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Find next mobile unit visit near you :
Church of Jesus Christ LDS, Station Approach: 16 June
Spur Road (Parking Bays 31-34): 20 April
ut and about? If you see something the Council should address, take a photo and report it on
Fix My Street - it's quick and easy.
Priory Gardens - a glorious haven of magnificent acreage to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing stroll - with gardens in bloom, grass areas for playing games, a children's playground and a lake with birds galore. See them in all their glory - click here
Hever Castle - Just 30 minutes' drive away, the childhood home of Anne Boleyn is well worth a visit. The expansive gardens coming into full bloom are in the photo to the left and the castle attracts large crowds, even when it rains!
Want to find out about your family history?
Join North West Kent Family History Society and let them help you.
Foots Cray Meadows - Five Arches
Just a short distance outside Orpington.....The swan family is growing up - see article and photos here
Map courtesy of the Friends of Foots Cray Meadows website:
Artisan Floral Workshops - starting March
Linda Barton ICSF Cert Ed - 30 years' experience in the florist industry and
Pam Coleman - years of experience in event management:
Chelsfield Village Hall 7:30pm:
Friday 24 March; Tuesday 13 June; Tuesday 5 December
A future for The Priory with V22
The management of Orpington Priory has now been decided. V22, a company specialising in offering artists' studio space, has been awarded a 125 year lease on the building. Read more......
AirJump Trampoline Park opens in March
First park opening in Orpington
at 5a Lagoon Road, Orpington, Kent, BR5 3QX.
See more here.
See also Facebook page
Orpington Tweet Up - What is going on in the area?
Next one Mon 5 June 7:15pm at The Greenwood Centre, Green Street Green
Read summary of previous event on 13 February here.
Come along for an opportunity to promote your local events. FREE event - open to all.
The reclamation of Ramus Wood by local residents
See a slide show of a relaxing afternoon Mayday walk through the recently partially cleared woodland and another one of an October walk in the autumn sunshine.
Five Arches, Bexley March 2017
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