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Growing the economy

OrganicLea runs Hawkwood Nursery in Chingford, supplying local organisations with organic food and running a popular veg box scheme
OrganicLea given huge cash boost to help expand community food initiatives, reports James Cracknell A food-growing co-operative in Chingford...

Better than broccoli

Verena Dickson is the founder of Kinder Nutrition
Nutritionist Verena Dickson is launching a series of local workshops to help children eat healthily While parents are helplessly...

SEND cuts voted through

SEND protest by parents outside Waltham Forest Town Hall last month
Report by James Cracknell Waltham Forest Council has agreed cuts to funding for pupils with special educational needs and...

Help is at hand!

The Hornbeam in Bakers Arms is running a meals-on-wheels service using bike couriers
Community support groups are springing up across borough as pandemic takes hold, reports James Cracknell Charities and local businesses...

In the dark

Most home on Marlowe Road Estate have now been demolished
Marlowe Road Estate resident Michelle Edwards sees her patience worn thin as power cuts blight council tenants still living...