A scheme launched this summer across Orpington town centre aims to persuade residents to donate money to tackle the problem of homelessness, rather than giving directly to street beggars.
It is estimated that in the year from April 2017 to March 2018, 17% of young people aged 10 to 15 in England were bullied in the previous 12 months in a way that made them frightened or upset.
The new Orpington Health and Wellbeing Centre opened its doors to patients on 16 September 2019, housing the Knoll Medical Practice and a range of other community clinics in modern and fit for purpose premises in the heart of Orpi
That was the invitation given to local residents and businesses to attend a brand new conference hosted by Orpington 1st in partnership with the Bromley Dementia Action Alliance (BDAA).
The Winter 2019 Edition of The Orpington 1st Magazine is available to read online now...