Covid-19 Updates

Posted on: April 22, 2020

As cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) steadily increase across Europe, and the UK risk level rises from moderate to high; Bromley BID is actively monitoring how these developments could impact our local community and the implications this may have on business operating capabilities.

If you are Bromley BID member, please see this page for specific business updates.

Get in touch if you would like us to put any of your marketing messages or new opening hours out on our social media channels to help promote your business during this period of uncertainty. For example, if you are a BID member offering a take away service or can do gift vouchers, delivery service or click & collect then let us know.

Find out more about what measures you can introduce to protect your employees and stakeholders against the spread of coronavirus by visiting the following trusted information providers:

The Government’s Response. Includes a detailed guide to the government’s response and includes recommended publications and specialist blogs.

Guidance for Employers. Includes a guide on how to advise staff on Coronavirus as well as certifying absences and cleaning the workspace.

Guidance for the public on the mental health and well being aspects of coronavirus (COVID-19)

National Careers Service

The service in London is open and available for career support. The careers advisers are here to help anyone over 19 years old (or 18 years old, not in education, employment or training.

They can help with:

  • Identifying and accessing suitable online learning;
  • Improving CVs;
  • Understanding the London labour market;
  • Identifying strengths & skills;
  • Redundancy support;
  • “Next-step” career planning;
  • Preparing for interviews.

Please note that the Careers Advisers are unable to offer support relating to claiming DWP benefits e.g. Universal Credit or Jobseekers Allowance.

If you would like to make a referral, please email with your customer’s name and contact number, and a member of the Bookings team will call to arrange an appointment.

If you would like to book a session yourself call 020 3714 8350 and a member of the Bookings team will register you and schedule an appointment.


Thank you to everyone working hard in food and catering businesses, here is a message from the Environment Secretary, George Eustice.


We encourage you not to come into the town centre unless it is for an 'essentials' shop. Click here to see the shops and businesses that are open in Bromley.

This page is being updated regularly, so please do come back to check