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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.​

Roads, highways and pavements


Road works signRoad closures and diversions

Road closures, diversions and other disruptions to road traffic.

Yellow skip filled with rubbishSkip permits

Find out when you can put a skip on the road and how to apply for a permit.

Paving slabsPavement problems

Report pavement obstructions and damaged or stolen paving slabs.

Gritting lorryRoad gritting

Our winter road gritting priorities and find out what is happening to your road or regular route.

Line of parked carsAbandoned vehicles

Report abandoned or untaxed vehicles or cars being sold on your street.

House numbersStreet naming and numbering

Get your building or flats renamed or renumbered, get a new street named.