News Archive

News published October 2017

  • Shortlands War Memorial restoration complete

    Published: 24 October 2017

    The Shortlands War Memorial will be re-dedicated on Sunday 12 November as part of the Remembrance Sunday events.

  • Get some air in the park!

    Published: 6 October 2017

    The design for the hotly anticipated skatepark at Crystal Palace Park in South East London has been revealed and includes an advanced tile-and-coping cloverleaf pool – the first in London for 40 years

  • School planning application approved

    Published: 6 October 2017

    A secondary school planning application submitted by Kier Construction was approved at Wednesday’s Development Control Committee meeting.

  • Waste4fuel clearance underway

    Published: 2 October 2017

    Clearance of waste from the former Waste4Fuel site is once again underway following further funding being received from the government.

  • Work begins to build the long awaited Biggin Hill Memorial Museum

    Published: 2 October 2017

    Construction works to conserve St George’s RAF Chapel of Remembrance and build the new Biggin Hill Memorial Museum commenced on Monday 18 September 2017.

  • Nurseries remaining open

    Published: 2 October 2017

    A nursery in Penge and another nursery in Orpington will remain open, it was confirmed at a council meeting on Monday night.