The life of artist Madge Gill

Barbican’s assistant curator, Charlotte Flint, explores the backstory of Madge Gill, the late, Walthamstow-based artist featured in their new...

A life on full power

David Young was passionate about Chingford, where he lived most of his life
Gary Stone pays tribute to the late David Young, a long-time president of Chingford Historical Society David Young was...

From pillar to postbox

A hexagonal Victorian 'Penfold' postbox in Walthamstow Village carrying the royal cypher of Queen Victoria
Deborah Nash explores the history of the humble postbox and picks out some notable examples from Waltham Forest Our...