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Mayor launches free legal advice service launched

The pilot service was promised in Sadiq Khan's election manifesto The post Mayor launches free legal advice service launched appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan backs Faiza Shaheen

The snooker giant, who lives in Chigwell, said he was 'definitely' voting for independent candidate Faiza, while saying Chingford and Woodford Green did not need someone 'without passion' The post Snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan backs Faiza Shaheen appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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The Walthamstow Garden Party’s not over

Dominic Mandrell documents his efforts to bring Lloyd Park’s free summer festival back for good The post The Walthamstow Garden Party’s not over appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Mayor considers night tube boost

Sadiq Khan is considering providing a more frequent service on the late night underground The post Mayor considers night tube boost appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Stats body slams mayor’s housing claim

UKSA chair Sir Robert Chote said Sadiq Khan's position on delivering affordable homes "could be misinterpreted" The post Stats body slams mayor’s housing claim appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Faiza Shaheen says Labour is ‘splitting’ anti-Tory vote in Chingford and Woodford Green

Around 80 locals turned up to support the nascent independent candidate at Chingford United Reformed Church yesterday The post Faiza Shaheen says Labour is ‘splitting’ anti-Tory vote in Chingford and Woodford Green appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Rebel with a cause

A ‘quiet’ Walthamstow retiree and climate activist tells her story after risking prison for holding up a sign defending jury rights outside a trial The post Rebel with a cause appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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David Lammy celebrates “fabulous” Labour manifesto at London launch

The Shadow Foreign Secretary rushed from Manchester to the regional launch event on Thursday The post David Lammy celebrates “fabulous” Labour manifesto at London launch appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Disabled single mother left homeless after rejecting council offer to move to Stoke-on-Trent

Zara and her four-year-old daughter were saved from the spectre of sleeping rough when their neighbours clubbed together to pay for a few nights in a local hotel The post Disabled single mother left homeless after rejecting council offer to move to Stoke-on-Trent appeared first on Waltham Forest Ech...

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Further work needed on fire safety in response to Grenfell, says Khan

Fifteen percent of London tower blocks with Grenfell-style cladding yet to have it removed seven years on from tragedy The post Further work needed on fire safety in response to Grenfell, says Khan appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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Council lays out improvement plan for Youth Justice Service

In May a government inspector found several areas where the YJS was inadequately serving children and young people in the borough The post Council lays out improvement plan for Youth Justice Service appeared first on Waltham Forest Echo....

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You can get a free meal at Chipotle - how to claim yours

You can get a free meal at Chipotle to celebrate the launch of the new Chipotle app and website in the UK

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EastEnders fans confused after legend makes secret return

Fans of the popular BBC soap opera EastEnders have been left confused after a legendary character made their return to Albert Square

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The 3 best walks along the River Thames you can try

Looking to go for a walk but aren't sure where? See the 3 best walks along the River Thames you can try now.

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London Facebook fraudsters selling disabled blue badges online

Online fraudsters are selling disabled Blue Badges on Facebook to motorists across the UK who are trying to secure free parking.

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P!nk London Summer Carnival: Door times, support act, more

P!nk is bringing her Summer Carnival to Tottenham Hotspur, find out the door times, support acts, seating plan and whether you can still get tickets.

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Six people shot in the space of 15 days in London

A nine-year-old girl is among six people who have been shot in the space of 15 days in London.

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Rail reps to hold Q&A events ahead of Liverpool Street to Chingford Overgound line closure

No Overground services will run between Hackney Downs and Chingford between 20th July and 4th August while Network Rail replaces a 150-year-old bridge that goes over the line The post Rail reps to hold Q&A events ahead of Liverpool Street to Chingford Overgound line closure appeared first on Wal...

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Grace O'Malley-Kumar remembered at Nottingham attacks memorial

Former Southgate Hockey Club and Bancroft’s School pupil Grace O'Malley-Kumar has been remembered for choosing "friendship over fear" at a memorial service marking the first anniversary of the Nottingham attacks in which she died.

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Greggs and Heinz giving away free bacon rolls - how to claim

Greggs, in partnership with Heinz, are giving away free bacon rolls on Sunday (June 16) to celebrate Father's Day.