New ways to play

Walthamstow Toy Library
Walthamstow Toy Library director Helen Crockford on her mission to ensure all children have access to high-quality educational toys...

Strike for our future

Ummi Hoque [second from left] with her friends on a climate march in London
Student activist Ummi Hoque from Walthamstow urges people to get involved in this month’s climate strike Time’s running out...

Back to Mall

The Mall, Walthamstow
Walthamstow shopping centre reopens following fire, reports James Cracknell The Mall has reopened – six weeks after a fire...

Soaring to new heights

Layla Rosa directing a performance of Walthamstow Youth Circus at last year's Walthamstow Garden Party
Walthamstow Youth Circus founder Layla Rosa is aiming high, she tells James Cracknell Like the young performers that Layla...

Better late than never

New Class 710 electric trains are now running on the Gospel Oak to Barking line
Three years after upgrade work began, long-promised electric trains on the Gospel Oak to Barking line are finally here,...

Alright on the night

Artist Joe Nam will plug into London's custom car stereo subculture for his installation in a Walthamstow car park (credit Christian Kleiner)
Nineties pop legends East 17 are the inspiration for an all-night art festival in Walthamstow A free all-night art...