WHISTLE FOR THE SOMME WILL TAKE PLACE IN PENGE
Penge War memorial WILL feature in ‘Whistle for the Somme’ which is taking place across the borough of Bromley at 7.15am on 1st July.
The updated list of war memorials is as follows.
Beckenham, junction of High Street/Croydon Road, BR3 1BN
Bickley St Georges, Bickley Park Road, BR1 2BE
Biggin Hill War Memorial, Main Road, TN16 3DY
Bromley War Memorial, Martins Hill, Church Road, BR2 0EG
Chislehurst War Memorial, Bromley Road, BR7 5PH
Keston War Memorial, Heathfield Road, BR2 6HU
Orpington War Memorial, High Street, BR6 0NQ
Penge War Memorial, High Street, SE20 7HB
St Mark’s Church, Bromley, Westmoreland Road, BR2 0TB
St Mary’s Church Shortlands, Kingswood Road, BR2 0HG
West Wickham War Memorial, Corkscrew Hill, BR4 9QT
Originally only Bromley, Orpington, Beckenham, West Wickham and Chislehurst were listed for the services. Cllr Nicholas Bennett, who organised these services, said he took a decision to have just five locations as he had limited time – but people were welcome to volunteer to organise ceremonies at other memorials.