Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Scientists and health experts have confirmed that newspapers are not transmitters of Covid-19 owing to the ink and the printing process they go through.

Students are getting the chance to take over a London hotel.

Members of the Bromley Federation of Small Businesses have met with entrepreneur Lord Harris to discuss worries for the future.

The Entertainer has announced the return of its Big Toy Rehoming campaign, in partnership with the Salvation Army.

After a well-known bathroom company went into administration, a Bromley woman decided she did not want to let down her customers and says she paid back around £125,000 out of her own money to maintain faith in her business.

A Waitrose store in Bromley is to become a Lidl later this year.

Two Chelsfield pubs are named among some of the best in the country in the new Pub Guide 2020 from the AA.

A new independent coffee house has opened in Beckenham.

Just four years ago, a Bromley childminder came up with an idea – now she has won Female Entrepreneur of the Year at a Club Hub UK awards event in London.

A new Thai restaurant has opened in Chislehurst, the 32nd in the chain.

Jamie Brown, of Archant’s Local Impact initiative, says businesses need to understand their website visitors and be able to act quickly when they spot interest

The Orpies finals have taken place – an awards ceremony to mark the best of business in the area.

Jamie Brown, of Archant’s Local Impact initiative, explains why all businesses need their own website

Jamie Brown

A high tech aerospace and technology college could be opened at Biggin Hill airport.

Sam Parrett

The closure of post offices has long been criticised but a new one has just been opened in Orpington by local MP Jo Johnson.

Jo Johnson

A Bromley entrepreneur who lost his leg after being hit by a train has revealed how the tragic event not only changed his life for ever- but also the lives of others.


Jamie Brown, of Archant’s Local Impact initiative, explains how to use social media to your advantage

Jamie Brown

Culture secretary Jeremy Wright explains why local newspapers are so important


Even if you don’t realise it, you have come across display advertising. You have seen it on web pages, in newspapers and in magazines. It’s everywhere, once you start to look, and there are plenty of companies out there who are already doing it well.

How do you build loyalty in your customers, and keep them coming back to you, asks Jamie Brown of Archant’s Local Impact programme.

Jamie Brown

Jamie Brown, of Archant Local Impact, explains how to make your business stand out from the crowd

Jamie Brown

Jamie Brown of Archant Local Impact explains how you can build brand awareness.

Jamie Brown

Jamie Brown of Archant Local Impact explains how you can access help to make your business stand out online.

We talk to hundreds of local business owners every day; we hear their concerns, understand their challenges and share in their successes.


Senior editors from across the regional newspaper industry have joined forces to urge MPs to vote against press freedom curbs in the Data Protection Bill today.

Labour Party

A brave Bromley officer managed to single-handedly detain aggressive suspects of a moped theft.

Charity Second Chance Animal Sanctuary received a generous donation of pet-friendly disinfectant from the UK’s number one concentrated disinfectant brand, Zoflora, as part of their ‘Big Clean Up’ campaign.

United Kingdom

Work to construct FC Elmstead’s new modern club house is underway in Chislehurst Recreation Ground.

William Huntington-Thresher

The Poundland store on Bromley High Street will be teaming up with pioneering fashion brand PEP&CO, and celebrating with a Golden Ticket Giveaway.

United Kingdom

A Bromley-born Royal Navy Submarine Commander who was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross has been honoured at the Bromley War Memorial with a commemorative stone.

Colin Smith

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