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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.​

Parks and open spaces


Parks and open spacesParks in Newham

Find out more about Newham's parks and open spaces.

Sports pitches and courtsSports pitches and courts

Book pitches, find a tennis court or table tennis table, join a running or bowls club, use an outdoor gym or book an activity.

WalkingWalking

Health walks and walking groups for all abilities.

AllotmentAllotments

Details about allotment plots and community garden projects.

Wildlife

Find out about our tree-planting campaign, join our wildlife explorer or birdwatch sessions.

The outdoor classroom

Our parks are a great place for youngsters to explore the outdoors while learning about the environment.