Father Christmas comes to Wanstead

Santa 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 to be on your best behaviour as you may receive a special surprise. 

Wanstead Treasure Hunt – Friday 27th November

Christmas Lights 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 participate and get in the festive spirit.  Collect a map from one of the participating shops, follow the clues and you may just discover a treasure or two.  You can pick up your map from Bike Trax, One Deko, Rio, Nice Croissant, The Orange Tree, Picture Perfect Gallery, The Larder, Blush Temples, Heads N Tails, Wanstead Domestic Appliances, Horsfall & Wright, Knock Down Ginger and Lillies of Wanstead. 

For more information on Friday's activities, which include carol singing and a prize draw, click here.