Welcome to the Woodford Festival Association website 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 and South Woodford. in the London Borough of Redbridge wards: Bridge, Church End, Monkhams and Roding. The Festival celebrates and showcases the wealth … Continue reading “Woodford Community Festival 2016”
There are four water pumps in the Woodford area. Take a look the next time you are out & about at: Johnston Road, near the Post Office sorting office. High Road, near Churchill Statue. Chigwell Road, near M11bridge. Chigwell Road, near recycling depot. Photos… Woodford Green Amenity Group … Continue reading “Woodford Water Pumps”
The 1929 vintage Copped Hall Rolls Royce once used as a shopping car will be on display at St. Mary’s Church on Saturday 8th October in the morning from 11am – 11.50am and then from 12midday – 1pm at waitrose car park. Shown last year at the Woodford Festival, it was the subject of much … 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”
Heritage museum for London’s Lea Valley. By Lindsay Collier MA. For a number of years now the Lea Valley Corridor has been known as a small area of Britain with a huge industrial past, it is a place here over one hundred industrial firsts have taken place, with half of these being in transportation. This … Continue reading “Lea Valley – Britain’s best kept secret”