COVID-19: A message from the Leader of the Council

Published Monday, 14 December 2020

The following open letter is the lead article in Bromley Council’s Update e-newsletter.

Dear Resident,

I apologise for writing to you so shortly after my previous message, but the situation has taken a significant turn for the worse infection rate wise locally in recent days and I thought it right to fully brief you prior to the Christmas holiday and your traditional get together with elderly loved ones in particular.

At the risk of causing alarm, after months of recording relatively low infection rates locally, that trend has now stopped and is beginning to reverse compared to other parts of London with last week’s figures coming of particular concern after hitting several new daily highs.  Read more of the letter.