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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.​

Environmental health


Pest controlPest control

Pests can spread diseases and damage property. Our Pest Control Service helps residents, landlords and businesses in the borough.

Food production: hygieneFood production: hygiene

Information on ways to handle, prepare, store and cook food for homes and businesses.

Food safety inspectionsFood safety inspections

Find information on how we make sure businesses follow food safety laws.

Food business registration

If you wish to run a food business, you must register it with us. You can do this online for free.

Food poisoning

Report cases of food poisoning or poor food hygiene.