Press release archive

Press release archive for 2017

  • Getting salted for winter forecast

    Published: Thursday, 30 November 2017

    The snowflakes that fell today were never expected to settle but gritting crews are gearing up to treat 200 miles of main routes overnight as a precaution.

  • Bromley steps up progress in children’s social care

    Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

    Ofsted’s latest monitoring letter to Bromley further vindicates the optimism felt by all children services’ management and staff after pulling out all the stops to make sweeping improvements.

  • New Health Visitor Service a boost for Bromley parents

    Published: Wednesday, 22 November 2017

    Bromley Council and Oxleas NHS Trust have unveiled a new and improved Health Visitor Service to better support local parents.

  • Talking about our borough

    Published: Tuesday, 21 November 2017

    Bromley Council Leader, Councillor Colin Smith, is inviting residents to come to a daytime public meeting to ‘talk about our borough’ in the run up to setting the council’s budget.

  • Waste4fuel clearance complete

    Published: Friday, 17 November 2017

    Clearance of waste from the former Waste4Fuel site is being completed today.

  • Free Trees!

    Published: Thursday, 16 November 2017

    With approximately 36,000 trees planted in our streets and up to a further 24,500 planted in our parks, the borough of Bromley already has one of the largest tree stocks of all the London boroughs.

  • Annual autumn leaf clearance starts

    Published: Thursday, 16 November 2017

    The annual autumn leaf clearance operation is underway and marks the start of the busiest and most challenging season for street cleaning.

  • Tribunal finds in favour of council on most issues raised by claimant

    Published: Tuesday, 14 November 2017

    An employment tribunal found overwhelmingly in favour of Bromley Council in a recent employment tribunal.

  • Orpington’s businesses back the BID

    Published: Thursday, 9 November 2017

    Businesses in Orpington town centre have voted overwhelmingly in favour of renewing the town’s Business Improvement District (BID) for a second term.

  • Remembrance Day Sunday 12 November 2017

    Lapel poppy - image provided by The Royal British Legion -

    Published: Tuesday, 7 November 2017

    During the morning of Sunday 12 November, Remembrance Day services will be held throughout the borough.