Local schools to lose millions as budgets slashed Local Liberal Democrats are fighting against school funding cuts in Waltham Forest.
Iain Duncan Smith, best known for imposing the ‘Bedroom Tax’ has called the highest court in the land a ‘self appointed court’ On the ‘Victoria Derbyshire show’ on BBC yesterday , he proclaimed ‘They’ve stepped into new territory ...
Save Our Local Pharmacies Campaign Local pharmacies under threat from the latest Conservative cuts to the national health budget.
Christmas service changes The Council has advised that refuse/recycling collections will be one day later than usual for the week after Christmas.
We came across this interesting quote about our MP, Iain Duncan Smith.
In March of this year Southwark Council lost a High Court case on water charges which could affect councils all over London including Waltham Forest.
Focus has previously reported on the massive high rise flat developments in Waltham Forest.
Let’s hope the kaleidoscope will settle soon as there may well be a new world order.
It must be serious when the Law Lords are advising that the terms for leaving Brexit need to be discussed in Parliament.
Waltham Forest Palestine Solidarity Campaign (WFPSC) activists will run a stall with Palestine infomation and publicity and produce by Palestinian farmers, tomorrow, Saturday the 25th, 12.00 -14.00, outside Matalan in High Street Leytonstone.
Dear friends and Palestine supporters, Our regular Wathamstow Palestine info and produce stall is, as always, taking place on the second Saturday of each month 11.30-14.00, in the Town Square at the market, near the Library.
Newham Momentum is organising an Evening of Palestine Solidarity on Tuesday 21 March , in the Wanstead Tap - see the attached poster for the event details.
Please sign the letter to your MP demanding that they take action to protect lives and human rights of over 700 hundred Palestinian children incarcerated in Israeli military jails.
Xeinab and her mum Ghada talk and cook Palestinian food in Leytonstone for the Waltham Forest Echo’s Katie Robinson.
Dear friends, Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW http://apartheidweek.
Our next stall with information about Palestine and Palestinian produce will take place in Leyton, this Saturday the 25th between 11.30 and 14.00.
Our monthly stall in Walthamstow is tomorrow, Saturday the 11th, between 11.30 -14.00 You will be able to find us with our Palestine publicity and Zeytoun produce in the Town Square near the Library.
Dear Taxi Leaks Appertaining to your post about Sky doing away with satellite dishes : At first I wondered why this would be attached to this blog.
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One Day Only – Super CLEARANCE Sale This Saturday, 25th March 2017 11 – 5 pm 131 Wood Street Offers are being taken and viewing appts offered on furniture and high value items, contact us if you are interested.
APEX ARTS FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES NUMBER 99 : APRIL 2017 IS ATTACHED.
ARTS COUNCIL - STRATEGIC TOURING PROGRAMME The £35 million Strategic touring programme provides in excess of £15,000 for projects that encourage collaboration between organisations, so more people across England experience and are inspired by the ...
WALTHAM FOREST £1.35 CULTURAL FUNDING SECURED London Borough of Waltham Forest has secured £1.35 million funding to provide a series of cultural and heritage projects in the Borough.
Here are details of all activities/events taking place at The Mill this week which are open to newcomers as well as regulars.
Saturday 25 March 2017, 11.00 – 17.00 Clearance Sale , including furniture, computing equipment, and supplies.
For Sale: All our quite fantastic – if-we-do-say-so-ourselves – knitting machines, sewing machines, super stylised fabrics, lace, trimmings and older tools...
ANNOUNCEMENT It is with great sadness that the Board of Directors of Significant Seams CIC announce the closure of our ‘Community Living Room’ and shop at 131 Wood Street.
HERITAGE ENTERPRISE GRANTS The Heritage Lottery Fund has announced that its £125 million Heritage Enterprise grants programme is open for applications.
Visitor Services Assistant, Dicover Children's Centre, Stratford Part time SalaryPaid (£15k-20k pro rata) Artformlibraries, literature, museums, theatre, visual arts, Other...
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There will be no Community Monday (next Mon 27 March), including no jam making.
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“The spirit of devotion for the woods, which breathes through the simple expression of the poet [John Clare], is akin to “that hereditary spell of forests”, which Robert Louis Stevenson describes as acting “on the mind of man who still ...
To celebrate the start of spring we are offering all customers up to 10 litres of fence and shed paint for free when they spend £10 in store.
Yard Sale are back with another collab and this one’s a good’un.
Six Storeys is such a fantastic concept, you wonder why other venues haven’t formulated similar ideas .
Which are London's most squashed tube journeys, and when? It's now possible to answer this question thanks to the release of a massive datafile by the TfL digital team.
There was only ever really one spot where I was going to look for the endemic Honeycreepers on Maui, and this is Hosmer Grove about half way up the road that leads to the Haleakala Observatory, just after the entrance booth to the park.
We suspected the Lee Valley Regional Park Authority (LVRPA) was lying when Shaun Dawson, the Chief Executive, and Paul Osborne, the Chairman, told us, on 19 January 2017, that there has been no decision to sell of the land around the Waterworks ...
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You know that post where I mentioned Morocco, the one where I originally planned to write about how great the birds were there but instead wrote four paragraphs of drivel? Yes? Well this is it.
Tues Mar 21st £1 on the first day of Spring.10-1pm.
I am galivanting again, or I will be by the time you read this.
The entire town is strung with innumerable silk lanterns - outside shops, along streets and waterfronts, in all the bars, restaurants and cafés.
Rather than stay in Hong Kong, a city that as a family we have already "done", we went to Vietnam for something different.
About 10 0r 12 years ago, I read with envy a broadsheet article about a new ‘theme park’ activity opening in the far east.
I’m tempted to start this blog with a quick chorus of ‘Why are we waiting” but I thought that could be construed as why are we waiting for another of my blogs.
Our Asdan students raise money for Macmillan Cancer with a highly successful tea party.
Just over a week ago I was lucky enough to go to New Scientist Live (and free at that!) and it was extremely inspiring.
As part of the local authorities early help scheme we are pleased to be able to offer this evidence based programme to the parents of our pupils.
On Tuesday 21st September the school held its annual presentation evening at Walthamstow Assembly Hall.
We are delighted to offer the following Residential visits for July 2017: Pupils will be bringing home letters from Thursday 22 nd September, for more information please contact Mrs L.
Below is the text of a letter being sent to parents/carers of all pupils in the school.
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