Monthly Archives: December 2013

Start thinking of funding ideas – and have a fine festive season!

Advance notice: Wood Street First is planning to invite applications for its third round of funding early in the New Year. So put your thinking cap on now.

The deadline for applications is likely to be early February. More details, including how to apply, will be announced in a future post.

And – have a baa-rilliant festive season!

Festive sheep



Last Saturday’s festive event: thoughts and photos

Some highlights – and some visual memories – from last Saturday’s event on the Wood Street Plaza, which was part of the first national Small Business Saturday.

Hundreds of people of all ages and cultures – perhaps over a thousand in total – came along to enjoy the stalls, entertainment and free food and drink. Many called in from Wood Street and around, but some had come from as far afield as Broxbourne and Loughton. Apparently our event was the most popular of the eight running across the borough. Santa was so busy he had to call for some extra presents!

Plaza scene

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