Soaring to new heights

Layla Rosa directing a performance of Walthamstow Youth Circus at last year's Walthamstow Garden Party
Walthamstow Youth Circus founder Layla Rosa is aiming high, she tells James Cracknell Like the young performers that Layla...

Better late than never

New Class 710 electric trains are now running on the Gospel Oak to Barking line
Three years after upgrade work began, long-promised electric trains on the Gospel Oak to Barking line are finally here,...

Alright on the night

Artist Joe Nam will plug into London's custom car stereo subculture for his installation in a Walthamstow car park (credit Christian Kleiner)
Nineties pop legends East 17 are the inspiration for an all-night art festival in Walthamstow A free all-night art...

Students get trollied

Students from Waltham Forest College find a shopping trolley in the Lee Navigation
Shopping trolley among the objects fished out of river by dedicated college students, writes Frances Dismore With strong belief...

Capturing the moment

Alice, a feature of the exhibition 'On The Cusp' (credit Penny Dampier)
A photography exhibition for E17 Art Trail features portraits of local children, writes Penny Dampier There’s something unique about...

Last orders

Marlowe Road Estate resident Michelle Edwards reacts to some more bad news from the council The Echo‘s editor recently...