Father Christmas comes to Wanstead

Father Christmas will be paying a special visit to the children of Wanstead on Saturday 12th December; he will be stopping by at Knock Down Ginger and Lillies of Wanstead between 12pm and 3pm and would be delighted to share a mince pie with you.  Tickets are only £2.50 so make sure you get yours early to beat the queues, and remember … Read more

Wanstead Treasure Hunt – Friday 27th November

To get us in the mood for the forthcoming winter festivities and to celebrate the switching on of the High Street christmas lights, Living Streets, The Wanstead Business Partnership and Redbridge Council will be hosting a treasure hunt this Friday 27th November.  The hunt will run from 3.30pm to 6pm and all are welcome to … Read more

Drinks at the Nightingale – Monday 23rd November

Following on from the great evening we had at the Nightingale pub after the 2009 AGM, Monday 23rd November has been set as the date of our next informal drinks event. We hope long-standing members, those who have joined recently, and particularly those yet-to-be, will come and join us in the Nightingale pub on Nightingale Lane from … Read more

Guided tour of Wanstead – new route

Following on from the success of the guided walk in September, the Wanstead Society have devised a new route taking in the Parklands of Wanstead.  Don your comfy shoes as a qualified guide will take you around Christchurch Green, Eagle and Hollow Ponds, Bush Wood and Wanstead Park enlightening you on points of interest along the … Read more