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Power cut at Canning Town Library Canning Town Library has been affected by a power cut in the local area and is currently closed - we will extend book return due dates by one week in case you cannot return items at an alternative library.
Essential maintenance this weekend to our Council Tax & Housing Benefit system​Council Tax Account Balances and Housing Benefit information will be unavailable via MyNewham on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November 2017. Customers may find certain online forms will not function during this time. 

Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Monday 27 November 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Help with transport


Taxi-card and dial-a-rideTaxi-card and dial-a-ride

Find out how you can get around if you have difficulty using public transport.

A freedom passFreedom Pass

A Freedom Pass gives older and disabled people free travel on most public transport in London.

Passenger transport

Our vehicles can be hired for a range of journeys, from school runs and school swimming pool visits to field trips and days out.

Help with school travel costs

If your child is in full-time education and is under 18, he or she may qualify for help with the cost of travelling to school.