Swift success

Swifts over Walthamstow
Art project which highlighted the plight of a migratory bird returns with new photography exhibition An art project which...

Eat, heat, rave, repeat

Nicky Blackmarket
Dan Carney invites Walthamstow to party all day and night for charity  With ‘Dry January’ now a tedious memory,...

Made in Dagenham Brook

Tail for Dagenham Brook
Children’s art is inspired by Leyton’s little-known river, writes Poppy Flint The protector of Dagenham Brook is getting ready...

Monkeying around

Five Little Christmas Monkeys hits Centre17 this month
Andrea and David Duffy on why their new local theatre company is going bananas with a new play in...

Art set in Stone

Artist Paolo Boccacci
Leytonstone art gallery continues to thrive, writes Graham Millington Sometimes even councillors can come up with brilliant ideas. A...

Hack for good

Coders and non-coders alike are invited to take part in a ‘hackathon’ at the town hall, writes Riley Ramone...

The sound of Syria

The London Syrian Ensemble
Ensemble of Syrian musicians set to play in Walthamstow, writes George Bell Last summer Martha Tilston played a concert...

Design for life

Waltham Forest Green Open Homes
Eco-minded residents in Waltham Forest are opening their homes to the public, writes Sue Wheat Keeping warm, keeping bills...

Crafts and cuffs

Fabrications
Introducing a new column by Helen Bigham, on life at Walthamstow’s award-winning community centre, The Mill Oscar Wilde wrote...