“Behind the wire”: POWs on Wanstead Flats in World War II

POWs Wanstead Flats adj

A talk about the Prisoner of War camps on Wanstead Flats and a look at other uses of the Flats over the past 100 years. The talk will be given by members of the Wanstead Flats History Group, Leyton and Leytonstone Historical Society. Thursday 7th November from 7pm at COFFEE7, 10 Sebert Road, Forest Gate E7 0NQ. Tickets £6-00 (including soft drinks and buffet) from COFFEE7 or write to Mark Gorman, 151 Capel Road, London E7 0JT. Cheques for £6.00 to Mark Gorman. For more details phone Mark on 020 8553 5220 or e-mail lucasgorman@aol.com