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Funding pot unveiled to encourage active communities

4 February 2019 Community groups are being offered a chance to apply for funding for projects which encourage residents to get out and about walking and cycling more. Waltham Forest Council’s Enjoy Waltham Forest programme is launching a £20,000 fund today (Monday 4 February) for local community projects which will encourage residents to be more active, build...
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Whipps Cross T-Junction to go live in Jan 2019

14 December 2018 -  After more than 18 months of building work, residents will soon be able to experience the squared circle of Whipps Cross roundabout. This month the junction of Lea Bridge Road, Woodford New Road and Whipps Cross Road will be turned from a roundabout into a traffic light controlled junction, with a new adjoining...
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Enjoy programme scoops gongs at Healthy Streets Awards

17 October 2018 -  Waltham Forest Council has taken home a collection of gongs from the Health Streets Awards on Friday night. After being shortlisted for six categories the council left the industry awards ceremony in the Guildhall with three trophies for Best Healthy Street Behaviour Change Initiatives, Best Healthy Street of the Year and Best Healthy...
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