“SAVE THE FOREST!” EAST LONDONERS AND EPPING FOREST 1850 – 2012
St John’s Church, Church Lane
7.45pm – 9.45pm / free
Wanstead Flats and Epping Forest have been contested between building developers (who go back a very long way) and open-space campaigners, right down to the police briefing centre controversy in 2012. Mark Gorman, author of ‘Homes for Heroes or Space to Breathe? The Struggle for Wanstead Flats 1946-47’ tells us about his further research.