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3 February 2020

Newham flies the rainbow flag to start LGBT+ History Month

Newham Council celebrated the start of another exciting, inspiring and informative LGBT+ History Month on Saturday 1 February with the raising of the Progress...Read more

31 January 2020

Mayor says EU citizens are welcomed and valued

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz has today (31 January) reassured all European citizens who live and work in Newham that they are welcome here and their presence ......Read more

31 January 2020

New pilot scheme offers more apprenticeship opportunities to Newham residents

Newham Council has partnered with Newham College London to put its community wealth building ambitions into practice and give residents more opportunities ......Read more

29 January 2020

£1.2million funding boost to help rough sleepers following successful bid

Newham Council has been awarded £1.2million to help vulnerable rough sleepers get the support they need to rebuild their lives.  ​...Read more

27 January 2020

Candles lit to remember victims of the Holocaust

Holocaust survivor John Hajdu MBE joined Mayor of Newham Rokhsana Fiaz today (27 January) in a moving ceremony to remember the victims of Nazi persecution...Read more