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Connaught Bridge Closure from Monday 1 October for 3 week The Connaught Bridge by London City Airport has closed to vehicle traffic from today for the next three weeks. This is to allow maintenance work to the bridge. The pedestrian walkway beneath the road bridge remains open. While refurbishment work goes on traffic is being diverted via Gallions Roundabout, Woolwich Manor Way, Albert Road, and Connaught Road. Please allow extra time for any journeys in the area.​
Essential maintenance to our Housing Benefit and Council Tax system ​Between 6.30pm Thursday 18 and 8am Friday 19 October 2018 customers may be unable to access Newham eBenefits, to start or submit Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Reduction claims. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Animal welfare


Animal welfareDog microchipping

Find out about dog microchipping and neutering for pets.

Stray animalsStray animals

If your pet is missing or you want to give an animal a home, contact us.

Dangerous dogsDangerous dogs

Some types of dog are banned in the UK.

Dog control ordersDog control orders

Controlling your dog and picking up after it makes Newham's open spaces better for everyone to enjoy.