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Waltham Forest

(ˈwɔːlθəm)
n
(Placename) a borough of NE Greater London. Pop: 221 600 (2003 est). Area: 40 sq km (15 sq miles)

Wal′tham For′est

(ˈwɔl təm, -θəm)
n.
a borough of Greater London, England. 214,500.
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As part of waltham forest council s new corporate strategy, creating futures, we want to develop new ways of working as a council and a new relationship with the communities of waltham forest.
Detective Chief Inspector Gordon Henderson is leading the hunt for the attackers who struck on Thursday, first at 6pm in Waltham Forest, East London, and then in nearby Tottenham.
Fiona Bruce and the team visit Waltham Forest Town T Hall in east London tonight, where items include a ring by one of the world's greatest jewellers, a Rolex watch with a connection to Britain's Special Forces, a bust of violin maestro Yehudi Menuhin and an old train ticket.
The car, believed to be a Vauxhall Vectra, had been loaded onto the lorry by Waltham Forest Council's parking contractors NSL after the driver was accused of illegally parking it in Hazelwood Road, Walthamstow.
The pair had challenged the right of Waltham Forest Council to impose on-the-spot fines of PS80 on them under anti-litter byelaws.
ISLAMABAD -- Mayor of Waltham Forest Councillor Richard Sweden has said that Pakistani community in Waltham Forest is making a significant contribution to the diversity and community cohesion.
THE battle to save Walthamstow as a greyhound stadium appears all but over after London Mayor Boris Johnson (right) yesterday declined to intervene in the planning process which has seen Waltham Forest council grant permission for site owners, L&Q, to redevelop it for housing.
The Duke of Edinburgh to a wheelchair user on a visit to Waltham Forest Town Hall in east London.
Then Philip upped he ante - putting the mayor of Waltham Forest sights.
Detective Sergeant Stuart Cheek of Waltham Forest police said the "appalling incident" had left the girl with serious injuries that could scar her for life.
One of these is the Leytonstone Business and Enterprise Specialist School in Waltham Forest, east London, which plans to use its grant to build interest among primary school pupils within their community and to develop the leadership skills.
The young woman from Leytonstone, east London, is a former Waltham Forest Council youth Olympic ambassador.