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.

Guided tour of Wanstead – new route

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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 way. 

Meet outside Somerfield at 11am on Sunday 15th November; the walk ends at approximately 1.30pm.  All are welcome to join us.