Shipping Container Kiosk: Council Approves Own Planning Application – ignore 192 objections

Redbridge Councils Vision Department, which is responsible for parks, has propsoed to install a shipping container kiosk in Christ Church Green. The   kiosk, which is made from a metallic shipping container and clad in wood is due to be installed in autumn 2021. However, over 192 people have objected to the scheme including the society. Our … Read more

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: Secondly, the … Read more

Wanstead Telephone Box – can we restore and adopt?

Can you help us save Wanstead’s grade II listed telephone box by Wanstead Station. It’s in a terrible state, but we think we can use our volunteers and money to restore the box and put it to another use. However, we have no contacts in BT who could advise us, and, as we are not … Read more

AGM Statement

Wanstead Society AGM Every year since 1997 the Society has held an AGM. However, 2020 is a different year and with regret we are unable to hold a socially distanced AGM. Although the Society has been out of action due to COVID we remain committed to protecting and enhancing Wanstead. We continue to keep an eye … Read more