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

Editor's welcome: August 2016

It's hard to imagine how historians of the future will reflect on what we currently call the present day. Occasionally, there are high-profile events that give us pause for thought about how they will be viewed in years to come. Whether that be a referendum that changes a country's political landscape or an act of terror that causes far-reaching pain and suffering, it is easy to identify the more obvious topics that will feature in future textbooks. But it is also clear that there will be significant interest in the more subtle events that fill our collective contemporary calendars. We need only look at the modern-day demand for researching family and local history to see that the once seemingly mundane can become objects of fascination and intrigue with the passage of time more.

In pictures: local news and features

August 2016: featured business of the month

Martin & Co Wanstead is locally owned and operated. We offer the power of a national brand combined with a personalised local service. We are the ONLY Award Winning, Dedicated, Lettings agent in Wanstead. This means that we focus solely on lettings not sales! Because Martin & Co are the ...

Tel: 0208 518 8099

Latest additions to the Wanstead Village Directory

S.A.M Therapy

Offering a variety of Sports Therapy treatments fully qualified and insured therapist Sam Jones has recently relocated to the area from Cambridge. Treatments Offered : Injury Assessment and advice Injury management including rehabilitation programmes Sports massage Strapping and taping Postural advice Pre and Post event massage Corporate massage To complement her massage therapy Sam also offers a sensitive massage for new Mum’s to be at a very special time in their life with a prenatal massage and a variety of massages to compliment. Treatments are available at the clinic throughout the week , but home visits are also available upon request.

Local Domestic Cleaners Wanstead

Best-known cleaning company in Wanstead is here to help you with all your cleaning needs. We provide quality and eco-friendly services which are comprehensive and customisable to provide you with the best solutions for your property when it comes to domestic and commercial cleaning. For all our services and a free quote, give us a call now or visit our website.

Prime Enterprise Carpets

Prime Enterprise Carpets supply and install luxury flooring solutions for homeowners and commercial businesses. We specialise in high quality luxury carpets, vinyl, luxury vinyl tiles, laminate flooring, wood flooring and safety flooring. We have local representatives based in Wanstead,Manor Park, Epping, St Albans , Ilford, Stratford, Pimlico, Camden, Website: Currently being refurbished, please call our friendly team who are more than happy to help.

Useful contacts at a glance



Tel: 08457 90 90 90


Citizens Advice Bureau

Tel: 020 8988 9620


Community Legal Advice

Tel: 0845 345 4 345


Alcoholics Anonymous

Tel: 0845 769 7555


National Debtline

Tel: 0808 808 4000


Council & MP

Redbridge Council

Tel: 020 8554 5000


John Cryer MP

Tel: 020 8989 5249



NHS Direct

Tel: 0845 4647


Whipps Cross Hospital

Tel: 020 8539 5522


Emergency Dentist

Tel: 020 8554 9865

Wanstead Pharmacy

Tel: 020 8989 0597


Wanstead Place Clinic

Tel: 020 8926 1450


Wanstead Village
Dental & Health Centre

Tel: 020 8530 2126



Wanstead Leisure Centre

Tel: 020 8989 1172


Sylvestrian Leisure Centre

Tel: 020 8509 6526


Wanstead Library

Tel: 020 8708 7400


Aldersbrook Library

Tel: 020 8496 0006



Goddard Veterinary Group

Tel: 020 8989 7744



Tel: 0300 1234 555



Tel: 01767 693690



Wanstead Police Station

Tel: 0300 123 1212


Wanstead Safer
Neighbourhoods Team

Tel: 020 8721 2796


Snaresbrook Safer
Neighbourhoods Team

Tel: 020 8721 2561



Electricity - Power Loss

Tel: 0800 028 0247

Gas - Emergency

Tel: 0800 111 999

Thames Water

Tel: 0845 9200 800