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19.11.2021

Free Weekly Walking Cricket Sessions at Leyton Sports Ground

If you enjoy cricket but are looking to play at a more gentle pace, then you might be interested in the free walking cricket sessions that are happening every Tuesday at Leyton Sports Ground from…

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19.11.2021

Support Action4Whipps on 24 November

Join Action4Whipps on Wednesday 24 November at 6.30pm to lobby the Waltham Forest Planning Committee ahead of its decision on the planning application for Whipps Cross Hospital. Meeting point: outside Walthamstow Town Hall. Please encourage…

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19.11.2021

Latest news about health and care in North East London

The latest edition (17 November) of the North East London Health and Care Partnership public bulletin has been published online. The issue focuses on: New chief executive for the NHS and social care in north east…

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16.11.2021

Carers First Waltham Forest Cafe and Carers’ Drop-In Advice sessions

Every 3rd Wednesday of the month  Carers First Waltham Forest hold a Carers’ Drop-in Advice session from 12-1pm at the Dementia Hub, 25 Sidmouth Road, Leyton, E10 5QZ.  After the advice session, they host a…

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16.11.2021

Appointment of new Chief Executive Officer for the North East London Integrated Care System

Following a comprehensive recruitment process, Zina Etheridge has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer Designate of the Integrated Care System (ICS) for north east London. Zina joins the ICS from the London Borough of…

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16.11.2021

Improving services for people needing mental health support from GP practices

A project set up to examine the challenges facing GPs in supporting people from low-income communities with their mental health is entering its second phase. The organisers of the DeStress Project (www.destressproject.org.uk) are now looking…

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16.11.2021

Waltham Forest: Have Your Say

LP2 Reg 19 Consultation The Local Plan (LP2) Site Allocations Document consultation has launched. The Site Allocations Document maps out where development might happen across the borough, and how these sites can best meet the…

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11.11.2021

NHS Dentistry Bulletin

The Chief Dental Officer, Sara Hurley, and National Clinical Director for Mental Health, Professor Tim Kendall, have issued an update to the dental profession with a special focus on patients with mental illness. The bulletin…

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08.11.2021

Updates from NHS England to dental teams

NHS England has issued two bulletins to NHS dental teams: Key updates and resources for the profession, including a call for those trained in CPR to become GoodSAM responders for those experiencing cardiac arrest  https://createsend.com/t/d-07598B8F6335C2172540EF23F30FEDED…

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05.11.2021

#WhippsWontWait: Petition

Waltham Forest and Redbridge Councils are calling on the government to secure funding for a brand new Whipps Cross Hospital. In July, flooding that closed A&E and saw nearly 100 patients evacuated showed the dire…

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