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Bob Neill condemns steep rise in off-peak fare

As many of you will have noticed first hand, there has been a dramatic increase in the price of an off-peak travelcard since January, with prices rising over 30 per cent for adults travelling to or from outer London zones. Quite understandably, this unreasonable hike in fares has dismayed a large number of residents across Bromley and Chislehurst, many of whom are reliant on the local rail provision to get from A to B on a regular basis.

Bob Neill condemns steep rise in off-peak fare

As many of you will have noticed first hand, there has been a dramatic increase in the price of an off-peak travelcard since January, with prices rising over 30 per cent for adults travelling to or from outer London zones.

Bromley Synagogue Golden Jubilee

On Saturday I was delighted to attend Bromley Reform Synagogue’s Golden Jubilee civic service to celebrate its fifty year history in the London Borough of Bromley.

Biggin Hill Airport consultation

As many of you will be aware, towards the end of last year Biggin Hill Airport Limited (BHAL) submitted a proposal to the London Borough of Bromley to extend operating hours at the airport.

Looking out for Southeastern passengers

Yesterday, along with a number of other MPs, I met with the Rail Minister, Claire Perry, and senior managers of Southeastern and National Rail to discuss the ongoing, substandard performance levels we all experience on Southeastern services.

Bob Neill questions PM on funding of Biggin Hill Memorial Chapel

A number of constituents have recently contacted me about the highly publicised £50,000 funding shortfall at St George’s Chapel of Remembrance at Biggin Hill. The developments surrounding the future of the site had come as worrying news to us all, however I am delighted to say that the Prime Minister publically confirmed yesterday that the Government would do all it can to protect the site for future generations.

Bob Neill welcomes Porcupine appeal decision

Following the week-long appeal process which took place in early October, John Woolcock, the Inspector assessing the Porcupine Pub case, published his decision last Tuesday. I am delighted to say that, through the efforts of residents, your local Conservative

Bob Neill opens new-look Chislehurst Post Office

Last Friday I was delighted to open Chislehurst’s fantastic new-look Post Office run by Mr and Mrs Shah. The large turnout for the opening shows just how important Post Offices up and down the country remain as assets integral to our local communities, and it was great that so many people recognised this by showing their support.