More Roadworks on Main Road – Misery for the area

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Roadwork season continues in Biggin Hill – 1) At Main Road, Biggin Hill (at Taylor Wimpy Site, in between Vincent Square and Barwell Crescent) Starting Saturday 21/10/2017 SGN will be abandoning their existing gas main and commissioning a new gas main for the Taylor Wimpy site in between the junctions of Vincent Square and Barwell Crescent taking nine days to… Read more »

Bromley Crime Summit

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Bromley’s Annual Crime Summit will be held on Saturday 30th September and all residents of Bromley are invited! Pastries and beverages will be served at 9:30am in the Information Stands area, with the main event being held between 10am – 1pm in the Council Chamber at Bromley Civic Centre. Free parking is available in the car park accessed via Rochester… Read more »

Macmillan Cancer Supports ‘’World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’’ on Friday 29th September, from 10:30 – 13:00 hrs.

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We here at the London Fire Brigade at Biggin Hill Fire Station are going to host a Coffee Morning in support of Macmillan Cancer Supports ‘’World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’’ on Friday 29th September, from 10:30 – 13:00 hrs.  The station will be open for anyone from our local community to come along and join their local Fire Fighters for a… Read more »

Burst water main in Jail Lane

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Cllr Benington and Cllr Stevens report that there is a burst water main at Jail Lane, Biggin Hill – close to the Charles Darwin School and the road will be closed shortly. Traffic will be diverted via Main Road, Leaves Green Road, Downe Road, New Road Hill, Rookery Road, High Street Downe, Luxted Road and Single Street in both directions…. Read more »

Salt Box Hill Roadworks and diversion

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Cllr Benington and Cllr Stevens would like to notify you of an upcoming road closure at Salt Box Hill, Biggin Hill for essential drainage works. Salt Box Hill will be closed to traffic in between the junction of Oaklands Lane and Main Road, Biggin Hill from Tuesday 29/08/2017 (after the bank holiday Monday) until Sunday 10/09/2017. Whilst the closure is in place, motorists… Read more »

Rogue traders sentenced following gardening and tree work

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Two rogue tree surgeons were sentenced to five years in prison at Croydon Crown Court having pleaded guilty to offences of fraud by false representation.  James Cunningham from Gateshead Tyne and Wear and Essex based Peter Varey obtained work from consumers in Bromley having distributed flyers in the area, advertising tree care and garden works. These flyers displayed false addresses… Read more »

Layhams Road Roadworks 

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We have been informed that Layhams Road will be closed from Monday 24/07/2017 by UK Power Networks for essential electricity ducting and overhead works. The works fall approx 300m from the junction with Sheepbarn Lane / King Henry’s Drive and the works will be in place for up to two weeks. Access will be available at all times to businesses… Read more »

Loss of Water Supply and low pressure

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Customers in CR0, TN14, TN16 and BR2 may be experiencing low pressure or no water since yesterday morning. This is because of high demand for water over the weekend following major disruption to our network, after a burst pipe in Bromley Common on Friday afternoon. Throughout yesterday and today TW worked hard on solutions to return all customers’ supplies to service and… Read more »

2 Local Scams

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Scam 1 This a particularly nasty one as it looks genuine enough to be confused with other emails you might be expecting from a web store. You receive an email that advises you that an order is complete, and which invites you to click on a link to alter delivery, adjust the order or cancel it. If you do so… Read more »

Neighbourhood Watch Need you

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Sadly crime is on the increase in Biggin Hill and currently we only have 4 Neighbourhood Watch Coordinators in the town. The Neighbourhood Watch team need more help and if you are able to help please let us know and we can pass your information on

Successful litter pick

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On Sunday 25th June members of Biggin Hill Residents Association and Biggin Hill Friends of The Parks joined forces to clear up frontages along Biggin Hill’s Main Road. The exercise, which lasted just two hours, yielded over 25 sacks of rubbish. Both groups would like to thank their members and our ward Councillors Melanie Stevens and Julian Benington for their support… Read more »

Check your fridge

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The Metropolitan Police stated earlier this week that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer has been identified as the initial source of the Grenfell Tower fire. Owners of a Hotpoint fridge freezer model FF175BP (White) and FF175BG (Graphite) should call the manufacturer’s freephone hotline on 0800 316 3826 to register their details for further information.