Monthly Archives: March 2014

Date change for plaza park reopening party: 19 April (not 12)

Well, the best laid plans…

We hear from Waltham Forest Council that the revamped play area may not quite be finished on 12 April after all. So the Wood Street First events committee have bitten the bullet and rearranged the event for the following Saturday, 19 April.Calendar dates 12 Apr crossed out, and 19 April That is all. Everything else is just as we said in our previous post.



Plaza park reopening party on 19 April (not 12)

The good news is that, after a long wait, the refurbished Wood Street Plaza park and play area will be re-opened on Saturday 12th 19th April 2014. Please note the date change!

And the even better news is: Wood Street First’s events committee is organising a party from 12 noon to 3pm to celebrate!

The official ceremonials will be performed by clown, balloonist and magician Uncle Rabbie (star of several recent Wood Street Plaza celebrations). Rabbie will be joined by mascots Minnie & Mickey.

Robbie the clown

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Cultivate WF: a growing festival (and the Wood Street ingredients)

Cover of Cultivate programmeHere is a new Waltham Forest (horti)cultural event for you to check out – from the good people who bring you the E17 Art Trail, amongst others.

Cultivate WF is Waltham Forest’s first urban food growing conference and festival, and runs from 21 to 30 March 2014.

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