No District Line this weekend

Transport for London (TfL) have announced that there will be no District Line Service between Upminster and Tower Hill stations this weekend (Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 October 2021). Replacement bus services will be running. For up-to-date travel information visit the TfL Status Updates webpage.

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Happy Hedgehog recycling guide

The Happy Hedgehog Family Ltd, a local company who supply ethical cleaning products, have produced a free One-Stop Recycling Guide. Below, they explain how they came to produce the guide – At the Happy Hedgehog Family, it is our dream to be as waste-free as possible. We

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School Street consultations now open

With reference to our previous post concerning School Streets consultations for three schools in Cranham and Upminster, the consultations are now open until Sunday 07 November 2021. The following links will take you each individual consultation – Hall Mead Academy Engayne Primary School James Ogelthorpe Primary School

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Have your say on BHRUT services

Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust (BHRUT) recently undertook an online survey to understand how people access their care in their hospitals and in the community. They are now holding separate online events for each of the boroughs they cover, to help them understand how

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New School Street consultations announced

Havering Council have announced that they will be holding public consultations on new proposals to introduce School Streets in 14 of the borough’s schools, including Hall Mead Academy, Engayne Primary and James Ogelthorpe Primary in Cranham and Upminster. The schemes propose to close roads in the areas

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Thames Chase Apple Weekend

Thames Chase Forestry Centre in Pike Lane, Upminster are holding their longstanding Apple Weekend from 10am – 4pm on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 October 2021. They will have demonstrations, tastings, talks, performances and activities, and are looking forward to celebrating their historic farm buildings at this

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Christmas Tree Festival

Once again Upminster Methodist Church is preparing for their Christmas Tree Festival and this year it is back in the church. It will be the eleventh year the church has arranged this event – it provides a lovely introduction for all ages to the Christmas season. They

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