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Woodbridge High School

Woodbridge High School

Hilton

Local History

James Hilton (9 September 1900 – 20 December 1954) was an English novelist best remembered for several best-sellers, including Lost Horizon and Goodbye, Mr. Chips. He also wrote Hollywood screenplays.

He wrote Lost Horizon and Goodbye, Mr. Chips while living in a house on Oak Hill Gardens, in Woodford Green. The house still stands, with a blue plaque marking Hilton's residence.

House Charity

ELHAP is a magical adventure playground for children with special needs.

Since 1976 ELHAP has supported tens of thousands of disabled children and young people from across North East London and Essex. ELHAP receives over 5,000 visits from disabled children and young people from 6 London Boroughs and the Essex region. ELHAP is a lifeline for so many disabled children.

Website: http://www.elhap.org.uk/