Features

A big small change

Written by Paul Wershof Tuesday, 18 April 2017

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Paul Wershof of local solicitors Wiseman Lee explains the recent changes to the amount of compensation insurance companies must pay to those who have suffered life-changing injuries

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Listen and learn: Daniel Swani

Written by David Bird Monday, 17 April 2017

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In the fifth of a series of articles, David Bird discusses the work of the Redbridge Music Society and introduces us to young flautist DanielSwani, who will be performing at Wanstead Library this month

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Posted, online…

Written by Richard Arnopp Saturday, 15 April 2017

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In recent years, local historian Richard Arnopp has built up a large collection of historic images of Wanstead Park, Bush Wood and Wanstead Flats. At the recent AGM of the Friends of Wanstead Parklands, the audience was given a preview of this treasure trove of material, which has now been uploaded to eHive

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Freethinking

Written by Paul Kaufman Wednesday, 12 April 2017

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At Wanstead Library this month, Stefan Dickers from the Bishopsgate Institute will be talking about the life of 'freethinker' George Holyoake. Paul Kaufman, chairman of the East London Humanists, reports

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What Redbridge wore

Written by Alex Lyons Tuesday, 11 April 2017

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A new exhibition at Redbridge Museum explores 400 years of local fashion through the museum's collections. Museum Officer Alex Lyons sheds some light on 'What Redbridge Wore'

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Opening up the gates

Written by Teresa Farnham Monday, 10 April 2017

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Wanstead resident Teresa Farnham is the local area organiser for the National Garden Scheme, which encourages people across the country to open their gardens to the public for charity

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Bags for life

Written by Frank Charles Saturday, 08 April 2017

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Wanstead resident Frank Charles has previously featured on these pages as part of our ongoing occasional Angels series of articles. True to form, Frank talks about Feed The Streetz, his latest charitable project

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Love park life

Written by Jo Blackman Monday, 03 April 2017

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Epping Forest keepers are better known for stopping people from starting fires, but one Sunday in March they were doing just the opposite. Jo Blackman from the Friends of Wanstead Parklands reports

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The trouble with trash

Written by Habiba Ahmed Sunday, 02 April 2017

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Recycling Officer Habiba Ahmed invites local children and their parents to take part in recycling activities at Wanstead Library this month, which will feature a recital of the story The Trouble With Dragons

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1,000 purple crocuses

Written by Marian Temple Sunday, 02 April 2017

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A number – 1,000 to be precise – of purple crocuses have been brightening up Wanstead's communal flower beds lately. Marian Temple of the Wanstead Community Gardeners explains where they came from and why

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