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Orpington man guilty of importing millions of pounds worth of cocaine into UK

This Is Local London:

1:19pm Monday 28th July 2014

An Orpington man involved in importing millions of pounds worth of cocaine into the UK has been jailed.

92-year-old woman who slipped over near Bromley Sainsbury's thanks people who came to her aid

This Is Local London:

12:08pm Monday 28th July 2014

A 92-year-old woman, who slipped over near Sainsbury's in Bromley, has thanked the people who helped her and paid for a cab to take her home.

PICTURES: Parts of Beckenham flooded after torrential downfall

This Is Local London:

4:43pm Friday 25th July 2014

Parts of Beckenham are flooded following a torrential downfall this afternoon (July 25).

'In my eyes she'll always be a princess': St Paul's Cray girl celebrates first birthday on same day as Prince George

This Is Local London:

3:43pm Friday 25th July 2014

A one-year-old St Paul's Cray girl celebrated her first birthday on Tuesday - the same day as Prince George - throwing a huge party that attracted 200 guests.

Bromley charity visit sees unexpected appearance from Prime Minister David Cameron

This Is Local London:

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Friends and supporters of a Bromley children's charity were invited to meet the Chancellor of the Exchequer at 11 Downing Street - and were treated to an unexpected visit from Prime Minister David Cameron.

UPDATE: Parent outrage as Bromley Council committee decision leaves children without a school

This Is Local London:

4:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Parents have been left outraged after a Bromley Council committee rejected the creation of a new primary school - leaving their children without a school just six weeks before the start of term.

MORE fires at Waste4Fuel

This Is Local London:

10:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

There have been fires at Waste4Fuel in St Paul's Cray for the last two days.

Sydenham man who repeatedly raped same victim is jailed

This Is Local London:

9:21am Thursday 24th July 2014

A man responsible for raping the same victim on a number of separate occasions has been jailed for 13 years.

Series of incidents in Sevenoaks Way area end in serious assault on 15-year-old boy

This Is Local London:

5:40pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Four incidents in or near Sevenoaks Way ended in a serious assault on a 15-year-old boy yesterday evening (July 22).

Orpington man: 'Every time there is continuous rainfall I fear my house will flood'

This Is Local London:

4:40pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

An Orpington man says his house is at risk of flooding every time there is continuous rainfall, due to poor drainage in his road.

Minnie Mouse appears at Bromley United Services Club Help For Heroes fundraiser

This Is Local London:

3:35pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The Bromley United Services Club raised over £600 for Help For Heroes during a fun weekend that boasted an appearance from Minnie Mouse.

UPDATE: 'Mayhem' after Leesons Hill, St Paul's Cray, crash, which involved a motorcycle

This Is Local London:

12:03pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A motorcyclist has been seriously injured in a crash in Leesons Hill, St Paul's Cray, this morning.

UPDATE: Train delays due to man 'laying on the track' at Anerley

This Is Local London:

9:56am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

There were delays to trains running through Anerley station yesterday afternoon (July 22) after a man wandered onto the tracks.

UPDATE: Burst water main in West Wickham causing traffic delays

This Is Local London:

4:40pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A burst water main in West Wickham High Street is causing traffic delays.

Design for Biggin Hill heritage centre approved by Bromley Council

This Is Local London:

3:45pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A design for a heritage centre in Biggin Hill - remembering, among other things, its role in the Battle of Britain - has been approved by Bromley Council.

Police want to speak to 'bewildered' man after burglary in Hayes newsagents

This Is Local London:

2:01pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Police want to speak to a man in connection with a burglary in a Hayes newsagents - after he was caught staring in bewilderment at a CCTV camera.

PICTURES: Eight puppies abandoned in Orpington road

This Is Local London:

9:40am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Eight puppies found abandoned in a rubbish bin in Orpington last week are doing well, and will soon be seeking a new home.

Bromley police cracking down on dangerous use of motorised bikes in borough

This Is Local London:

4:58pm Monday 21st July 2014

After a number of complaints, police in Bromley are launching a crackdown on unlicensed bikes, mini-motos and off-road bikes being ridden dangerously in the borough.

Penge and Lewisham men jailed after attempting to import a million pounds worth of cocaine into UK

This Is Local London:

2:40pm Monday 21st July 2014

Two men from Penge and Lewisham have been jailed after attempting to import a million pounds worth of cocaine into the UK, disguised as tins of Jamaican Pride Callaloo.

Orpington's Spider-Man says he dons suit for his three-year-old son

This Is Local London:

12:32pm Monday 21st July 2014

An Orpington cult hero spotted walking the streets dressed as Spider-Man has spoken about his reasons for doing so - and it doesn't involve getting bitten by a radioactive spider.

82-year-old Orpington woman burgled after letting 'Kevin from Affinity Sutton' into her home

This Is Local London:

11:30am Monday 21st July 2014

An 82-year-old Orpington woman was burgled after she invited a man claiming to be from Affinity Sutton into her home.

Eight puppies found abandoned in middle of Orpington road on hottest day of the year

This Is Local London:

4:15pm Friday 18th July 2014

Eight puppies have been found abandoned in a bin in the middle of an Orpington road today (July 18) - the hottest day of the year.

PICTURED: Travellers pitch up on Orpington green

This Is Local London:

3:02pm Friday 18th July 2014

Travellers moved on to a green in Green Street Green, Orpington, this week.

'Inappropriate and unnecessary': Roadkill painted over by line painter near Orpington

This Is Local London:

12:54pm Friday 18th July 2014

Roadkill painted over by a line painter was photographed near Orpington this morning (July 18).

Spider-Man and son spotted in St Mary Cray

This Is Local London:

4:17pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Spider-Man and his son have brought smiles to the faces of hundreds after being photographed in St Mary Cray.

Bromley's youngsters getting passionate about nature thanks to Forest School leaders

This Is Local London:

5:21pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

The latest Forest School leaders - whose aim is to get youngsters across Bromley borough passionate about nature - have graduated.

Beckenham man who blew up ATM machine jailed

This Is Local London:

4:24pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A Beckenham man who, along with four others, used an explosive mixture of gases to blow up an ATM machine has been jailed for six years.

UPDATE: Man finds burnt-out remains of Volvo 'involved in West Wickham police chase'

This Is Local London:

11:49am Friday 18th July 2014

A man claims to have found the burnt-out remains of a Volvo, involved in a police chase in West Wickham this week, near his home.

'I'm lol'n so hard right now': Orpington MP Jo Johnson's Twitter account hacked

This Is Local London:

4:26pm Monday 14th July 2014

Orpington MP Jo Johnson's Twitter account has been hacked, leading to spam messages being sent to hundreds of Twitter users.

Pensioner who campaigned for crossing in 'very dangerous' Biggin Hill road persuades council to act

This Is Local London:

11:27am Monday 14th July 2014

A 67-year-old woman who campaigned to get a crossing put across a "very dangerous" Biggin Hill road has persuaded the council to act.

Trial date set for alleged M&S trolley rage killer

This Is Local London:

2:40pm Friday 11th July 2014

The date has been set for the trial of a Bromley woman alleged to have killed a man after ramming him with a trolley in M&S.

Film Review: They Came Together

This Is Local London:

11:51am Friday 11th July 2014

Love them or hate them, factory-made Hollywood romantic comedies are a staple of cinema: the faces may change but the same formula exists. It's these films that writer-director David Wain pokes fun at in lively comedy They Came Together, in a similar vein to 80s classics Airplane! and The Naked Gun.

Anerley man who slashed man's face in fatal brawl guilty of GBH

This Is Local London:

10:21am Friday 11th July 2014

An Anerley man who slashed a man's face in a row that left another dead has been convicted of causing GBH with intent.

PICTURED: Critalls Corner underpass in Sidcup floods

This Is Local London:

9:34am Friday 11th July 2014

The Crittals Corner underpass in Sidcup has flooded following extensive rainfall in the last 24 hours.

PICTURED: Man arrested after crack cocaine found at Beckenham address

This Is Local London:

11:09am Thursday 10th July 2014

A 20-year-old man was arrested after crack cocaine was found during a police raid in Beckenham last night (July 9).

No further waste to be brought into Waste4Fuel site

This Is Local London:

5:02pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

The Environment Agency has served an enforcement notice on Waste4Fuel to stop any further waste being brought into the site.

Youngsters from Orpington infant school celebrate dance from around the world

This Is Local London:

10:34am Wednesday 9th July 2014

The children of an Orpington infant school took part in a celebration of dance last week - performing traditional dances from countries including Spain, Greece, Mexico and Germany.

Bromley girl, 7, lands role in Les Miserables in West End

This Is Local London:

5:06pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

A 7-year-old Bromley girl - who dreamed a dream of performing in the West End - has seen her dream come true after she landed a part in Les Miserables.

Man arrested following alleged Chislehurst rape is bailed

This Is Local London:

4:01pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

A man arrested after a woman was allegedly raped in Chislehurst has been bailed.

Orpington pet shop loses woman's cat before she 'finds it in freezer'

This Is Local London:

10:34am Tuesday 8th July 2014

A woman says an Orpington pet supplies shop lost her cat for six hours before she found it trapped in a freezer.

Man who died after collapse at Bromley Travelodge was 'snorting cocaine in company of prostitute'

This Is Local London:

11:22am Monday 7th July 2014

A man who died after collapsing in a Bromley hotel was reportedly snorting cocaine while in the company of a prostitute shortly before his death.

Downham woman ordered to pay £620 for dumping waste in St Paul's Cray

This Is Local London: Lemeail Griffith pleaded guilty at Bromley Magistrates' Court.

10:52am Monday 7th July 2014

A Downham woman caught on camera dumping waste in St Paul’s Cray has been ordered to pay £620.

Woman allegedly raped in Chislehurst

This Is Local London:

10:10am Monday 7th July 2014

A woman was allegedly raped in Chislehurst yesterday (July 6).

Man admits planning to supply drugs after £16,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Beckenham

This Is Local London:

9:46am Monday 7th July 2014

A man has admitted planning to supply drugs after police discovered £16,000 worth of cannabis at two addresses in Beckenham.

Woman arrested following unexplained death of Chislehurst man in Bromley hotel

This Is Local London:

4:35pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A woman has been arrested after a man collapsed in Travelodge, Bromley, last Friday (June 27) and later died.

Waste4Fuel company director speaks after High Court ruling

This Is Local London:

1:46pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

The company director of Waste4Fuel has spoken about the situation following yesterday's High Court ruling.

VIDEO: Stuntman who jumped from helicopter dressed as Queen during Olympic opening ceremony visits Bickley school

This Is Local London:

11:40am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

The stuntman who wowed billions when he jumped from a helicopter dressed as the Queen during the London 2012 opening ceremony has visited a Bickley school.

Environment Agency case against Waste4Fuel dismissed by High Court

This Is Local London:

5:04pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

The High Court has dismissed the Environment Agency (EA)'s case against Waste4Fuel.

Residents talk of 'absolute hell' of Waste4Fuel site as High Court hearing verdict looms

This Is Local London:

11:33am Tuesday 1st July 2014

Residents living close to the Waste4Fuel site in St Paul's Cray have been reflecting on the "absolute hell" of the last two years, with a High Court verdict determining the future of the recycling plant expected today.

PICTURED: Is this a mini-tornado above Orpington?

This Is Local London:

10:34am Tuesday 1st July 2014

A man claims to have photographed a twister above Orpington.


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