Wanstead Park and Flats offer fantastic opportunities for leisure, exercise, and observing wildlife.
The Temple is open every weekend , Saturday & Sunday .
The Epping Forest Act of 1878 appointed the City of London as the Conservator of Epping Forest and its strictures still govern how the Forest is managed .
For details of events and activities in Wanstead Park , Wanstead Flats, and Forest land, look up:
WREN CONSERVATION & WILDLIFE GROUP
Local walks, trips, and practical work in and around Wanstead Park. Newsletter & programme of events.
Contact: Tim Harris: 020 8989 5453 email@example.com
For events and information about local wildlife look up: www.wrengroup.org.uk & www.wansteadwildlife.org.uk
HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY (WOODFORD & DISTRICT)
The Shop is at the end of Northumberland Avenue, past Perry Lodge.
Open Sundays 10-11.45am
(exc. Dec.& Jan. 11-11.45am)
A variety of seeds,tools,bulbs etc for sale at the shop for all your garden and allotment needs
Annual membership: Single: £2.50.
Joint: £4.00. Senior Citizen: £2.00 .
Contact: Pauline East 020 8989 3373
EMPRESS AVENUE ALLOTMENTS
To rent an allotment plot, apply to:
Redbridge Allotments Officer, Mr Keith Kinghorn:
Apply online via the Redbridge website 'www.redbridge.gov.uk
Empress Avenue Allotments Association :
Chairperson: Linda Atkinson 020 8989 3783
Mist on the Plain on Wanstead Park
by Clive Power