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17 Apr

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Leyton Orient – White Ribbon Pledge 

24 Nov

Leyton Orient White Ribbon Pledge The video contains messages from Leyton Orient First teams making a pledge to support the White Ribbon Campaign.


Stop motion Roger Ascham Primary School 

22 Sep

Stop motion Roger Ascham Primary School Stop motion video produced by pupils from Roger Ascham Primary School in Waltham Forest.


stop motion Edinburgh Primary School 

22 Sep

stop motion Edinburgh Primary School Stop motion video produced by pupils from Edinburgh Primary School in Waltham Forest.


Stop motion Woodside Primary School 

22 Sep

Stop motion Woodside Primary School Stop motion video produced by pupils from Woodside Primary School in Waltham Forest.


MVI 4211 

12 Sep

MVI 4211 A man penalised for illegally parking by having his car removed from the highway and placed onto a tow truck in Walthamstow decided to take matters into his own hands and hit the road with...


London Borough of Waltham Forest Fostering Video 

11 Jun

London Borough of Waltham Forest Fostering Video From: Waltham Forest Council Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 04:58 More in People Blogs...


London Borough of Waltham Forest Fostering Trailer 

11 Jun

London Borough of Waltham Forest Fostering Trailer From: Waltham Forest Council Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 00:56 More in People Blogs...


Lloyd Park Sharing Heritage 

21 Jan

Lloyd Park Sharing Heritage From: Waltham Forest Council Views: 4 0 ratings Time: 08:35 More in News Politics...


 

 

 

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London Assembly »

Cash for Access 

30 Mar

The report “Cash for Access: Expanding the availability of new cash machines” calls for fee-free cash machines to be included in all new major developments across London.


Londoners pay £18million a year in cash machine fees 

30 Mar

– Lack of access to ATM’s disproportionately affects low-income groups, the disabled, and the elderly – Free cash machines should be included in all new major developments Pay-to-use cash machines cost Londoners £18million a year...


London’s emergency services struggling to comply with Mayor’s earlier ULEZ deadline 

21 Mar

– Fire, ambulance and police services all say they will be affected by 2019 implementation – Met needs to replace 82 per cent of its fleet – all of its diesel vehicles – Fire brigade faced with paying daily charge on 52 non...


Metropolitan Line Extension £50million short of budget 

15 Mar

– Letter confirms project may stall if additional cash is not found – Mayor’s fares policy could be putting £284million project at risk Officials at Transport for London have confirmed the Metropolitan Line Extension is £50million...


Crossrail to launch on line that suffered 50,000 hours of passenger delays 

13 Mar

– TfL Rail will be used as the North-East part of the £15billion Crossrail project – New figures show TfL Rail suffered 3 million minutes of passenger delays in 6 months, equivalent to 5.7 years – Causes of delays included...


Struck Out 2 

27 Feb

Strike action should be banned and judges should be given powers to rule on industrial disputes to keep Londoners out of the firing line.


Ban strikes and let independent judges rule on industrial disputes, says new report 

27 Feb

– Assembly Member Keith Prince wants introduction of ‘binding pendulum arbitration’ – System would mean independent ruling on disputes without costly walkouts – Report shows tube and Southern strikes would have been avoided...


Paws for Support 

22 Feb

The Mayor of London could support some of the capital’s 5,360 armed forces veterans suffering from PTSD by providing loans for life-changing therapeutic dogs.


Armed forces veterans suffering PTSD need Mayor’s help to access life-changing assistance dogs 

22 Feb

– New report calls on Sadiq Khan to help some of the capital’s 5,360 affected veterans – Loan-scheme could ease access to highly-trained dogs – Canines act as effective alternatives to long-term drug therapies The Mayor of...


Sadiq Khan on track for worst strikes record of any London Mayor 

22 Feb

– Latest walkout means Mayor’s projected yearly average eclipses Boris’s and Ken’s – On course to average 5.05 strikes per year – Record set to get even worse with threat of Night Tube strikes Sadiq Khan is on track for the...


Tower Hamlets election fraud: Met suffered from ‘Rotherham Syndrome’ in failure to investigate 

10 Feb

– Police feared community reaction, says Assembly Member Tony Arbour – Says Met has ‘serious questions to answer’ – Calls for Mayor to launch full investigation An apparent reluctance by the Metropolitan Police to properly...


TfL fares income down £90M due to fewer passenger journeys 

8 Feb

Transport for London has revealed its fares income is down £90million in the year-to-date, raising serious questions about the Mayor’s ability to balance the books.


Nominee passes now costing TfL over £33million a year 

2 Feb

– Travel perk grants free travelcards for flatmates of TfL staff – Mayor urged to give firefighters free travel instead at a fraction of the cost A perk that grants free travel to the flatmates of TfL staff now costs London taxpayers...


Tube Strikes: Mayor gives into unions demands at a cost of £68M 

31 Jan

Against all evidence the Mayor is reversing decisions to reduce hundreds of unnecessary staff The Mayor has given in to union’s demands and massively scaled back plans to reduce unnecessary station staff at a cost of £68million.


Mayor to host representatives of eleven ‘Israeli travel ban’ countries at City Hall reception 

31 Jan

– Mayor set to condemn Trump’s travel ban at tonight’s event – Facing calls to also criticise attending countries that ban Israeli citizens The Mayor of London is set to host representatives of eleven countries that ban Israeli...


More London Assembly


FixMyStreet »

Rubbish on pavement, 24th April 

24 Apr

Loads of wood and other rubbish dumped on pavement.


Burnt out motorbike, 24th April 

24 Apr

Burnt out motorbike and lamp post behind school playground in alley Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 29 Chestnut Avenue North, E17 Report on FixMyStreet...


Furniture dumped out the front of block of flats, 23rd April 

23 Apr

It's happened at least 5 times before.


Fly tipped bed, washing machine & other items, 23rd April 

23 Apr

Fly tip getting bigger by the day - now includes bed/mattress, washing machine, push chair, pile of coal and miscellaneous litter.


Broken pavement, 23rd April 

23 Apr

Pavement broken at corner drop curb - causing accessibility issues Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 24 Weale Road, E4 Report on FixMyStreet...


Street Lights in car Park, 21st April 

21 Apr

In the car park outside Balmoral House the street lights are all out.


Please stop littering in this problem area, 20th April 

20 Apr

Proactive response needed to thus problem.


Flytipping by substation as per usual, 18th April 

18 Apr

There is always dumping of stuff here signs do nothing but this time they have left amazing packages with address details! Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 260 Murchison Road, E10 Report on FixMyStreet...


In collected dog poo in park, 16th April 

16 Apr

In bagged dog mess in family park Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 22 Simmons Lane, E4 Report on FixMyStreet...


Parking sign waiting timrs knocked down by car, 13th April 

13 Apr

Sign knocked down by car which drove off Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 268 Church Road, E10 Report on FixMyStreet...


Fridges and dishwashers left outside the shop, 13th April 

13 Apr

About 5 fridges and dishwashers have been left outside the shop for over 2 weeks.


The street has not been swept for months, certainly not this year! Reported to local council but no action and no return call to arrange someone to inspect the road. Disgusting and disgusted, 13th April 

13 Apr

Reported to.


Tyre dumped on street, 12th April 

12 Apr

Tyre dumped on the roadside near #1 Huddlestone Road.


Drawer unit and assorted rubbish, 11th April 

11 Apr

A drawer unit and assorted rubbish have been dumped in the undergrowth, at the roadside.


Mattress and bin bags dumped on westbury road, 10th April 

10 Apr

Mattress and other waste dumped on path on westbury.


More FixMyStreet


Freedom of Information »

Complete Non-Residential / Business Property Rates Data (Section 31) 

24 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Gavin Chait on 24 April 2017 .


Safety Advisory Group Meeting Minutes – Leyton Orient Football Club – January 2017 – April 21st 2017 

21 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Paul Turner on 21 April 2017 .


The council tax banding for four and above semi detached houses in the road. Faversham avenue e46dt 

21 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Mrs Susan wilson on 21 April 2017 .


Safety Advisory Group Meeting Minutes – Leyton Orient Football Club – January 2017 – April 21st 2017 

21 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Paul Turner on 21 April 2017 .


The council tax banding for four and above semi detached houses in the road. Faversham avenue e46dt 

21 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Mrs Susan wilson on 21 April 2017 .


Information about the organisations information technology team and infrastructure equipment 

20 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Julie Cornish on 20 April 2017 .


Workforce Management 

19 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to J Taylor on 19 April 2017 .


Private Rented Property Licence (PRPL) Scheme 

19 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Jack Harvey on 19 April 2017 .


Private Rented Property Licence (PRPL) Scheme 

18 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Jack Harvey on 18 April 2017 .


Building regulations enforcement S36 notices issued. 

18 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Adam A on 18 April 2017 .


Fly Tipping Enforcement in London Borough of Waltham Forest 

18 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Naheem Iqbal on 18 April 2017 .


Building regulations enforcement S36 notices issued. 

17 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Adam A on 17 April 2017 .


Fly Tipping Enforcement in London Borough of Waltham Forest 

15 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Naheem Iqbal on 15 April 2017 .


Use of Agency Social Workers 

13 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Rob Parker on 13 April 2017 .


Use of Agency Social Workers 

13 Apr

Response by Waltham Forest Borough Council to Rob Parker on 13 April 2017 .


More Freedom of Information


Parliament »

Welfare Reform and Work Bill | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Even with the changes to universal credit, the taper remains exactly where it was, so every hour in work will mean better pay.


Welfare Reform and Work Bill | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Even with the changes to universal credit, the taper remains exactly where it was, so every hour in work will mean better pay.


Welfare Reform and Work Bill | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Even with the changes to universal credit, the taper remains exactly where it was, so every hour in work will mean better pay.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Let us be clear: the Secretary of State is here today not because he is a big fan of parliamentary accountability, but because he knew that there would be an urgent question and he did not want to look as though he had been dragged kicking...


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Let us be clear: the Secretary of State is here today not because he is a big fan of parliamentary accountability, but because he knew that there would be an urgent question and he did not want to look as though he had been dragged kicking...


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Let us be clear: the Secretary of State is here today not because he is a big fan of parliamentary accountability, but because he knew that there would be an urgent question and he did not want to look as though he had been dragged kicking...


Topical Questions | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

I was here...


Topical Questions | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

I was here...


Topical Questions | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

I was here...


[Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] – Rent-to-own Sector | Westminster Hall debates 

14 Jul

One thing that we see with such companies is that they move the goalposts with consumers.


Ways and Means – Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation – Amendment of the Law | Bills Presented | Commons debates 

9 Jul

I will make sure that the hon.


Child Poverty | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

1 Jul

I wonder whether the hon.


Child Poverty | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

1 Jul

I wonder whether the hon.


Business Support | Oral Answers to Questions – Business, Innovation and Skills | Commons debates 

30 Jun

Like me, the Minister will no doubt be concerned that only one in five of those new start-up businesses is led by women.


Right-to-Buy Scheme | Oral Answers to Questions – Communities and Local Government | Commons debates 

29 Jun

Does the Secretary of State expect the replacement of housing association homes that are sold off to be the same as, above or below the rate for council homes previously sold off...


More Parliament





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