Feeling the strain of English on a train
It was one of those moments in British politics that we metropolitan liberals particularly enjoy.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
an Elderly Bromley resident had his home burgled while he was in hospital, the police have reported.
Detectives are now appealing for information and witnesses after the 75-year-old man, from Ramsden Road, Orpington, returned to find his television and computer gone.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
PICTURED: Orpington 15-year-old 'shocked' and 'angry' after police...
An Orpington 15-year-old was "shocked" and "angry" after a police search ended in him needing six stitches in his head.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Orpington man admits drug charge after police discover cannabis factory following death of woman
An Orpington man has pleaded guilty to a drugs offence after police found a cannabis factory in Sevenoaks during an investigation following the death of a woman.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Stevie Murphy of Badgers Mount, Gareth Morgan, of Orpington and...
Three men have been convicted in connection with the production and sale of "substantial" quantities of drugs from a cannabis factory in Sevenoaks.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
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Bromley conservative councillor confirms he is defecting to UKIP
Councillor Grainger, of the Chelsfield and Pratts Bottom ward, told colleagues yesterday he would stand against Conservative candidates in the elections on May 22. A statement from Bromley Conservatives said: "This is a clear violation of Conservative Party rules and the officers of Orpington Conservative Association have moved to expel him from ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Chislehurst woman warning others of slippery fingers after falling foul to pickpocket
A WOMAN in Chislehurst is warning others to be wary of a man with slippery fingers after claiming she fell foul to a pickpocket.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Controversial application for Orpington mass grave declined after environmental fears
Residents of Old Hill, near Green Street Green, were concerned after a property owner submitted plans to Bromley Council that would see a mass grave for up to 1,000 burial crypts erected.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
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Eastwood leaving Bromley Magistrates' Court this morning
AN ORPINGTON fraudster who flogged non-existent iPads has been sentenced to a community order today although it is feared she could have scammed thousands more.
Orpington man wakes up in Amsterdam after getting really drunk at funeral
AN ORPINGTON man got so drunk after a funeral that he woke up in Amsterdam, with no idea how he'd got there.
Lorry fire near Orpington junction leaves M25 traffic queuing to Dartford Crossing
TRAFFIC is queuing back almost as far as the Dartford Crossing following a lorry fire on the M25 near Orpington.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
iPad fraudster Poppy Eastwood to appear at Bromley Magistrates' Court tomorrow
AN ORPINGTON woman who flogged non-existent iPads and fled from a petrol station without paying is appearing in court tomorrow for sentencing.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The training will take place at the college's campus in Orpington
ONE of the country's first career colleges specialising in food and enterprise is on the menu in the borough this year.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
live news updates for Monday, February 17
Thankfully this disgusting and depraved paedophile from Lee is now where he should be - behind bars for a long time.
Floods inescapable as Bromley borough hit by persistent rain and rising groundwater
BROMLEY borough hasn't escaped the deluge of flooding this month as residents find their properties at risk, rugby pitches submerged and train stations inaccessible.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Trains between Orpington and Sevenoaks cancelled after Chelsfield landslip
The incident occurred around 3pm this afternoon and soon after Southeastern announced on Twitter passengers travelling from London should take an alternative route.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
live news updates for Thursday, February 13
If you're not feeling very romantic for tomorrow here are our top five anti-Valentine's things you can do, including partying with Joey Essex in Bexleyheath.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
13-year-old Penge girl sentenced after assault on top deck of bus in Bromley Common
A 13-YEAR-OLD girl from Penge has been sentenced to attend a youth offender panel for six months after assaulting a schoolgirl on a bus in Bromley Common.
Boris enjoys a cup of tea on his visit.
LONDON mayor Boris Johnson was in Bromley yesterday visiting the borough's Youth Offending Service and Orpington's Hillside Primary School.
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