Directory of businesses, news and events in Wanstead, Snaresbrook and Aldersbrook

Editor's welcome: February 2018

If you drop litter, you are a 'stupid, selfish, thoughtless yob'. So said gallerist and club owner Alex Proud in his column in The Daily Telegraph a few years ago. Proud explained this was his 'knee-jerk reaction to litter', but went on to analyse some litter-related facts and concluded that his gut reaction was correct. Barring an overflowing bin and some litter-spreading gusts of wind, it's hard to imagine any valid reason for unwanted items of packaging to be on the street (not that overflowing bins are acceptable). ...read more.

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February 2018: featured business of the month

No call out charge. All work guaranteed. 24 hour service. Established in Wanstead for over 35 years. First class work at reasonable prices. Free advice and estimates. All types of locks opened. Locks supplied, fitted and repaired.

Tel: 02085306557

Latest additions to the Wanstead Village Directory

Stuart Green Property Solutions

Local Property Maintenance Specialist. Painting & Decorating, Laminate Flooring, Carpentry, Bath & Shower Re-siliconing/Re-masticing, Gutters Cleared & Repaired, Odd Jobs, Call Out Maintenance, Insurance Work, PLI. Estimates are free and you will find me competitively priced

p s gardens ltd

Specialists in Design, build and planting of family gardens. Ponds, Decking, Patios, paths, planting, Lawns,hedges, fencing. From concept through to construction and planting. Association of Professional Landscapers Members and fully qualified and insured to bring you garden to life and let you entertain and enjoy the garden of your dreams. Please contact us for an initial chat and consultation. Wanstead Based for over 15 years.

Capoeira in Redbridge

Capoeira classes for children and adults Capoeira is a Brazilian Artform using elements of martial arts, dance and music. Improve fitness, flexibility, co-ordination, rhythm and strength

Useful contacts at a glance

Advice

Samaritans

Tel: 08457 90 90 90

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Citizens Advice Bureau

Tel: 020 8988 9620

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Community Legal Advice

Tel: 0845 345 4 345

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Alcoholics Anonymous

Tel: 0845 769 7555

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National Debtline

Tel: 0808 808 4000

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Council & MP

Redbridge Council

Tel: 020 8554 5000

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John Cryer MP

Tel: 020 8989 5249

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Health

NHS Direct

Tel: 0845 4647

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Whipps Cross Hospital

Tel: 020 8539 5522

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Emergency Dentist

Tel: 020 8554 9865

Wanstead Pharmacy

Tel: 020 8989 0597

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Wanstead Place Clinic

Tel: 020 8926 1450

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Wanstead Village
Dental & Health Centre

Tel: 020 8530 2126

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Leisure

Wanstead Leisure Centre

Tel: 020 8989 1172

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Sylvestrian Leisure Centre

Tel: 020 8509 6526

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Wanstead Library

Tel: 020 8708 7400

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Aldersbrook Library

Tel: 020 8496 0006

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Pets

Goddard Veterinary Group

Tel: 020 8989 7744

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RSPCA

Tel: 0300 1234 555

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RSPB

Tel: 01767 693690

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Police

Wanstead Police Station

Tel: 0300 123 1212

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Wanstead Safer
Neighbourhoods Team

Tel: 020 8721 2796

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Snaresbrook Safer
Neighbourhoods Team

Tel: 020 8721 2561

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Utilities

Electricity - Power Loss

Tel: 0800 028 0247

Gas - Emergency

Tel: 0800 111 999

Thames Water

Tel: 0845 9200 800

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