Calls for second job centre

Leytonstone Job Centre Plus, before it closed (credit Glyn Roberts)
Surge in unemployment putting pressure on service, reports Victoria Munro, Local Democracy Reporter Campaigners are calling on the government...

Going glean

Joyce and Irene helping out at The Gleaners
David Latto on how a Bakers Arms café is building a healthy community The Gleaners is a ‘pay-what-you-feel’ community...

A gift of life

Steph Davies (right) runs a free monthly support group for cancer survivors at Orford House in Walthamstow Village
Stephanie Davies on how her cancer support group is planning to expand this year Our local cancer support group,...

Good neighbour

Alice Taylor-Rugman received a door knocker trophy after being named 'London Neighbour of the Year' (credit Joel Chant)
Walthamstow resident praised for community spirit during the pandemic A Walthamstow resident was named ‘London Neighbour of the Year...

Cheap and cheerful

he Pantry worker Hassiba selling groceries on Chingford Hall Estate
New community food pantry launches in Waltham Forest to help residents save on their weekly shopping bills A community...