We are getting close! The project should be starting this month (November), so our all spanking new signage will be in by Christmas! Things do drag on, but hopefully the approval rating will be worth the wait. Once this is complete we will be looking at phase two, where more […]

Wayfinding latest

How long things take! The hurdles over which we must jump are many, but jumping them we are, and little by little the required authorities are being obtained. There is hope that we will actually see the commencement of the finger posts this year! Once that is completed we can […]


After some years of negotiation, meetings, debate, opinion and discussion the Town Centre Wayfinding Project is close to creation. Model Signage Solutions have created an agreed design, and the Wayfinding committee has agreed locations for some 15 fingerposts, all designed to enhance the visitor experience. This is part of the […]

Wayfinding Project

  On Tuesday 28th March we were hosted by Sean at The Gatehouse Cafe for our most recent B4B4WA (Breakfast for Business for Waltham Abbey). Both he and Jo worked hard to provide the 15 atendees with an excellent and substantail breakfast. There were representatives of local business (shops, factories […]

Business Breakfast

Action or inaction?   Strange how so much ‘goes on’ in Waltham Abbey yet is appears to many that nothing happens. We want to change that, so we’re on a mission! You may have seen on social media sites that I have a desire to have ALL groups, organisations, clubs, committees […]

Moving forward

It is clear that the businesses of Waltham Abbey accept the benefits of working together for a better Town experience. Equally clear is the part that the W.A. Town Partnership can play in that developing experience. There will be new initiatives announced as they are rolled out, some of which were […]

Making it relevant!

  The latest local business gathering! Following the B4B4WA (Breakfast for Business for Waltham Abbey in February, we had our first T4B4WA (Tea for Business for Waltham Abbey!) on 26th April. This took place at 6pm in the newly extended and re-furbished Epping Forest District Museum and was attended by […]

Latest local business gathering!

Every town centre is suffering some sort of retail decline. Every town centre is under pressure from those who work and shop there. Every town centre bemoans the direction in which retail trade is moving. BUT NOT WALTHAM ABBEY! The Waltham Abbey Town Partnership has become the local flagship organisation […]

Waltham Abbey – On The Move

The Museum relaunch has been a great success during the course of the week, they had over 1500 visitors to the museum, who were all enthralled with the transformation of the building and the new offer. Some of you may have seen the musical interpretation of the launch ‘Museum on […]

Museum relaunch

Following the success of our Business breakfast we will be holding an early evening meeting at the Community room in the newly refurbished Epping Forest District Museum, refreshments and networking for FREE for Waltham Abbey Businesses. The event will be on the 26th April at 6pm.