News in Beckenham is a free monthly hyperlocal news magazine delivered to 4,000 homes in the area. Founded in 2017 by journalist and former National Technology News editor Anthony Strzalek, the A5 glossy magazine covers a broad range of topics including community events, sport, education, transport, planning and a variety of other local issues. Each month the magazine will feature a number of regular columnists including Bekenham MP, Bob Stewart; Bromley and Beckenham Hockey Club; Leader of Bromley Council, Colin Smith, and the Beckenham Society.
News in Beckenham acts as a voice for the community and looks to celebrate the achievements of local people, businesses, sports teams etc. It also looks to hold to account those whose decisions affect the lives of Beckenham residents.
The website is updated regularly and is complemented by a Twitter account and Facebook group. The first edition of News in Beckenham was launched in February 2018. Anyone wishing to know more or for those who have a story to tell or wish to place an advert, please visit the contact page to find the relevant details.