Restoration of theatre begins

Pictured from left are David Luff, creative director of Soho Theatre, Simon Miller, cabinet member for economic growth, and Mark Godfrey, executive director of Soho Theatre
Work on creating major comedy venue for Walthamstow gets underway Restoration work has begun at Walthamstow’s historic Granada/EMD Cinema,...

Granada revamp gets go-ahead

Soho Theatre's plans for the Granada/EMD Cinema (credit Pilbrow and Partners)
Report by Victoria Munro, Local Democracy Reporter, and James Cracknell The redevelopment of the former Granada/EMD cinema in Hoe...

Central Parade plans approved

Waltham Forest Council's Central Parade plans
Report by Victoria Munro, Local Democracy Reporter The Central Parade development in Walthamstow has been granted planning permission –...

Take your Vic

The Victoria occupies a bar above the entrance to the EMD/Granada Theatre, set to be restored as a large capacity comedy venue
Popular LGBT venue could return when theatre re-opens, reports James Cracknell There are hopes that one of the borough’s...

Chocolate affair

Saw Chocolate, Hoe Street
Deborah Nash speaks to Walthamstow chocolatier Samantha Ward As I stepped over the blue-tiled floor of Samantha Ward’s chocolate...