3e1406fa-a28b-47ec-83eb-b6e215ae3136Paul (left) and Dennis Weeks with their sister Laura

Lofty praise

Wanstead residents Dennis and Paul Weeks of North London Loft Rooms were delighted to receive an invitation for inclusion in The Parliamentary Review. Michelle Harris reports Being featured in the government’s...

DSC_0459Clients and staff at Woodbine Day Centre who supported the councillor’s visit

Caring every day

Councillor Jo Blackman explains why Wanstead’s Woodbine Day Centre is so important, and encourages anyone interested in volunteering at this adult social care venue to pop in. Bins and roads...


Greatest Briton

Sir Winston Churchill was a world leader, statesman and local MP. Ahead of a talk at Wanstead Library about the iconic politician, Jef Page, president of the Ilford Historical Society,...

Hallowe'en-group-picAlexandra Wilde and the Redbridge Rhymesters with children from Snaresbrook Primary School

Old enough to…

In the fourth of a series of articles looking at the work of Age UK Redbridge, Barking & Havering, Janet West looks back at a week of activities that marked...

Whipps Cross Hospital

Future for Whipps

In the third of a series of articles looking at the redevelopment of Whipps Cross Hospital, Wanstead resident Charlotte Monro explains why campaigning must continue, despite government funding confirmation At...



Practising qi gong promotes positivity, wellness and a balance in life, says Mina Wolton, who offers classes in the ancient mind-body-spirit system at Wanstead House My name is Mina and...


Inspired diabetic

As part of Black History Month events taking place locally in October, chef Lyndon Wissart will be explaining how he managed to cure his Type 2 diabetes in 105 days… without...

dr-1David Rosenberg

Anti-Semitism: discuss

David Rosenberg is a lifelong campaigner against fascism and racism, and at this month’s East London Humanists meeting, he will be giving his perspective on the scourge of anti-Semitism and...

IMG_5866-7©Richard Arnopp

Restoring Wanstead Park

In the fifth of a series of articles looking at the developing plans for restoring Wanstead Park, Richard Arnopp from the Friends of Wanstead Parklands brings us up to date on...