Portland Gardens, BR1

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Portland Gardens is a road in the BR1 postcode area



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Added: 19 Oct 2018 17:59 GMT   
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Post by Lord Frewin : Launcelot Primary School

We are very unhappy with this school our child was attemptedly raped in school
Playground and the ex head master mr childâ??s covered it up
Took use years to get school files and to under stand the school did not do any thing to help our child
She is still in a bad way over the trauma she suffered at this school we are still fighting lewisham council to get the truth
And get closure to this matter


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Post by LDNnews: Bromley
Angry driver pays half a week’s pension for ’pathetic’ pavement parking fine

A pensioner claims his granddaughter’s birthday was spoiled after he was slapped with a parking fine.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17226654.pensioner-critical-of-bromley-council-after-pavement-parking-fine/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley North
Pengemas: Here is how Penge High Street will celebrate Christmas

Penge is soon going to look a lot like Christmas.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17230761.pengemas-here-is-how-penge-high-street-will-celebrate-christmas/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley
Meet this year’s local hero selected to turn on the Christmas lights in Bromley

An inspirational woman says she is "overwhelmed" after being selected to turn on the Christmas lights in Bromley.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17226883.local-hero-to-turn-on-christmas-lights-in-bromley/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley North
Plans in to concrete over Biggin Hill ’wasteland’ for flats
Plans in to concrete over Biggin Hill ’wasteland’ for flats

https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17229020.plans-in-to-concrete-over-biggin-hill-wasteland-for-flats/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley
Parents still hopeful for new Bullers Wood school after inquiry hears safety arguments
Parents still hopeful for new Bullers Wood school after inquiry hears safety arguments

https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17223991.bullers-wood-school-for-boys-planning-inquiry-finishes/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley North
People exploiting a Blue Badge for parking benefits will be hit with a criminal record and a fine before being named and shamed, Bromley Council has warned.
People exploiting a Blue Badge for parking benefits will be hit with a criminal record and a fine before being named and shamed, Bromley Council has warned.

https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17226036.warning-for-relatives-of-blue-badge-holders-in-bromley/?ref=rss

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Beckenham man helped in plot to smuggle drugs and weapons worth millions into the UK
Beckenham man helped in plot to smuggle drugs and weapons worth millions into the UK

https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17220597.beckenham-man-helps-uk-border-agency-official-in-drug-smuggling-plot/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley North
Police find cannabis plants in EVERY room of Bickley house

Cannabis plants worth hundreds of thousands of pounds have been found in every room of a house in Bickley.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17222832.cannabis-farm-found-at-home-in-albyfield-bickley/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley
Dementia-friendly café forced to close in Bromley after four years

The first ever full-time dementia-friendly café in the UK is closing in Bromley amid financial struggle.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17219441.dementia-friendly-mission-cafe-closes-in-bromley/?ref=rss

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’Badly let down’: CEO at centre of tax probe suspended as headteacher of The Ravensbourne School

The former CEO of seven Bromley schools at the centre of a tax probe has been suspended as a headteacher, it has emerged.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17220117.education-for-21st-century-ceo-suspended-as-ravensbourne-school-head/?ref=rss

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Children as young as seven at risk of joining knife gangs, commissioner warns

The dangers of knives and gangs should be taught to primary school children, according to the Government’s victim commissioner.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17217013.children-should-be-taught-about-knives-and-gangs-in-primary-school/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley North



https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17218215.beckenham-man-prosecuted-for-felling-protected-pine-trees/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley

A combat knife has been recovered from a stop and search in Orpington days after four people were killed in quick succession in south London stabbings.


A combat knife has been recovered from a stop and search in Orpington days after four people were killed in quick succession in south London stabbings.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17214200.combat-knife-recovered-from-stop-and-search-in-orpington/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley North
Roads in Penge closed due to cars stranded in flood water

Bromley police are warning of localised flooding across the borough today.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17216028.roads-in-penge-closed-due-to-cars-stranded-in-flood-water/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Bromley
Beckenham High Street loses another shop as other retailers rebel against business fee

A group of disgruntled Beckenham shop owners have joined forces in protest after a troubled year of trading.


https://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/17213688.beckenham-high-street-loses-another-business-as-allure-shop-closes/?ref=rss

VIEW THE BROMLEY AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE BROMLEY AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE BROMLEY AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE BROMLEY AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE BROMLEY AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Bromley






LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ashgrove School Ltd:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Beckenham Place Park:   
Bonus Pastor Catholic College:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Breaside Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Burnt Ash Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Chartwell Business Centre:   Chartwell Business Centre.
Chinbrook Meadows:   
City of London Polytechnic Sports Ground:   
Dee Em Bee Sports Development Centre:   Dee Em Bee Sports Development Centre.
Downderry Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Downderry Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Downham Fields:   
Drumbeat School and ASD Service:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19.
Good Shepherd RC School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Greenvale School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
Haberdashers’ Aske’s Knights Academy:   Academy sponsor led (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Launcelot Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Marvels Lane Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
New Woodlands School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 14.
Parish Church of England Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Rangefield Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Scotts Park Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Shroffolds Farm:   Shroffolds Farm was situated in Southend hamlet, on the road from Bromley.
St John Baptist Southend Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Sundridge Park:   
The Tutorial Foundation:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 19.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Bromley High Street (1903):   The north side of Market Square was full of character in Edwardian times.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aldersgrove Avenue, SE9 · Alexandra Crescent, BR1 · Alice Thompson Close, SE12 · Amblecote Close, SE12 · Amblecote Meadows, BR1 · Amblecote Meadows, SE12 · Amblecote Road, SE12 · Ambleside, BR1 · Ansford Road, BR1 · Apollo Avenue, BR1 · Arcus Road, BR1 · Ashburn Court, BR1 · Ashgrove Road, BR1 · Autumn Grove, BR1 · Avondale Road, BR1 · Babbacombe Road, BR1 · Balder Rise, SE12 · Ballamore Road, BR1 · Bamford Road, BR1 · Bankfoot Road, BR1 · Beachborough Road, BR1 · Beachborough Road, SE6 · Bedivere Road, BR1 · Beechfield Road, BR1 · Beechmont Close, BR1 · Belcroft Close, BR1 · Belgravia Gardens, BR1 · Benbury Close, BR1 · Bentfield Gardens, SE9 · Bideford Road, BR1 · Blyth Road, BR1 · Bolton Gardens, BR1 · Bonville Road, BR1 · Boyland Road, BR1 · Bracken Hill Lane, BR1 · Brangbourne Road, BR1 · Briary Gardens, BR1 · Brindley Way, BR1 · Broadlands Road, BR1 · Brockman Rise, BR1 · Bromley Avenue, BR1 · Bromley Hill, BR1 · Bromley Road, BR1 · Brook Lane, BR1 · Burnt Ash Lane, BR1 · Butts Road, BR1 · Cairndale Close, BR1 · Calmont Road, BR1 · Cambridge Road, BR1 · Camlan Road, BR1 · Capstone Road, BR1 · Cawston Court, BR1 · Cedar Court, SE12 · Cedar Road, BR1 · Charlesfield, SE9 · Chatsworth Avenue, BR1 · Chelford Road, BR1 · Chinbrook Road, SE12 · Chingley Close, BR1 · Churchdown, SE6 · Claybridge Road, SE12 · Clayhill Crescent, SE9 · Clayhill Cresent, SE9 · Cobland Road, SE12 · College Road, BR1 · College Slip, BR1 · Coniston Road, BR1 · Coppergate Close, BR1 · Cotton Hill, BR1 · Crescent Road, BR1 · Cress Mews, BR1 · Croft Road, BR1 · Cupola Close, BR1 · Dainford Close, BR1 · Downderry Road, BR1 · Downham Lane, BR1 · Downham Way, BR1 · Downham Way, SE6 · Durham Avenue, BR1 · Durham Hill, BR1 · Dyneley Road, SE12 · East Street, BR1 · Edgeborough Way, BR1 · Edward Road, BR1 · Edward Tyler Road, SE12 · Elham Close, BR1 · Elmfield Road, BR1 · Elmscott Road, BR1 · Elstree Hill, BR1 · Esther Mews, BR1 · Ethelbert Close, BR1 · Ethelbert Road, BR1 · Fairfield Road, BR1 · Farmfield Road, BR1 · Farnaby Road, BR1 · Farnaby Road, BR2 · Farwig Lane, BR1 · Fenn Close, BR1 · Fernwood Close, BR1 · Fieldside Road, BR1 · Flimwell Close, BR1 · Florence Road, BR1 · Forde Avenue, BR1 · Foxbury Close, BR1 · Foxbury Road, BR1 · Freelands Grove, BR1 · Freelands Road, BR1 · Galahad Road, BR1 · Garden Close, SE12 · Garden Lane, BR1 · Garden Road, BR1 · Gareth Grove, BR1 · Geraint Road, BR1 · Gilbert Road, BR1 · Gittens Close, BR1 · Glades Place, BR1 · Glebe Road, BR1 · Glenbow Road, BR1 · Gordon Way, BR1 · Goudhurst Road, BR1 · Goudhurst Road, SE6 · Grace Close, SE9 · Grasmere Road, BR1 · Greenfield Drive, BR1 · Grove Park Road, SE9 · Haddington Road, BR1 · Hall View, SE9 · Hammelton Road, BR1 · Harleyford, BR1 · Harwood Avenue, BR1 · Hawes Road, BR1 · Hawkshead Close, BR1 · Headcorn Road, BR1 · Heathfield Road, BR1 · Henry Cooper Way, SE9 · Henry Street, BR1 · Henville Road, BR1 · High Street, BR1 · High Tor Close, BR1 · Highland Road, BR1 · Hildenborough Gardens, BR1 · Hillcrest Road, BR1 · Hilldrop Road, BR1 · Holligrave Road, BR1 · Homefield Road, BR1 · Hope Park, BR1 · Howard Road, BR1 · Ilfracombe Road, BR1 · Ivorydown, BR1 · Jennifer Road, BR1 · Keedonwood Road, BR1 · Kentish Way, BR1 · Kentish Way, BR2 · Kings Avenue, BR1 · Kinnaird Avenue, BR1 · Kinnaird Close, BR1 · Kirkstone Way, BR1 · Knights Court, BR1 · Knights Court, SE6 · Kynaston Road, BR1 · Ladbrook Close, BR1 · Lake Avenue, BR1 · Lambscroft Avenue, SE9 · Lamerock Road, BR1 · Launcelot Road, BR1 · Launcelot Road, SE12 · Lawn Close, BR1 · Le May Avenue, SE12 · Leafy Oak Road, SE12 · Leamington Avenue, BR1 · Leamington Close, BR1 · Lewes Road, BR1 · Lincombe Road, BR1 · Lions Close, SE9 · Lodge Road, BR1 · London Lane, BR1 · London Road, BR1 · Lonsdale Close, SE9 · Lownds Court, BR1 · Luffman Road, SE12 · Lytchet Road, BR1 · Madeira Avenue, BR1 · Marbrook Court, SE12 · Market Square, BR1 · Marvels Close, SE12 · Marvels Lane, SE12 · Marvels Lane, SE9 · Mayeswood Road, SE12 · Meadow Lane, SE12 · Medhurst Drive, BR1 · Merlin Gardens, BR1 · Milk Street, BR1 · Minster Road, BR1 · Moorside Road, BR1 · Moorside Road, SE6 · Murray Avenue, BR1 · Murray Avenue, BR2 · Nash Green, BR1 · New Street Hill, BR1 · New Street Hill, SE9 · Newman Road, BR1 · Nichol Lane, BR1 · North Road, BR1 · North Street, BR1 · Northover, BR1 · Northover, SE6 · Nutwood Park, BR1 · Oak Tree Gardens, BR1 · Oakbrook Close, BR1 · Oaklands Road, BR1 · Oakridge Lane, BR1 · Oakridge Road, BR1 · Old Bromley Road, BR1 · Oldstead Road, BR1 · Orchard Road, BR1 · Pa;ace Road, BR1 · Palace Grove, BR1 · Palace Road, BR1 · Palace View, BR1 · Palace View, BR2 · Park Avenue, BR1 · Park End, BR1 · Park Grove, BR1 · Park Road, BR1 · Paxton Court, SE12 · Paxton Court, SE9 · Paxton Road, BR1 · Pendragon Road, BR1 · Pennington Way, SE12 · Pike Close, BR1 · Plaistow Lane, BR1 · Plaxtol Close, BR1 · Pontefract Road, BR1 · Portland Gardens, BR1 · Powster Road, BR1 · Queen’s Mead Road, BR1 · Queen’s Road, BR1 · Queens Road, BR1 · Quernmore Close, BR1 · Quernmore Road, BR1 · Rafford Way, BR1 · Railway Children Walk, BR1 · Rangefield Road, BR1 · Ravenbourne Estate, BR1 · Ravensbourne Green Way, BR1 · Ravensbourne Road, BR1 · Ravenscar Road, BR1 · Ravensleigh Gardens, BR1 · Reigate Road, BR1 · Reigate Road, SE12 · Riddons Road, SE12 · Ridgeway Drive, BR1 · Ridgeway Drive, SE12 · Riverbank Road, BR1 · Roberton Drive, BR1 · Robins Court, SE12 · Rochester Avenue, BR1 · Rodway Road, BR1 · Rolvenden Gardens, BR1 · Romney Drive, BR1 · Ronalds Road, BR1 · Roseveare Road, SE12 · Roundtable Road, BR1 · Sandpit Road, BR1 · Sandringham Road, BR1 · Saxon Road, BR1 · Scotts Road, BR1 · Serviden Drive, BR1 · Shaw Road, BR1 · Shroffold Road, BR1 · Simpsons Road, BR1 · Sissinghurst Close, BR1 · Somertrees Avenue, SE12 · South Hill Road, BR1 · South Street, BR1 · South View, BR1 · Southover, BR1 · Southview Road, BR1 · Spencer Road, BR1 · St. Blaise Avenue, BR1 · St. Timothy’s Mews, BR1 · Sudbury Crescent, BR1 · Tetty Way, BR1 · The Chase, BR1 · The Chilterns, BR1 · The Fairway, BR1 · The Mall, BR1 · The Old Court Yard, BR1 · Thomas Dinwiddy Road, SE12 · Thornton Road, BR1 · Treewall Gardens, BR1 · Tresco Close, BR1 · Tristram Road, BR1 · Tweedy Road, BR1 · Ullswater Close, BR1 · Undershaw Road, BR1 · Upper Park Road, BR1 · Valeswood Road, BR1 · Valley Road, BR1 · Walters Yard, BR1 · Wanstead Close, BR1 · Wanstead Road, BR1 · Warner Road, BR1 · Warren Avenue, BR1 · Waters Road, BR1 · Welbeck Avenue, BR1 · West Street, BR1 · Westmoreland Road, BR1 · Weston Road, BR1 · Whitefoot Lane, BR1 · Wicks Close, SE9 · Widmore Road, BR1 · Willoughby Lane, BR1 · Willoughby Lane, BR7 · Winlaton Road, BR1 · Wittersham Road, BR1 · Woodbank Road, BR1 · Woodchurch Drive, BR1 · Wrenthorpe Road, BR1 ·
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