Updates on Police Restructuring

This week Jo Johnson MP met with Chief Superintendent Jeff Boothe of the Metropolitan Police to discuss the restructuring of local policing across Bromley, Sutton, and Croydon.

Fire on Orpington High Street

10 fire engines attended a fire on the roof of a building on Orpington High Street yesterday. There were no reports of injuries. The building houses shops, flats, as well as Orpington Village Hall.

Petts Wood May Fayre

Jo Johnson MP attended the Petts Wood May Fayre on the first May Bank Holiday.

This wonderful annual event was blessed with sunshine this year - and the crowds came out to celebrate.

Jo interviewed on Bromley YDN Radio

On Friday afternoon, Jo Johnson visited Newstead Wood School to take part in a podcast for a new local radio station, Bromley YDN Radio.

Bromley, Croydon and Sutton Police Commands to Merge

Bromley, Croydon and Sutton Police Commands to Merge

Under new plans, the police commands of the London Boroughs of Bromley, Croydon and Sutton are to merge together to form a new Basic Command Unit (BCU).

Jo welcomes another fall in unemployment

Figures released yesterday from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have shown that the rate of unemployment in Orpington has fallen since last year, good news which is also being replicated across the country.