Enjoy a free festive feast

21 September 2018
Christmas Dinners

Waltham Forest Council is once again hosting three Christmas lunches and one dinner in Chingford, Leyton and Walthamstow for residents aged 65 and over.

Following the success of previous year’s events, places will be now be allocated through a random ballot system to ensure every applicant receives a fair opportunity to attend. Guests will be treated to a tasty Christmas meal and festive entertainment, along with the chance to catch up with friends and neighbours and the opportunity to meet new people.

As always there will be three Christmas lunches and one dinner, taking place in Chingford, Leyton and Walthamstow.

The online ballot for this year's Christmas dinners is now closed. All those that have been selected to attend will be notified by Monday 12 November.

The events take place on the following days:

Monday 10 December 2018: Chingford
12-2.30pm
Chingford Assembly Hall, The Green, Station Road, E4 7EN.

Tuesday 11 December 2018: Walthamstow
12-2.30pm (lunch) and 6-8.30pm (dinner)
Waltham Forest Assembly Hall, Forest Road, E17 6HE)

Wednesday 12 December 2018: Leyton
12-2.30pm
Leyton Orient FC, Match room Stadium, Brisbane Road, E10 5NF

If you have a query about the Christmas dinners please call 0203 468 7901 and leave a message. A member of the team will get back to you. (Please dial the full number).

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If you are struggling to fill the form out, you can pop down to your local library where you can use a computer and get help with this or you can phone 0203 468 7901 between 24 and 25 October from 11am-1pm, only. Please do not call outside of these dates and times as the phones are not monitored.