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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.​

Council and democracy


Mayor of NewhamMayor of Newham

Find out about the role of the Mayor and their biography.

Voting and electionsVoting and elections

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Councillors and committeesCouncillors and committees

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Data protection and freedom of informationData protection and freedom of information

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ConsultationsConsultations

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Young Mayor of NewhamYoung Mayor of Newham

Information about Newham's Young Mayor and Youth Council and how to get involved.