Category Archives: Support


Save Our Stow, the lobby organisation totally committed to bringing back Greyhound Racing to Walthamstow Stadium, the most iconic site in East London, today issue the following statement: In light of the latest press release from London & Quadrant we … Continue reading

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L&Q submit plans & local MP’s ‘deeply angered’

Today, L&Q finally let businessman Nick Budimir and representatives interested in buying the track in to view it. At the same time, L&Q have submitted their plans to develop the site into 479 flats. You can read the whole story … Continue reading

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Boris quizzed over the stadium

Boris Johnson appeared on the Venessa Feltz show today and was quizzed by Ricky Holloway about his alleged support of the housing scheme proposed by L&Q – Boris stated what Ricky put to him, was ‘making [his] blood run cold’ he … Continue reading

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Conservative Group pledge their support

From Andy Hemsted (Cllr) Prospective Parliamentary Candidate, Walthamstow: I would like to make my position and the posistion of the Conservative Group on Waltham Forest Council regarding the Dog Track. We whole heartedly support the campaign to bring dog racing … Continue reading

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Both Labour & Liberal Democrats oppose L&Q’s latest plans

Today both the Labour Group of local Councillors and the Liberal Democrats have issued clear statements about their position on the future of the Stow. Deputy leader of the council, Liberal Democrat John Macklin has supported the campaign from the … Continue reading

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Teddy Sheringham to lead tomorrow’s demo (Sat 16 Jan)

Teddy Sheringham will be leading the demo tomorrow at 11am outside the Holiday Inn hotel in Walthamstow Avenue, Chingford, opposite the Stow, and Neil Gerrard MP and deputy leader John Macklin will also be showing their support to our campaign. If you come … Continue reading

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Join Our New Mailing List

Your help will be needed over the next few months, so that we can update you quickly, we’ve set up a mailing list. We’ll email you with important news and ways that you can help. You will also be able … Continue reading

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Please attend the ‘public consultation’ taking place on Saturday 16th January 2010. The event is taking place at the Holiday Inn Hotel (opposite the Stadium) between 10am and 12pm however we are asking people to try to attend between 11am … Continue reading

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Labour’s Candidate for Walthamstow urges L&Q to negotiate

Labour Party candidate for Walthamstow, Stella Creasy, has written an open letter to urge all parties to negotiate in restoring Walthamstow Stadium. Her letter can be downloaded in full as a PDF here. Stella states: “Regeneration should not only be … Continue reading

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Local paper covers the story

Please add your comments to the story in our local paper.

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