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The Shortlands Residents' Association is organising a hustings for all the candidates standing in the Beckenham and Penge constituency at the forthcoming General Election. The meeting is being held between 7.30-9.30pm on Tuesday 25th June at St Mary's Church Hall, St Mary's Avenue, Shortlands, and...

Shortlands will be hosting its own Summer Market on Sunday 12 May. Lasting from 11am – 4pm it is being held in Valley Primary School playground, Beckenham Lane. Stalls at the Market will be selling hot food and drinks, fresh food, candles, plants, homeware, clothes...

HELP NEEDED FOR HOMELESS VICTIMS Last night there was a fire in the building above and behind 95 Beckenham Lane in Shortlands Village. A number of people who lived in the flats there have been made homeless and have lost their clothes and other possessions. If...

Councillor Adam Grant has launched a petition requesting Network Rail to install ticket barriers at Shortlands Station to deter anti-social behaviour and more dangerous offences by people disembarking at the Station with bad motives. The link to view and/or sign up to the petition is...

Shortlands Residents’ Association and Ravensbourne Valley Residents are jointly organising a hustings for the candidates standing in the Council by-election in the Shortlands and Park Langley Ward caused by the resignation of Councillor Aisha Cuthbert. The hustings are being held at 7.30pm on Wednesday 24 April...

This year's AGM is taking place fairly close to the time of the London Mayoral election and a Shortlands Ward by-election caused by the resignation of Councillor Aisha Cuthbert. In these particular circumstances I think it appropriate to emphasise that the SRA is and has...