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Credit union collapses

East London Credit Unions headquarters in Walthamstow High Street
Savers are being refunded, reports James Cracknell More than 5,000 members of a local credit union have had their...

How art brings us together

Visitors to 'Grandad's Island' at Walthamstow Garden Party this summer were invited to get involved in the art project (credit Chloe Beale)
Artists and residents are being inspired to transform green and urban spaces for Artillery’s latest project, writes Penny Rutterford...

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...

Fun in the forest

A Curious Wilds forest school session
Forest school teacher Rachel Summers speaks to Milena Ruibyte about why it’s so important to get children learning outdoors...

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...

Fight the flights

Aircraft trails
Leyton resident Geoffrey McDowall on why London City Airport should not be allowed to expand In 2012 the long-needed...

Signs of promise

Orient fans celebrated promotion at the end of last season
Jim Nichols on a challenging start to the season for Leyton Orient Leyton Orient only spent two years outside...