Local News

Crayford Tories BBQ

Crayford Conservatives held a social and fundraising BBQ on Saturday (22/7) at the Crayford home of Cllr Geraldene Lucia-Hennis. Chicken, sausages, cheese, together with wine and soft drinks were the order of the day.

Diversity Day in Barnehurst

Barnehurst Methodist Church held a Diversity Day in their Church hall on Saturday afternoon of 22nd July to celebrate the food, music and dance of a wide variety of local community groups.

Evennett visits Morleys in Bexleyheath

Rt Hon David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, paid a visit to the new Morleys department store in the Broadway Shopping Centre on Friday 7 July. Mr Evennett was greeted by David Hordle, Managing Director, and Sean Doyle, Store Manager, before touring the store.

Bidders for South Eastern Rail Franchise Announced

Earlier today (22 June) the Government announced the names of the companies to run the next South Eastern franchise.

The four companies are:

1.         South Eastern Holdings Ltd

2.         London and South East Passenger Rail Services Ltd

Tory Reception

Rt Hon David Evennett MP held a reception at the Bexleyheath Conservative Club on Friday evening to thank volunteers for all their work during the recent General Election campaign.


Rev. Joe Hogarth celebrated the 50th Anniversary of his Ordination with a Mass on Corpus Christi day on Thursday evening (15/6) at St. Paulinus Church in Crayford where he still serves as Associate Priest.

MP’s Surgery Resumes

Rt Hon David Evennett MP was successfully re-elected last Thursday 8 June to represent the Bexleyheath and Crayford constituency in Parliament.

Conservatives Hold Summer Garden Party

Bexleyheath and Crayford Conservatives held their Summer Garden Party on Saturday afternoon (10th June) in the beautiful Bexleyheath garden of their Ladies Chairman, Sheila Vickers.

Rt. Hon. David Evennett MP re-elected

Following the General Election on 8th June 2017, David Evennett was successfully re-elected as the Member of Parliament for Bexleyheath and Crayford with an increase in his share of the vote of over 8%. His majority is 9,073 and he secured 55.6% of the vote.