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Roadworks begin on A406

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Women hospitalised following collision

2:20pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Roadworks lasting twelve weeks have started on a busy stretch of the A406 North Circular.

Applications open for the Gannett Foundation grants

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:20pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Grants between £5,000 and £10,000 will be given to projects based in the areas covered by the East London and West Essex Guardian Series.

Woman who ordered her children to fly-tip fined

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:33pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Children caught on CCTV dumping sofas.

Police appeal for witnesseses to woman hit by train

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: A strong police presence by the entrance to Ilford train station

1:05pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was struck by a train.

Woman hit by train in critical condition

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:58am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Woman airlifted to hospital yesterday.

Landlord fined £19k for renting unsafe property

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:25am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Children put at risk by rogue landlord.

Man charged in connection with shopkeeper killing case

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Shammi Atwel was pushed under a lorry after trying to protect his wife and business

8:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Police have charged a seventh man in connection with the death of a businessman killed trying to defend his livelihood.  

Cemetery murder victim died of stab wounds

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:55am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A 54 year-old man found unconscious inside the City of London Cemetery died of stab wounds, a post mortem examination has revealed. 

Businessman sky-dives for children's hospice

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:10am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Lloyd Moulder is only £300 short of £10,000 target.

Date set for nightclub winding-up order decision

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Funky Mojoe.

3:50pm Monday 28th July 2014

Redbridge council are seeking £127,000 of legal fees from Funky Mojoe.

One in five patients forced to wait a week to see GP

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:20pm Monday 28th July 2014

The NHS England Clinical Commissioning Group survey found 583 patients out of 3,034 in Redbridge had to wait at least a week to book an appointment.

Woman hit by train suffers serious injuries

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:28pm Monday 28th July 2014

Victim airlifted to hospital.

Planning applications for Wanstead and Woodford

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:25am Monday 28th July 2014

Here are the planning applications lodged in Wanstead, Woodford, Barkingside and Clayhall this week:

Future of park secured following conservation project

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: The Temple, Wanstead Park

11:18am Monday 28th July 2014

The English Heritage project recorded the condition and value of Wanstead Park's features, and set out a plan to conserve and manage it in the future.

Nursery fundraiser for play area

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:41am Monday 28th July 2014

A nursery managed to raise £1,000 for a new awning after hosting a summer fete.

Couple open garden for charity

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:30am Monday 28th July 2014

Mark Hacker and Maureen Keating have created a model village, a railway, a stream and a waterfall in their garden.

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

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

10:00am Monday 28th 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.

Open-air opera on Saturday.

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:20am Monday 28th July 2014

A famous comic opera will be staged on Wanstead Flats.

Care beds halved under trust plans

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Still time to nominate Worcestershire NHS staff for award

7:15am Monday 28th July 2014

Concern over move to home-based rehab treatment.

Man charged with cemetery murder

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Monday 28th July 2014

John Nicholles due to appear in court today.

Pictures of the week

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:30am Sunday 27th July 2014

Guardian chief photographer Ken Mears picks his favourite shots of the week

Stories of the week

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:20am Sunday 27th July 2014

Here is a selection of the week's best stories from the Wanstead and Woodford Guardian. Click on the text to read more...

Harassment accused wanted by police

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Police have renewed an appeal for information to trace a wanted man.

Speaking out - Alan Mair on the benefits of volunteering and travelling

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Woodford Green's Trinity Catholic High School teacher Alan Mair speaking out on the benefits of volunteering and travelling.

CEMETERY MURDER UPDATE: Man arrested

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:45pm Friday 25th July 2014

Police have made an arrest in connection with a murder at the City of London cemetery.

CEMETERY MURDER UPDATE: Victim named

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:23pm Friday 25th July 2014

No arrests after death on Wednesday.

Correction: Hitchcock's Blackmail to be shown at Walthamstow Assembly Hall

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:41am Friday 25th July 2014

Correction: Blackmail is showing at Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, Walthamstow and not Orford House Social Club, which was incorrectly printed in our newspaper.

Shock at murder on 'sacred ground'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:30am Friday 25th July 2014

Cemetery visitors and community have reacted with disbelief after a man was murdered on 'sacred ground'.

Major resurfacing work to commence on North Circular

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Residents of community divided by North Circular welcome proposals to redirect A406 through tunnels

4:33pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Work will start tomorrow from 10pm until late October.

'Amy Day' planned in memory of 21-year-old cancer victim

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A day in memory of Amy Goacher will be hosted by Wanstead Golf Club on August 29.

Former Playboy model turned anarchist to challenge IDS as MP

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:20pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Marina Pepper says she hopes to stand on behalf of disabled people.

Restaurant backed by England stars in bitter dispute with super-rich Russian

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:10pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Raheem Sterling of Liverpool and Alex Oxlade Chamberlain of Arsenal cited as backers of controversial Marbella restaurant locked in dispute with Russian property tycoon.

Performing arts company celebrates 10th anniversary with West End shows

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Joel Kern will compete for the national honour on May 21

1:10pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A total of 2,500 children performed at Novello Theatre in the West End to coincide with Woodford Green-based Make Believe's 10th anniversary.

Man caught masturbating in public due to be sentenced

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Wanstead Flats

11:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

Carl Corbett was convicted of public indecency on July 3 and will be sentenced today.

Fire Brigade spent £240k rescuing trapped children

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Cleveland Fire Brigade officers rescue a trapped starling caught up in string

11:20am Thursday 24th July 2014

Firefighters in the capital have spent almost a quarter of a million over the last five years rescuing trapped children.   

Murder probe after man found in cemetery

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:31am Thursday 24th July 2014

54-year-old dies in hospital after being discovered with neck injury.

Hospital trusts referred to government over debt

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: King George Hospital

8:01am Thursday 24th July 2014

Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust faces closer Whitehall scrutiny after improvement plan deemed inadequate.

Car found alight on roundabout

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:34am Thursday 24th July 2014

No reports of injuries or arrests.

Roundabout cleared after crash

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Charlie Brown’s roundabout in South Woodford

2:58pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

There has been another traffic collision on the Southend Road at Charlie Brown’s roundabout.

Events to mark outbreak of Great War

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Borough ranked amongst most energy efficient in the UK

1:22pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Redbridge council is taking part in the Lights Out initiative and are holding a remembrance service next week.

Deadline for arts trail approaching

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Artists gathered outside Wanstead Library.

1:57pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Wanstead Art Group are appealing to visual artists with strong links to Wanstead to pitch for participation before by July 31.

Underpass reopened following accident

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:04pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The lorry and car have been cleared from the road.

Lorry and car involved in underpass accident

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:21am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Queueing traffic following crash.

Oxford graduate in crowdfunding bid after failing to land job

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:52am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Emily-Rose Eastop raising funds to continue her studies.

Failing NHS trust to give update on improvement plan

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Matthew Hopkins, chief executive of Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust

8:39am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The trust's Chief Executive Matthew Hopkins will attend the public meeting with Redbridge council's health scrutiny committee tomorrow.

Seventh arrest in shopkeeper killing case

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Shammi Atwel was pushed under a lorry after trying to protect his wife and business

8:03am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Shammi Atwal was killed after trying to defend his business from robbers.

Naming of town square to go to public vote following objections

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:31am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Square was due to be named in honour of Great War pilot, Harry Jassby.

Full council meetings could be broadcast live

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: REDBRIDGE: Council chief exec on 'PM salary'

7:14am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Leadership considering providing online coverage of debates at Redbridge Town Hall

Driving test pass rate remains low

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Only 32.8% of drivers at Wanstead's Hermon Hill test centre passed last year.

Playground cash pledge prompts calls for improvements

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:40pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Plans to resurface the only playground in a neighbourhood have been welcomed by parents, but there are calls rundown facilities to be improved.






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