In July Flash Flooding came to Wanstead as a months worth of rainfall arrived in just a few hours. Many homes in the Hermon Hill area were flooded out with hughe damage to basement flats. Climate change is very real and we must do all we can to tackle this issue. While there are man things … Read more
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
The next bi-monthly litter pick will be on Saturday 10th Sept at 10am. Meet at the corner of Woodbine Place and Wanstead High St. All volunteers are welcome and please bring gloves and a mask. Social distancing will be observed, but please feel free to come along and help even for just an hour.
On 8th June a group of local volunteers along with the City of London helped give Snaresbrook Pond and its surrounding area a spring clean and litter pick. It was a great success with over 20 people contributing to the day. A massive thank you to the City of London who provided the waders and … Read more
After pressure from the Wanstead Society, local residents and the Council the City of London has agreed to a “clean up day” from 09:30 on Saturday 8th June at Snaresbrook Ponds, in Snaresbrook Road. Boats, waders etc will be provided by the City, but there is a call for volunteers. If you can help – … Read more