05-wwps-chigwell-road-floods-20001031River Roding flooding at the Charlie Brown’s Roundabout in January 2001. Photo kindly supplied by the Woodford & Wanstead Photographic Society
690FD079AF4F4837B271315EC0B20758A scene from Woodford Pantomime’s January 2019 performance of Treasure Island
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Let your hair down at panto

Calling all panto fans! Woodford Pantomime warmly invite you to let your hair down as they proudly present their 2020 production, Rapunzel, at the Sir James...

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The old East End

In the first of two articles, local photographer Geoff Wilkinson discusses his new exhibition – entitled ‘Quick! Before it goes’ – depicting London’s East End, an...

PA-45349820Omar Salem expressed his anger over hospital waiting times to Prime Minister Boris Johnson during his visit to Whipps Cross Hospital. ©PA images
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Cross at Whipps

Councillor Beverley Brewer (Labour, South Woodford) explains why she thinks South Woodford resident Omar Salem was right when he confronted Boris Johnson at Whipps Cross...

image001David Williams in the churchyard of St Anne’s Church in Soho, alongside a plaque for his namesake, the founder of The Royal Literary Fund
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History and enthusiasm

In the first of two articles by former South Woodford resident David Williams, the journalist-turned-tour guide and lecturer explains why he often returns to the...