Directory of businesses, news and events in Wanstead, Snaresbrook and Aldersbrook

Editor's welcome: October 2017

Newspaper obituaries are a somewhat strange section of the media. Strange not because of their content, but because of their concept. A concept that took the publication of what were once brief announcements of deaths – dating back to early Rome and the daily papyrus newsletter Acta Diurna – and developed them into the mini-biographies we read today. And it is the post-mortem publication of a deceased's lifetime achievements that creates the uniqueness of the modern obituary. There are few, if any, other areas of the media in which so many ready-to-publish features are prepared in advance, without knowing when they will be used. ...read more.

In pictures: local news and features

October 2017: featured business of the month

One of our busiest stores & the home of Belgique patisserie. It does not get fresher than this. The store is located above our main kitchens where all our patisserie is handmade by talented patissiers. With a terrace that is open throughout the year, whether it is rain or shine this store ...

Tel: 020 8532 2255

Latest additions to the Wanstead Village Directory

efiL Limited

efiL is Life backwards. We help you put your life into the order you want We help individuals and their business develop and move forward effectively and efficiently. For individuals that may be dealing with; (1) Areas relating to your work – paid or unpaid, interview preparation, updating your CV (2) Personal progression; self-esteem, confidence or work life balance (3) Family and relationships; parenting, marriage, starting again or developing positive relationships. For businesses – no matter what the size or sector, we offer a wide range of consultancy services, executive coaching and training programmes to equip and empower your employees so they can perform their jobs creating a win-win situation.

sweet health

Friendly shop stocking a wide variety of handmade, natural, sugar free sweets that actively promote dental health. Organic, vegan, halal, kosher; suitable for dieters & diabetics; Wonderful gifts! Healthy sweet making classes Best local prices on xylitol Pop in and have a look or visit us online! Free local delivery on orders over £20

Bairstow Eves Estate Agents Wanstead

Our residential estate agents in Wanstead occupies a central High Street location near the Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford. We provide tempting views of our property stock to passers-by through our extended window displays. Our branch covers the local housing market plus homes in some surrounding districts.

Useful contacts at a glance

Advice

Samaritans

Tel: 08457 90 90 90

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Citizens Advice Bureau

Tel: 020 8988 9620

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Community Legal Advice

Tel: 0845 345 4 345

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Alcoholics Anonymous

Tel: 0845 769 7555

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National Debtline

Tel: 0808 808 4000

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Council & MP

Redbridge Council

Tel: 020 8554 5000

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John Cryer MP

Tel: 020 8989 5249

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Health

NHS Direct

Tel: 0845 4647

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Whipps Cross Hospital

Tel: 020 8539 5522

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Emergency Dentist

Tel: 020 8554 9865

Wanstead Pharmacy

Tel: 020 8989 0597

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Wanstead Place Clinic

Tel: 020 8926 1450

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Wanstead Village
Dental & Health Centre

Tel: 020 8530 2126

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Leisure

Wanstead Leisure Centre

Tel: 020 8989 1172

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Sylvestrian Leisure Centre

Tel: 020 8509 6526

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Wanstead Library

Tel: 020 8708 7400

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Aldersbrook Library

Tel: 020 8496 0006

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Pets

Goddard Veterinary Group

Tel: 020 8989 7744

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RSPCA

Tel: 0300 1234 555

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RSPB

Tel: 01767 693690

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Police

Wanstead Police Station

Tel: 0300 123 1212

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Wanstead Safer
Neighbourhoods Team

Tel: 020 8721 2796

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Snaresbrook Safer
Neighbourhoods Team

Tel: 020 8721 2561

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Utilities

Electricity - Power Loss

Tel: 0800 028 0247

Gas - Emergency

Tel: 0800 111 999

Thames Water

Tel: 0845 9200 800

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