants has almost arrived. From Bromley council: The final deadline for businesses to submit their applications is Tuesday 23 June, with applications able to be submitted until 23:59 hours on 23 June. Already over 150 small or micro businesses have applied … Continue reading Deadline almost up for small business Local Economy Business Grant

Tackling loneliness in Bromley – join the virtual event today (Friday) at 2pm

Residents and voluntary groups in the borough of Bromley are all invited to join a virtual online conference event this afternoon Friday, 19 June at 2pm. This event is part of Bromley council’s mission to tackle loneliness and social isolation in the borough. From Bromley council: During the pandemic, the issue of loneliness and social … Continue reading Tackling loneliness in Bromley – join the virtual event today (Friday) at 2pm

Highway measures to support social distancing during recovery

From Bromley council: High streets across the borough are getting ready to welcome residents and visitors back as more and more shops and business prepare to re-open as rules allow. Residents are being encouraged to support their high street and local businesses, particularly those businesses which are local and special to our communities as they … Continue reading Highway measures to support social distancing during recovery

Volunteers’ Week – Bromley council’s huge “Thank You”

It's National Volunteering Week (June 1st -  June 7th) and Bromley council are taking the opportunity to say a huge thank you to all volunteers for stepping up when they were most needed to help vulnerable residents in the community. The response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been "overwhelming" say Bromley, who have recruited more … Continue reading Volunteers’ Week – Bromley council’s huge “Thank You”

Lockdown in Bromley: Keep mind and body fit with libraries

 A new addition to Bromley libraries services: free of charge online fitness classes. From Bromley council: Bromley Libraries are operated by social enterprise GLL whose “Better Leisure” division have provided 600 different sessions for all abilities, ranging from beginner’s sessions for those who are new to exercise to high energy workouts, from Zumba and HIIT … Continue reading Lockdown in Bromley: Keep mind and body fit with libraries

LOCKDOWN ROUND-UP: Organisations across Bromley to get certificate of thanks – as more than 4,000 residents volunteer…Council leader’s message following Debenhams Croydon closure…

Picture shows: Bromley’s Mayor, Councillor Nicholas Bennett JP with one of the special ‘Certificates of Thanks and Appreciation’ which are being sent to a wide variety of organisations to recognise their contribution during the pandemic. Bromley’s Mayor is sending out a heartfelt message of thanks to organisations and their staff that have shown dedication in serving … Continue reading LOCKDOWN ROUND-UP: Organisations across Bromley to get certificate of thanks – as more than 4,000 residents volunteer…Council leader’s message following Debenhams Croydon closure…

Bromley in Lockdown: Message from council leader Colin Smith and important information

From Bromley council: A message from the Leader of the Council: Dear Residents, In response to the large number of volunteers responding to the call to help those in isolation, Councillor Colin Smith, the Leader of Bromley Council has made the following statement. May I start by saying what an extraordinary borough we are all … Continue reading Bromley in Lockdown: Message from council leader Colin Smith and important information