Thursday, October 13, 2016

Funding Gap leads to Innovative Solutions by Redbridge Council

With news that London boroughs look set to face a huge £2bn funding gap by 2020, as a result of continuing cuts to local government funding, Redbridge council are taking up the challenge with some innovative new ideas.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

A Ward by any other Name

Barkingside 21 recommends a complete overhaul of the Ward naming convention for Redbridge during latest Ward Boundary Review by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE).

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Time & Motion meets Health & Safety

We all want to get things done quickly and efficiently, but sometimes it doesn’t quite go to plan and when we cut corners it can sometimes lead to dangerous consequences.

Sunday, October 02, 2016

Nature News: Apples and Wild Gardens

Our local Nature Conservation Team report on the current apple season and community orchards plus Wild about Gardens Week.

Friday, September 30, 2016

CPRE Challenge Redbridge Council’s Assault on Green Belt

This morning, Friday 30 September, Oakfield was featured on BBC Radio London with interviews conducted at the site the previous day. This was part of CPRE London’s (Campaign to Protect Rural England) latest media release (below) on the threat to London’s Green Belt across the capital, but specifically here in Redbridge – not just Oakfield but all the other bits of green Redbridge too.