Sadly the Woodford Festival 2016 has closed. The 9 day Woodford Festival closed on Sunday 9th October 2016 with a rousing finale: A beautiful End of Festival Celebration Service by the Woodford Wells Ecumenical Church, two Open Studios, Coffee Jazz at Costa Coffee Woodford Bridge, a poetry presentation followed by the Last Night live music … Continue reading “Woodford Festival closes with a party!”
Welcome to the 2016 Woodford Festival Association Website. For the programme, click on EVENTS or choose an EVENT CATEGORY or use the SEARCH box, e.g. “fire” for fire station open day. The 2016 FESTIVAL will take place between Saturday 1st October and Sunday 9th October 2016. The Festival events are held in venues throughout greater Woodford … Continue reading “Woodford Community Festival 2016.”
We are very fortunate to have four water pumps in the Woodford area. Take a look the next time you are out & about at: Johnston Road, near the old Post Office sorting office. High Road, near Churchill Statue. Chigwell Road, near M11bridge. Chigwell Road, near recycling depot. Photos… Woodford Green Amenity Group – pump … Continue reading “Woodford Water Pumps – 4 Pumps”
The 1929 vintage Copped Hall Rolls Royce once used as a shopping car. Shown at the last Woodford Festival in 2014 , it was the subject of much admiration and interest. The car was bought new by the then owner of Copped Hall Mr. Wythes, for his wife to use with a chauffeur, as a … Continue reading “Copped Hall – our nearest stately home vintage Rolls Royce”
St Mary’s is the historic Parish Church of Woodford in North East London. There has been a church on this site since the late 12th century and we continue to seek to live the Christian message at the heart of the local community.
The Origins of The Society John Galey traces the origins of the Woodford Historical Society “Between August 1931 and June 1933. The Woodford Historical Society Anniversary Celebrations On 19th March 2007 we celebrated our Society’s 75th anniversary. We’ve come a long way since the first meeting at the Wilfrid Lawson Temperance Hotel in March 1932, … Continue reading “The Woodford Historical Society”