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Racism row at art gallery

William Morris Gallery
Former William Morris Gallery staff member speaks out over her treatment, reports James Cracknell Waltham Forest Council has said...

Pockets of paradise

Waltham Forest’s pockets of paradise by Charlotte Domanski These photos celebrate the colourful pockets of paradise that flourish all...

Priory Court in the act

Priory Court residents Gillian Jacobs and Cassie and Frankie White (credit Dave O'Neill)
Filmmaker Kate Hampel has helped make a musical documentary about life in lockdown for a Walthamstow estate When myself...

Engineering pollution solution

Brenda Parker is one of seven people to win a share of a £101,000 grant
Leyton resident wins prestigious award to develop new system of water decontamination A biochemical engineer from Leyton has been...

Learning to lead

An 'edible education' workshop at Buxton School in Leytonstone (credit This is Rubbish)
Poppy Flint from Learning for the Future Waltham Forest on how different teaching techniques can foster critical thinking Is...

Crafted with care

Signature Brew's Joyce op de Beer, left, and Paulina Cudek, right (credit John Moore)
David O’Driscoll finds out how three Walthamstow breweries are adapting to the lockdown During the lockdown, what are the...

Only the lonely

A still from Anthony Hett's award-winning film 'Scrable', shot in Walthamstow
Award-winning Walthamstow director Anthony Hett explains the inspiration behind his short films We all feel a little lonely sometimes....