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  • Better Boilers scheme

    17 February: If you're a homeowner on benefits and your boiler is inefficient or broken, you may be able to get it repaired or replaced for free through the Better Boilers scheme.

  • Bexley Great Weight Debate event - 26 April

    17 February 2017: The Great Weight Debate is a local conversation about tackling Bexley's obesity problem.

  • Temporary Parking & Access Restrictions - Albion Road, Bexleyheath

    13 February 2017: Improvement work will start on Monday 20 February to remove the central median on Albion Road, Bexleyheath, in front of the housing between Pincott Road and Victoria Road.

  • Free Cycle Training Sessions

    27 January 2017: Improve your cycling skills by participating in one of a number of free cycle training sessions that are taking place in the Borough.

  • Having a health check could save your life

    26 January 2017: New figures reveal that having an NHS Health Check could save your life by preventing heart attacks and strokes.

  • Change to the Council's corporate complaints procedure

    25 January 2017: As of Monday 3 April 2017, the Council's Corporate Complaints procedure is changing from a three-stage procedure to a two-stage procedure.

  • Bexley works with Sky news to highlight the need to recycle plastic

    25 January 2017: London Borough of Bexley was featured early this morning (25 January) in a campaign broadcast on Sky news called 'Sky Ocean rescue'. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the damage that plastic household waste does to the ocean and is supported by Prince Charles who described the build-up of plastic waste in our oceans as "one of the most troubling environmental trends".

  • Childcare survey for parents and childcare providers

    From September 2017 the government will be offering an additional 15 hours funded childcare to families meeting certain criteria.

  • Sidcup Town Area Renewal

    29 December 2016: Work will restart on the final stage of the Sidcup Town Area Renewal improvements on 9 January and will finish in March 2017.

  • Businesses open as usual in Wilton Road as works begin

    29 December 2016: Work will begin on 9 January to improve the public areas on Wilton Road High Street.

  • Rock salt and snow scoops

    22 December 2016: Bagged rock salt and snow scoops are available from the Council's Reuse and Recycling Centre, Maidstone Road, Foots Cray, DA14 5HS to help residents prepare for icy weather.

  • Your year to learn

    20 December 2016: Make 2017 the year you learn something new.

  • The case for fairer funding

    Bexley is making its case to the Government for fairer, consistent and more transparent funding.

  • Open your heart to fostering in Bexley

    We are on the lookout for foster carers and in particular those who would like to foster siblings, teenagers, children with disabilities as well as foster carers from ethnic minority groups.

  • Worried about debt?

    If you are worried about debt you don't have to struggle on alone. There are several non-profit organisations in the borough, all offering free and confidential debt counselling and advice.

  • News alert email service

    We can email the latest headlines to you each week. This service is free and you can unsubscribe at any time!

  • Webcast meetings

    The London Borough of Bexley webcasts its Council, Cabinet, Planning and Overview & Scrutiny committee meetings.

  • Extreme weather conditions

    Emergencies - If you need to contact the Council outside normal working hours (8am to 5pm Monday to Friday), dial our main number 020 8303 7777.

  • Check for school closures in adverse weather and emergencies

    Winter is here and with it sometimes adverse weather conditions or other emergencies come along which lead to school closures. You can check if your school is affected anytime via the OpenCheck website.

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