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Visit to Under 1 Roof in West Wickham

On Small Business Saturday Bob walked the streets of West Wickham.  He went into 'Under 1 Roof' on the High Street where he met with Kevin and Angie Shepherd who own the business.  Kevin told Bob that business was quiet that day but was not too bad generally at the moment.  Bob is pictured with K

Canon Bill Clements awarded the Legion D'Honneur

Bob Stewart had the privilege of presenting the Legion D'Honneur to Canon Bill Clements at Coloma Care Home on Saturday 26 November.  Prior to entering the priesthood Bill Clements had served in the Royal Navy from 1941 - 46 and during that time had taken part in the D Day landings for which the

New Mini Roundabout on Copers Cope Road

Bromley Council is planning to build a new mini roundabout at the junction of Copers Cope and Bridge roads.  It has recently become something of an accident black spot and so Bob Stewart very much we;comes the decision which should make the area safer for both vehicle drivers and cyclists.  To pr

Shoe Repairs Shop at Beckenham Junction

Bob Stewart normally gets his shoes soled and heeled at 'Shoe Repairs' close to Beckenham Junction Station.  In the photograph he is shown with Luke Godfrey who is an ex-pupil of Langley Park Boys School.

Beckenham and West Wickham Model Railway Club

On Saturday 22nd October Bob Stewart, an Honorary Member of the Beckenham and West Wickham Model Railway Club for some time now, visited its bi-annual Vintage Toy Train Show in in St John’s Church, Eden Park Avenue, Eden Park.  This is a tremendous exhibition and very popular with children and ad

Villager's Sausages

Villager's Sausages at 91 the High Street, Beckenham have once again have run a street event outside their shop with much of the profits made being presented to local charities.  Bob Stewart visited the event last time it was held and did so again on Saturday 5th November.  He thought the street-

POP GEMS Academy 5th Birthday Party

POP GEMS Academy held its 5th Birthday Party on the evening of Saturday 5th November.  Run by its Principal Gem Allen and Vice Principal Jay Khan, the POP GEMS Academy teaches children the performing arts and is based at 76 High Street, Beckenham.  During the evening Bob met parents and children

Beckenham Fireworks Display

On Bonfire Night Bob Stewart attended and spoke at the 5th Beckenham Scout Group’s Fireworks Night which was held on Croydon Road Recreation Ground.

The Equitable Life Members Action Group

On Tuesday 11th October, Bob, who is a member of the Equitable Life All Party Parliamentary Group for Equitable Life members, met with Paul Braithwaite, Secretary of the Equitable Life Members Action Group (EMAG).  He fully supports the drive by former Equitable Life policyholders to be fully com

Bob Stewart visits the Mons Battlefield

On Sunday 18 September Colonel Bob Stewart DSO visited the Audregnies battlefield in Belgium where 1st Battalion the Cheshire Regiment was reduced from 1,000 soldiers to just 200 in one day during the First World War.