Remains of medieval manor house excavated in former stadium car park

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:14pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The remains of a 14th century medieval manor house are being excavated beneath Walthamstow Stadium's former car park prior to development of the site. 

M25 crash causing widespread delays

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:28am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A crash on the M25 involving two lorries is causing widespread delays on rush hour roads.

Rapists, drug smugglers, and arsonists cautioned by police

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Criminals involved in cases of rape, wounding with intent, and drug smuggling were cautioned by police in London last year, new figures show.

Decision due on bar's late licence following police complaint

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Live night tomorrow at 8pm

7:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A licensing meeting will take place this evening to decide whether a bar can retain its late-licence. 

Missing teenager believed to be in Waltham Forest

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:25am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl who has been missing for three days.

CCTV released after pub burglary

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A CCTV image of a suspected thief has been released by police in Waltham Forest.

Veteran tennis coach remembered on anniversary of death

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:50pm Monday 21st July 2014

A special ceremony has paid tribute to a sports coach whose passion in life was to make an elite sport accessible to all. 

TfL claim land ownership of 'shanty town'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:44pm Monday 21st July 2014

A site neglected for years and described by residents as a 'shanty town' belongs to Transport for London (TfL), not Waltham Forest Council, it has emerged. 

Driver arrested after boy and pensioner injured

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:10am Monday 21st July 2014

Police were following vehicle when it crashed.

Latest planning applications for Waltham Forest

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

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Here is the weekly list of planning applications submitted to Waltham Forest Council for the week ending July 13. 

CCTV released of alleged bank fraudster

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:13am Monday 21st July 2014

A CCTV image of a suspected fraudster has been released by police in Waltham Forest.

Witness appeal following crash

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Five people in hospital following collision.

Suspects sought over handbag theft

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Police in Waltham  Forest have released two CCTV images of suspected theives. 

Speaking Out: Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi on the Israel/Palestine conflict

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi, 61, of Highams Park, is a primary school teacher in Waltham Forest.

Town hall responds to neighbourhood omission from promo material

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:30pm Friday 18th July 2014

Highams Park omitted on advice of LSE research.

Thousands on benefits 'failing to pay council tax'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Pay your council tax by Direct Debit and you could win £25,000

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

Research reveals increase in prosecutions for non-payments following government reforms.

Promoted Article: Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning with Macmillan

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

10:30am Friday 18th July 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Brigade warns of grass fires during heatwave

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Grass fire breaks out near Whipps Cross

9:33am Friday 18th July 2014

An urgent warning has been issued by fire chiefs to Londoners about the heightened risk of grass fires over the weekend. 

Waltham Forest homes 'among fastest selling in UK'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:50am Friday 18th July 2014

Housing market continues to flourish.

CCTV of baby milk theft suspect released

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:45am Friday 18th July 2014

Police believe man attempted to steal baby milk worth £394.

Teenage stabbing victim discharged from hospital

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A teenager knifed near a church in a quiet residential street has been discharged from hospital.

Anger as area omitted from borough branding campaign

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:20pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Highams Park does not feature in council material promoting Waltham Forest.

Dispute over Walthamstow Stadium demolition damage

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Family claim they are being ignored in quest for compensation over garden damage.

Met Office issues heatwave warning

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Sunshine brings a tourism boost to the Cotswolds

8:46am Thursday 17th July 2014

Elderly and very young people advised not to go out between 11am and 3pm during hot weather

Asda customer sought over criminal damage

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

Man suspected of smashing computer screen during argument.

Catholic school celebrates 80th anniversary

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:01pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A primary school built by a local parish to serve the growing Catholic community has celebrated its 80th birthday. 

Mystery 'hero' attempts car fire rescue

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:41am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A mystery man who risked his life after seeing a car engulfed in flames has been hailed a hero.

Phone thief caught on CCTV

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:47am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Appeal to find woman who targeted Tesco shopper

Man dies after being hit by a train

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:40am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Chingford man has died after being struck by an Underground train in Walthamstow. 

IDS backs threatened snooker club bid

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:54am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Chingford MP Iain Duncan Smith described the pending closure of The Hurricane Room as a 'great loss'.

Police warn of targeted van thefts

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:42am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Police are calling on the public to remain vigilant following a spate of van thefts across London and parts of Essex.

Firefighters on strike during rush-hour

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:50am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Firefighters have started their second day of strike action in response to an ongoing row with the government over pensions. 

Pair sought over B&Q theft

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:10am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Police in Waltham Forest have released CCTV images of shop thieves. 

Village green transformed for community festival

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:36pm Monday 14th July 2014

Hundreds of families, couples, and friends soaked up the sun as they assembled on a village green over the weekend. 

Hospice staff run 10k to fund 24 hours of care

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:35pm Monday 14th July 2014

Staff at a children's hospice have raised vital funds to 'pay for a day of care' after completing a running challenge.

CCTV released of gambling fraudster

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:22am Monday 14th July 2014

A CCTV image has been released of a man who fraudulently claimed winnings at a bookmaker.

Man left with broken jaw after being robbed at chicken shop

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Police in Waltham Forest have released a CCTV image of a man wanted in connection of a group attack outside a chicken shop.

New staff at Coroner's Court sworn in

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:25pm Friday 11th July 2014

The leading authority for investigating sudden and unexplained deaths in Waltham Forest has appointed three new staff. 

Teenage stabbing victim 'stable' in hospital

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:20am Friday 11th July 2014

A teenager who collapsed outside an off-licence after being stabbed on Wednesday night is now in a stable condition, police have confirmed. 

Man sought over alcohol theft

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:30am Friday 11th July 2014

A CCTV image has been released by police in Waltham Forest of a supermarket thief. 

Volunteers star in new cancer campaign

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:35pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Medical staff and volunteers have beaten off stiff competition to become the faces of a new cancer support video.

Witness describes stab victim collapse

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:39pm Thursday 10th July 2014

A teenager stabbed in Highams Park was initially believed to be drunk by an eyewitness who saw him collapse.

Planning applications submitted for Waltham Forest

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:45pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Here is a list of the most recent planning applications submitted to Waltham Forest Council for the week ending July 6. 

Teenage stabbing victim 'critical'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:02am Thursday 10th July 2014

A teenager is in hospital fighting for his life after being stabbed outside an off-licence last night.

UPDATE: Ambulance service confirms stabbing report

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:04am Thursday 10th July 2014

Ambulance cancelled after victim believed to have been taken to hospital.

CCTV released after distraction theft from car

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:55am Thursday 10th July 2014

Thief targeted driver in car park.

Unconfirmed reports of stabbing after road closed

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:55am Thursday 10th July 2014

Reports suggest attack in the early hours.

Young actors perform at National Theatre

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:30pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

An original play written by a leading Irish actress and first performed to crowds in Redbridge has made it to the National Theatre.

Details of sixth community festival announced

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:30am Wednesday 9th July 2014

An annual community festival organised by a local forum group is set to take place this weekend.

Father in solo trek for baby unit

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A father is to spend five days alone treking across an ancient footpath as part of a fundraising effort for a hospital unit.






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