Wanstead Parking Consultation – Your chance to vote

The much vaulted “gold standard” parking consultation is out to residents to make their views known. Thanks to the Wanstead Society and other community groups and residents we know have a chance to make our views known. The Council had no plans to consult the public over this proposals until we lobbied for our right … Read more

73 High Street (old Jolliffe sites) gets moving

  73 High Street, which used to be the old Jolliffe site, has another planning application. This site is now being proposed for 9 flats. The Society met with developers in March and the general consensus was that the proposal was much better than before. The roofline and building materials are much more in keeping … Read more

Tidy up Tarzy Wood Event

  One Saturday in March the Epping Forest rangers, local volunteers and the Wanstead Society took part in the “tidy up Tarzy” event. Tarzy Wood – which is the woodland sitting just behind the War Memorial – is owned by Epping Forest. Sadly, litter and invasive species of plant have taken over much of the woodland. … Read more