Thursday Dec 5
He's behind you! The British pantomime is as popular as ever
'Tis the season for family outings, overeating, mulled wine and, for many, the long-standing tradition of the British Christmas pantomime.
Thursday Dec 5
Woodford church repeatedly plundered for its lead roof by metal gang
A reverend says his church is fighting back after thieves repeatedly plundered the roof for lead causing huge amounts of damage.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mother's hospice fundraising nears 73k
A mother has added A 18,000 to a massive fundraising effort for the children's hospice which cared for her daughter, who died aged eight.
Commuters face fare increases of 4.1 per cent on average.
Officers have joined with residents and councillors to push for the introduction of Controlled Drinking Zone in Snakes Lane East and West in Woodford Green, which would give police the power to confiscate alcohol.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Former tax lawyer has high hopes for Village Bookshop in Woodford Green
A former tax lawyer is taking over a Woodford Green bookshop to turn it into a "literary hub" for the community.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
New owners aim to 'maintain wonderful character' of The Travellers Friend pub in Woodford Green
The Travellers Friend, in High Road, has been taken over by businessmen Scott Randall and Andrew Zacharia, who confirmed the deal last Friday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Golden couple celebrate half a century together
Golden couple Brian, 77, and Barbara Kirkby, 73, from Tycehurst Hill, Loughton, met at a dance in Sir James Hawkey Hall, Woodford Green, in 1960 and married two years later.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
183-year-old pub's future secured
Scott Randall and Andrew Zacharia have pledged to keep the character of the Travellers' Friend in High Road, Woodford Green, after confirming the purchase on Friday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Two local women may have been killed by Yorkshire Ripper
The unsolved murders of seven women from London, two of whom were from Woodford and Leyton, are belived to have been victims of the Yorkshire Ripper.
Two men hospitalised following collision
Police and ambulance were called to High Road in Woodford Green at 8:40am in reponse to reports of a road traffic collision.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Hacking trial: 'We'd be jailed' - former NOTW royal...
Hacking trial: 'We'd be jailed' - former NOTW royal editor Clive Goodman warned managing editor over cash payments to sources, jury told Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Hacking trial: 'Brooks didn't pay Mulcaire' claim
REBEKAH Brooks could not be shown to have authorised payments to private investigator Glenn Mulcaire during her editorship at the News of the World, it was claimed in court today.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Buskers at Woodford Green school raise money for Philippines typhoon appeal
Damien Pascal, instructor for the Combined Cadet Force at Bancroft's School, High Road, wanted to raise funds for the appeal after seeing the devastating effects of Typhoon Haiyan.
School donates to inclusion charity
A school has donated A 2,150 pounds to a charity helping people of all abilities integrate with the wider community.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Orchestra performs 50th anniversary concert
The audience enjoyed pieces by Brahms and Rachmaninoff as well as soloist David Silkoff in the great hall at Bancroft's School in High Road, Woodford Green.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Pub saved from closure
The Warren Wood pub in Epping New Road, Buckhurst Hill, was threatened with closure after its owner Bramwell Pubs went into administration.
Couple injured by masked car-jackers
Police were called to Broadmead Road in Woodford Green just before midnight last night following reports of a woman screaming.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Clarke tells jury of affair rumours
Former home secretary Charles Clarke has described how he faced false rumours that he was having an affair with his "blonde, attractive" special adviser.
3. Owner of the shop Bababoom in Loughton, Becky Elliott, talks about her new role as chairwoman of the town centre partnership: Do you have something to say about your local community? Want to get something off your chest, or talk about the issues affecting you? Please get in contact.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Anger as man claims ownership of land outside house
The owners of a house in Woodford Green have declared ownership of a plot of land by painting road markings and putting up 'permit holder only' signs.