London Borough of Waltham Forest
The London Borough of Waltham Forest is a London borough in east London.
|London Borough of Waltham Forest|
Shown within Greater London
— Total (2005 est.)
|Ranked 52nd (of 354)|
5,773 / km²
14.8% South Asian
5.3% Mixed Race or Other
|Leadership||Leader (Cllr Clyde Loakes) & Cabinet|
|Mayor||Cllr Liaquat Ali|
|Executive||Labour / Liberal Democrats|
Iain Duncan Smith
Waltham Forest has urban districts in the south with inner-city characteristics, and richer housing development in the north. The north has reservoirs, open spaces, small sections of Epping Forest, parks, and playing fields, which together cover a fifth (20%) of the borough.