Stan’s the lollipop man

Stan Silverston with schoolchildren, teachers and parents on his crossing patrol (credit Nicky Bamber Photography)
Chingford school bids farewell to retiring crossing warden, writes Sally Brincklow House Children, staff and parents at a Chingford...

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...

Concerns over local policing

Chingford Police Station
Survey results show officers in Waltham Forest among least well regarded, reports James Cracknell A local police chief has...

Bridging the age gap

Songs and Smiles
The Together Project founder Louise Goulder on how a multi-generational singing group is tackling loneliness George lives in a...

Room to grow

Community Housing and Therapy
Natalie Scales from Community Housing and Therapy on the benefits of outdoor space for our mental health There is...

Kids get creative

Kids Party Academy
Families can enjoy summer holiday fun in Walthamstow and Chingford At Kids Party Academy, we’re running ‘Summer Holiday Funshops’...

Stories of despair

Refugee Tales
Writers helped tell the tales of asylum seekers, refugees and detainees at an event in Chingford, writes Rosie MacLeod...