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Cricket hub opens in Leyton

England cricket legend Graham Gooch shows young players his batting technique
Batting legend Graham Gooch launches ECB’s first urban cricket centre Youngsters in Waltham Forest inspired by England’s success at...

Escape through dance

Charlie Blair is founder of Blair Academy, which helps vulnerable through dance workshops
Blair Academy founder Charlie Blair speaks to Sahira Raja about how she uses dance to combat loneliness Having been...

Anger over airport plan

London City Airport
Leyton and Leytonstone set to be affected by further expansion of London City Airport, reports James Cracknell Anti-aviation campaigners...

Parents slam council

Protesters against both cuts to SEND provision and the felling of mature trees at Walthamstow Town Square turned up to protest at the town hall despite a full council meeting being postponed until September
Fury over postponed meeting at which protests were planned, reports James Cracknell Parents of disabled children branded Waltham Forest...

Summer sustenance

The Munch Bunch Club in Waltham Forest provides activities and food for schoolchildren during the summer holidays
Helen Bigham explores low-cost options for keeping children happy during the summer holidays Happiness is not having to set...