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FREE Summer School in Walthamstow this summer

STORE Projects, Ercol Furniture + Blackhorse Workshop are collaborating to give you an insight into the product design industry, for William Morris Design Line 2021.

This opportunity is for those aged 15 – 18, prioritising those who live / study / play in Wood St or William Morris wards, and attend a state school.

There are still free places, so apply now by emailing and check out @williammorrisdesignline, @storeprojects and @ercol_uk to get an idea of what they do!

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Happy Birthday William Morris!

William Morris picture in a gold frame is having a birthday, with birthday cake, balloons and a party hat.

William Morris was born on 24th March 1834, in Walthamstow. We may not be able to celebrate his birthday this year due to the lockdown, but we would still like to commemorate the English designer, craftsman, poet, and early socialist, whose designs for furniture, fabrics, stained glass, wallpaper, and other decorative arts generated the Arts and Crafts movement in England.  Happy birthday, William. Next year we will celebrate properly.

You can find more about his work here.

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Great Easter Egg Prize Hunt

Join our Egg-citing Easter Egg trail and get a prize!

Remember to register before 31st March 2021 by emailing 

The trail will begin at the Community Garden Opposite the fire station. From there,  you will need to follow the clues to reach the final destination.

When you reach the end of the trail, you need to take a picture and tag us on Instagram @wmbiglocal #easteregghunt, or send it to us via email, and we will deliver an egg-cellent prize to your doorstep. 


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