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28.11.2020

New lockdown rules for Waltham Forest from December 2

The Government have announced that from Wednesday, December 2, Waltham Forest (and the whole of London) will be in Tier 2: High Alert.  For more information, on restrictions in tiers 1 and 3, which areas…

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02.11.2020

New lockdown

Due to the rapidly rising number of COVID-19 cases, the Government announced that, from Thursday 5 November 2020 to Wednesday 2 December 2020, there will be the following new national restrictions: Requiring people to stay…

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21.10.2020

Getting a flu vaccination is vital

Your GP advice is that flu is not the same as getting a cold. It can seriously affect your health and the potential complications are greater for people in ‘at-risk’ groups. Healthy people usually recover…

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15.10.2020

New COVID Alert Level for Waltham Forest

The Government have announced that from Saturday October 17, Waltham Forest (and the rest of London as well as Essex and some other areas in England) will face tougher COVID measures as these areas have…

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12.10.2020

Draft Local Plan Consultation

The London Borough of Waltham Forest are hosting a face-to-face event in North Chingford where residents can share their views on  the sites which may be regenerated as part of the Local Plan. There’s a…

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02.10.2020

Drinkcoach Pilot: Free online alcohol test and coaching sessions to help residents cut down their alcohol use

The London Borough of Waltham Forest have partnered with DrinkCoach to commission a new digital platform with access to free online appointments to help residents cut down their drinking. DrinkCoach allows people to assess how…

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28.09.2020

Age UK Waltham Forest job opportunity

Age UK Waltham Forest are looking to recruit an experienced administrator to their Befriending team. Post will be based at their office in Chingford Mount on Thursdays and Fridays. Full details and application form can…

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28.09.2020

Happy 280th birthday Royal London Hospital!

  Wednesday marked 280 years of caring for our vibrant and diverse community at The Royal London Hospital. Staff took some time to take a moment to celebrate their special milestone. Watch the historical 280th anniversary film…

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28.09.2020

Virtual Public Meetings about Whipps Cross Redevelopment Programme

The Whipps Cross Redevelopment Programme is hosting three virtual public meetings in October and November in partnership with the local boroughs to present updates on its redevelopment programme, to answer questions and to hear people’s…

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28.09.2020

Hands, Face, Space

  HM Government has launched Hands. Face. Space, a new campaign that urges the public  to continue to wash their hands, cover their face and make space to control infection rates  and avoid a second peak….

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