Catering for the masses

The hospitality and catering department at Waltham Forest College
Dr Jim Lewis on the borough’s contribution to the food industry Waltham Forest College has an interesting and varied...

Rewarding enterprise

Enterprise House, Chingford
This year marks half-a-century since a utopian vision of retirement living was made reality in Chingford, writes George Clarke...

Staging a comeback

Granada Walthamstow balcony (credit Mike Fox)
£17m restoration of Granada Cinema planned as council is set to buy iconic venue, writes James Cracknell As Waltham...

A cut above the rest

Family-run hardware shop closes after seven decades, writes James Cracknell If you live near Wood Street in Walthamstow and have a penchant...

Living on the edge

Beating the Bounds 1951
Author James Diamond explores the history of a quirky local tradition When my girlfriend first moved to Walthamstow, quite...