Wanstead news roundup, 21.03.11; Expenses, roads, sport

• Former Leyton and Wanstead MP Harry Cohen has lost his appeal against having a £65,000 allowance withdrawn following his involvement in the MPs’ expenses scandal.
• TFL is asking Wanstead residents what it thinks of its Olympic-related road closures programme. All in all, they’re relatively minor, but do affect the A12 and Redbridge roundabout, though not everyone is happy about them.Details here on this PDF. (Thanks to @lucretiaborgia1)
• It feeling like Spring, there are a number of sporting opportunities.

Hi. We’re recruiting Cricket, Hockey & Netball Coaches. Applicants see http://bit.ly/gNMVrK . Pls RT to your followers @wansteadiumless than a minute ago via TweetDeck

I’m looking for someone in Wanstead to play squash with at the leisure centre. Can you help @Wansteadium?less than a minute ago via TweetDeck