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Pupils quiz Dame Tess Jowell

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:15pm Friday 28th November 2014

Dame Tessa Jowell visited Holy Family Catholic school.

Chinese teachers visit borough's schools

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:44am Friday 28th November 2014

Chinese teachers visit schools in Waltham Forest with teaching alliance.

Terror suspect poses with baby and rifle after joining IS in Syria

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:05am Friday 28th November 2014

Radical Islamist announced the birth of his son on Twitter.

Department for Education officials visit school bank

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:28am Friday 28th November 2014

School girls running bank to encourage saving attitude.

Derelict pub hit by fire again

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Sutton Fire Brigade were called out shortly after midnight

1:06pm Thursday 27th November 2014

The former Central Station pub was devastated by fire in 2007.

Cyclist airlifted to hospital in second 'serious' crash

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:40am Thursday 27th November 2014

Man in his forties suffered chest injuries this morning, days after another cyclist seriously injured in Lea Bridge Road

Man jailed for causing woman's death on A12

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:57am Thursday 27th November 2014

29-year-old woman died from serious head injuries in May 2013.

Housing plans for library car park

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: The Town Hall fountain pictured this afternoon (Wednesday) still pumping water

8:32am Thursday 27th November 2014

Proposal to be considered next week.

Police accused of putting travellers' rights before community

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Gypsies set up camp in Abbey Wood

8:09am Thursday 27th November 2014

Police accused of putting 'burden' on councils and courts.

Man charged with attempted murder after knife attack

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: THIN BLUE LINE: More sweeping cuts in police numbers are expected

7:24am Thursday 27th November 2014

Woman suffered injuries to head and back.

Ambulance involved in crash at busy junction

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:37pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

Congestion being caused after two vehicle collision.

Borough awarded 'white ribbon' status

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: MAN ENOUGH? The White Ribbon campaign aims to highlight the problem of domestic violence.

2:06pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

Waltham Forest recognised for work to reduce domestic violence.

Public health funding to be slashed by £6.3m

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:27pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

Waltham Forest Council is urging Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt to intervene on funding cuts.

Toy manufacturer base transformed into business centre

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:16pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

Sutherland House was once home to well-known manufacturer Britain's Toys.

Leaked documents show 'disgraceful' proposal to cut youth funding

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Jennette Arnold

12:00pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

Funding cuts could end projects helping vulnerable children in education and work, it has been claimed.

Cycling World Cup comes to London

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:10am Wednesday 26th November 2014

The best of the world's track cyclists will compete at the Lea Valley VeloPark in December.

Doctors' plea to reduce hospital admissions

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:45pm Tuesday 25th November 2014

Doctors want patients to relieve pressure on A and E this winter.

Pensioner suffered broken leg in violent burglary

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Transport police division has only five minority background officers

2:49pm Tuesday 25th November 2014

Woman was putting her cat out of the back door when two men attacked her.

Restaurant faces licence hearing over illegal workers

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: WALTHAM FOREST: Council leadership slammed over charity contracts

12:42pm Tuesday 25th November 2014

A Caribbean restaurant could lose its licence after repeatedly employing illegal immigrants.

Education charity celebrates 30 years

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:50am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Successful former students spoke at anniversary event.

Housing provider spends thousands replacing wrong kitchens after 'computer error'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:23am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Fully-functioning kitchens replaced amid claim of poor repairs elsewhere.

Green candidate calls for positive politics

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:38am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Ashley Gunstock to stand again in Leyton and Wanstead in 2015.

Fine for man caught spitting in street

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: 'Don't mess with Waltham Forest' enforcement officers and supporting PCSOs

8:00am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Goergel Calancea changed his plea on Friday.

Care assistant admits £30k benefit fraud

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Arthur Golding will appear at Thames Magistrates Court

7:20am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Chingford woman failed to notify authorities of hospital job.

Famous cross-dressers' fashion shop 'driven out' by road changes

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:21pm Monday 24th November 2014

A ‘safe haven’ shop for cross-dressers has been driven out of Waltham Forest after 55-years because of changes to Lea Bridge Road which make it "impossible" to continue, according to its owner.

UPDATE: Cyclist suffered 'serious' injuries

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:30pm Monday 24th November 2014

Cyclist suffered injuries to his pelvis.

Cyclist air-lifted to hospital after crash

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:02pm Monday 24th November 2014

A cyclist has been hit close to Whipps Cross roundabout.

Pizza restaurant pays homage to Walthamstow landmark

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:24am Monday 24th November 2014

Pizza Express restaurant created 20 jobs.

Factory farming protest at new Nando's

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:24am Monday 24th November 2014

Animal rights activists against factory farming protested outside Walthamstow’s new branch of Nandos.

New £25m school building reaches next stage

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:18am Monday 24th November 2014

Progress on a new £25million school building was marked by a topping out ceremony.

Street art vision for Walthamstow

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:03pm Friday 21st November 2014

City Banker hopes to bring colour and creativity to public spaces.

Nando's opens first Waltham Forest branch

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:08am Friday 21st November 2014

Manager says Walthamstow has 'been on radar for some time'.

Housing provider apology for 'obscene' name change

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:41am Friday 21st November 2014

Disabled resident felt she was 'victimised' in her own home.

'Dangerous' dog to stay with owner

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Arthur Golding will appear at Thames Magistrates Court

8:46am Friday 21st November 2014

A dog owner has been allowed to keep his pet after admitting it acted dangerously in public.

Mayor comes under fire over 999 response times

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:19pm Thursday 20th November 2014

Members of the London Assembly have spoken of their concern over fire engine response times.

Walthamstow's first cinema for 12 years officially opens

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:51am Thursday 20th November 2014

Red carpet rolled out for celebrity guests and lucky ticket holders last night.

Did BID company allow private use of CCTV?

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Left to right: Fawaad Shaihk with town centre manager Dawayne Williams, other E11 BID workers, John Chapman, Gianluca Rizzo and Daniel Olar

11:15am Thursday 20th November 2014

Denial after E11 Bid board minutes show covert surveillance form allowed to use CCTV for own purposes.

Drug gang jailed after Walthamstow raid

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:24am Thursday 20th November 2014

House used to process drugs.

Pubs and take-aways targeted in violence crackdown

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Transport police division has only five minority background officers

8:03am Thursday 20th November 2014

Met moves to tackle increase in violence.

Man stabbed in market

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:21am Thursday 20th November 2014

Police and paramedics were called to High Street, Walthamstow, on Saturday.

Food bank in donation drive

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:49pm Wednesday 19th November 2014

Eat Heat feeds hundreds of Waltham Forest families every year.

Call for investigation over alleged victimisation of disabled woman

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:32pm Wednesday 19th November 2014

A disabled woman is calling for an investigation after her name was changed on her gas safety record.

Rising sports stars awarded

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:33pm Wednesday 19th November 2014

Best of Waltham Forest's young athletes, teams and coaches awarded by council.

Cyclist in critical condition after collision

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:16pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

Police have closed an area of Lea Bridge Road at the junction with Orient Way following a collision.

Third shop has alcohol licence revoked

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tolga Ulasan rescued the boy from the fountain at Waltham Forest town hall

3:55pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

Walthamstow shop has licence to sell alcohol removed over counterfeit booze and tobacco.

Mini Holland consultation to begin later this month

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:20pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

Walthamstow Village residents will receive consultation documents, according to the council.

O's fans guaranteed say on stadium if sold

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:52pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

The Matchroom Stadium in Leyton has been officially registered as an Asset of Community Value.

Super pupils meet schools boss

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:15pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

Barclay Primary School pupils dressed up to raise money for Children in Need.

Campaigner's funeral to go-ahead after six month search for relatives

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Richard Pout, pictured at Queen's Road Station in Walthamstow, says electrification of the line is "essential".

11:37am Tuesday 18th November 2014

Friends took over the search when Waltham Forest police and coroners' service dew a blank.

Seven-times world karate champion to stand in election

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:30am Tuesday 18th November 2014

Working mother-of-two selected as conservative parliamentary candidate for Walthamstow.

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