Local News

Bob Neill pushes for improved superfast broadband in Bromley & Chislehurst

A frequent frustration that I share with many local residents is the difficulty a significant number of us face accessing superfast broadband at home. It may come as a surprise – or unfortunately, may not – to read that four of the lowest twelve constituencies for premises with superfast broadband in the country are in London, and to add to this absurdity, that the worst of all these is the Cities of London and Westminster constituency, the seat from which our country is run!

Update on Biggin Hill Airport

I appreciate that the ongoing debate about the extension of the operating hours at Biggin Hill Airport raises strong and genuinely held feelings from residents across the constituency, and I thought now would prove an ideal time to update you on the current situation.

Help me find the best pub chef in Bromley and Chislehurst

For the first time, the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group and the British Beer and Pub Association, along with Nestlé Professional, are launching a competition to find Britain’s best Pub Chef and Young Pub Chef of the year. The winner will be recognised with an award in Parliament.

Local restaurant nominated for the Tiffin Cup 2015

One of Bromley’s best restaurants, Tamasha on Widmore Road, has again been accepted to take part in the prestigious Tiffin Cup competition to find the best South Asian restaurant in the country.

Bob welcomes planning decision on intrusive sports pitch

In March I wrote to Jim Kehoe, Chief Planning Officer at Bromley Council, to outline my concerns, as well as those raised by local residents, over proposals to build a 3G sports pitch in the grounds of Kemnal Technology College.