Heading in the right directory

Adrienne Aslan, owner of Stone Mini Market, one of the businesses listed in Leytonstone Green Directory (credit Phil Mason)
Ros Bedlow introduces an initiative supporting ethical Leytonstone businesses Transition Leytonstone has launched an online directory to collate information...

Let there be love

Luke Norton's artistic posters as seen in Mare Street, Hackney
Luke Norton uses public art to promote positivity I am an artist. I make art to try and uplift...

Going glean

Joyce and Irene helping out at The Gleaners
David Latto on how a Bakers Arms café is building a healthy community The Gleaners is a ‘pay-what-you-feel’ community...

A gift of life

Steph Davies (right) runs a free monthly support group for cancer survivors at Orford House in Walthamstow Village
Stephanie Davies on how her cancer support group is planning to expand this year Our local cancer support group,...

In the roundel

The new roundel outside St James Street Station, made by Walthamstow artist Maud Milton
Mosaics made with help from local residents decorate borough stations, writes James Cracknell Roundel mosaics now adorn several railway...

Reaching new heists

Ashens and the Polybius Heist
Walthamstow director Riyad Barmania introduces his new film In 1981 a mythical arcade game, Polybius, supposedly appeared with the...