Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Airport – The Future Decided.

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On Wednesday evening, after a marathon special Council Meeting, The Executive of the London Borough of Bromley voted to allow the variation in the operating hours sought by Biggin Hill Airport Limited. The alteration in operating hours will allow for a small amount of extra aircraft movements in and out of The Airport. The effect of this will be to… Read more »

320 Bus Service

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In the last 8 weeks there seems to have been an increase of 320 Bus services terminating early at the airport. This leaves people of all ages and mobility stranded at the airport until the next service comes. We have raised this a number of times including at our recent AGM. Cllr Melanie Stevens has confirmed “At a recent public… Read more »

5Km run for Biggin Hill Memorial Museum Trust

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On the 22nd November, Lydia, Rachael D and Rachael P’s from Bromley Council will be running the Bushy Park 5k to raise money for the Biggin Hill Memorial Museum Trust. The monies raised will go towards supporting the Trust’s work to safeguard the future of St George’s RAF Chapel and build a new museum at the Chapel site. To many… Read more »

Paris attacks: A message from the Metropolitan Police

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Commander Mak Chishly of the Metropolitan Police has requested that the following message be promulgated through all community channels. Dear Friends, We are all aware of the shocking and tragic attacks in Paris last night, first and foremost I would like to express our heartfelt prayers and wishes to all those involved and to the nation of Fran.. We are… Read more »

Correction to our November Newsletter

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1 – Please note that Cllr Benington is attending the service at St George’s Chapel and will lay a wreath there. Cllr Scoates and Stevens are attending St Marks Church and will lay wreaths at the War Memorial on the Green after walking down with the procession. The Mayor and her consort will not be in attendance. 2- If the link… Read more »

Bogus Drainage Repairs!

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Two incidents have been drawn to our attention this week involving what appears to be a very similar bogus drainage repair scam. Incident 1 – A Beckenham resident was cold called and told there was a problem with a neighbour’s drains.  He allowed men into his back garden to inspect a manhole cover and they told him work was needed to clear a… Read more »

Annual General Meeting Update

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We have some further information on our Annual General Meeting being held next MONDAY 9th NOVEMBER at the W.I Hall, Lebanon Gardens starting sharp at 7.30pm. – We will be making presentations to some of the organisations we are making financial donations to this year – Will Curtis (Managing Director at Biggin Hill Airport) will join us at the end… Read more »

Remembrance Day Parades and Services – Sunday 8th November 2015

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In order to enable the holding of Remembrance Day Parades and Services it will be necessary to close the following roads between 10:00am and 01:00pm on Sunday 8th November 2015: Biggin Hill · Main Road – between its junctions with Lebanon Gardens and Jail Lane Jail Lane – between its junctions with Main Road and Dowding Road