Who needs Woolworth’s?

One of the great things about Wanstead is that we can get just about everything we need from our High Street. So when Woolworth's closed, some of our essential supplies disappeared overnight. However, coming to our assistance as far as those little bits and pieces that Woolies used to provide, are Andrews Builders' Merchant in … Read more

Cultural carnage?

A piece of planning law is being revised – to ease the way for more controversial development. PPG15, which protected all historic buildings and heritage sites, is being replaced by PPS15 which does not. What the new legislation plans to say is that places of archaeological, architectural, artistic or historic merit should be protected – … Read more