During the Second World War the British government initiated an extensive anti-gossip campaign with the most memorable posters, designed by Fougasse, showing caricature figures of Hitler and Goehring listening in to people giving away secrets whilst chatting in public places.
This week’s Q&A is with Arfan Akram, who has played cricket for Wanstead Cricket club for more than 23 years, and his dad, Mohammed, is close friends with the newly elected prime minister of Pakistan, and world famous cricketer Imran Khan.
We’ve taken some stick for our reporting of the collision at Old Street roundabout that left a woman fighting for her life, and while I normally assume readers don’t care about the actual day-to-day of our jobs I’m curious as to what everyone else thinks we should have done.
Lea Valley Heritage Alliance (LVHA) is a local organisation that upholds the industrial heritage of our area, promotes local sites such as museums and living history projects, and champions business investment in the Lea Valley.
Ilford singer Kal Lavelle who has supported acts like Ed Sheeran and Bastille has just launched her first album For The Loved and Lost which in the first week charted in the top 50 albums on Itunes. Here she shares her thoughts on the borough.
Redbridge Estate agents Sandra Davidson’s hassle-free service guarantees rental income for your property, whether it is occupied or not. Here they share details of the Guaranteed Rent Scheme and how it can help you avoid the regular stresses associated with managing a let.