Monthly Archives: February 2015

Crossrail is pulling into Forest Gate and Maryland!

Ellie writes… At the end of last year Forest Gate and Maryland received a wonderful early Christmas present. We received confirmation that we had successfully bid for funding from Transport for London (TfL) to transform the areas around Forest Gate, … Continue reading

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Planning consultation

Rachel writes… Newham is currently consulting (actually, approaching the end of a consultation) on the Detailed Sites and Policies Development Plan document. It’s a bit of a mouthful to say, and even more to read! If you look at the … Continue reading

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Lyn Brown MP grills our train provider

Ellie writes… Last year a number of you got in touch following a survey that showed Abellio Greater Anglia were bottom of a train satisfaction survey. Abellio Greater Anglia run the train service from Forest Gate and Maryland stations. Anyone … Continue reading

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Events and more

Rachel writes… A very quick update, with some information about upcoming events: Thursday 19th February from 5:30-7:30 at The Gate Library: Arts Exhibition Launch in partnership with Rosetta Arts. Introductions to artists Tim Timewell and Karen Colley, with refreshments and … Continue reading

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