New consultations on High Street and Christ Church Wanstead

Two new important consultations are taking place in Wanstead over the future of the High Street and of Christ Church Wanstead. Firstly, Redbridge Council is asking for your views on the sate of all High Streets in the Borough and this is our opportunity to get our views known. The consultation is:  https://letstalkredbridge.uk.engagementhq.com/high-streets-for-all/brainstormers/share-your-ideas/ideas/7208 Secondly, the … Read more

You asked, so we asked, they listened and said….!

Having met with a number of our members at our last Annual General Meeting the Wanstead Society Committee raised our members questions (and others) at one of our recent monthly Committee meeting at Wanstead House (27th February), whereby Councillors Daniel Morgan- Thomas and Jo Blackman kindly attended. http://moderngov.redbridge.gov.uk/mgUserInfo.aspx?UID=3057 http://moderngov.redbridge.gov.uk/mgUserInfo.aspx?UID=3054 Our hour and a half meeting covered … Read more

Our Plan for 2019

Fresh into the new year and the Wanstead Society has been asking its members what we can do to make Where we live a better place in 2019. The message we got from our AGM was clear; to campaign for three basic things: Cleaner and greener streets Better health care services More policing in Wanstead … Read more

Wanstead Festival Success

The sun shone brightly for our annual outing to the Wanstead Festival which helped pull in record crowds too! The festival has been going, in one form or another, since 2003 and this was our chance to meet lots of new members and experience a great community get together. We must be one of only … Read more

Eagle Pond needs our help

This summer is proving to be long, and very hot. But while we should all be able to enjoy the summer sadly, Eagle Ponds is suffering from litter overload. The Society is seeking to work with Redbridge Council and the City of London to tidy the site and make it safe for both visitors and … Read more