Monthly Archives: November 2015

  • In the news…

    Posted on November 28, 2015 by admin in News.

    The following article appeared in the Epping Forest Guardian this week. The article highlights the importance of the public meeting that is due to take place at the Town Hall on 1 December from 7.30pm.  This meeting has been organised by the Council and we are expecting the Foundation Trustees to attend and explain their […]

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  • Sign the online petition

    Posted on November 28, 2015 by admin in News.

    An online petition has been set up by local residents asking the Foundation Trustees to reconsider their plans and to have a full and transparent consultation process to protect the heritage of the Royal Gunpowder Mills site. If you do not support the PGL development, please add your name. https://www.gopetition.com/petitions/save-the-royal-gunpowder-mills/signatures.html    

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  • PGL centre to open in 2016

    Posted on November 27, 2015 by admin in News.

    An article has appeared on schooltravelorganiser.com’s website claiming that the PGL development is going ahead and that it will open for business in May 2016.  This is extremely surprising especially when the plans have not yet been submitted to the Council for approval. Andrew Coates from the Royal Gunpowder Mills is quoted as saying that […]

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  • Public Meeting

    Posted on November 18, 2015 by admin in News.

    A public meeting will be held in Waltham Abbey Town Hall on 1 December from 19.30-21.30. This meeting gives residents, volunteers and friends of the Mills the opportunity to find out more about the proposed PGL development on the Royal Gunpowder Mills site and the potential loss of the town’s No. 1 attraction.  It is […]

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  • The Mills to feature on BBC Radio London

    Posted on November 2, 2015 by admin in News.

    Waltham Abbey and the Royal Gunpowder Mills will feature on the Robert Elms show tomorrow (Tuesday 3 November) at 12 noon. Chris Sumner from the Waltham Abbey Historical Society will be talking about the history of the town and John Bowles, Chairman of the RGM Operating Company, will speak about the history of The Mills. […]

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