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Lottery grant worth nearly £100k set to transform Redbridge Museum

Redbridge Museum is set for a major transformation thanks to a grant worth £99,990 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. The award will enable the museum based in Redbridge Central Library to revamp its much-loved permanent exhibition dedicated to celebrating local history. From Ice Age Ilford to suburban Wanstead and Woodford, from historical links with […]


Threatened species and ancient woodland set to thrive at Hainault Forest thanks to National Lottery

The National Lottery Heritage Fund has awarded £4.2 million to Redbridge Council to restore the forest to its former natural and wild state and help threatened species thrive, including eleven species of bat. Among them, the rare Barbastelle bat which was spotted there in 2017, the first time it had been seen in London for […]