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17 January 2020

Up to 66 new council-owned homes and a new nursery planned for Plashet Road site

Up to 66 new council-owned homes and a new nursery are now being planned by Newham Council for the former Upton Community Centre on Plashet Road in Plaistow....Read more

16 January 2020

Mayor Fiaz joined by Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP to launch Community Wealth Building strategy for a fairer Newham

A bold and pioneering approach to drive inclusive growth in Newham that benefits all residents, addresses poverty and tackles inequality was launched ......Read more

16 January 2020

Leading experts speak at Early Years Conference in Newham

Top experts and more than 600 practitioners came together to celebrate children’s learning in the early years at a two-day conference. ​...Read more

13 January 2020

The green, green grass comes home

Fifteen years after Newham Council 'out-sourced' its parks and green spaces service to private contractors, Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz has visited staff to celebrate ......Read more

13 January 2020

2020 to see Mayor of Newham’s ambitious housing programme move at pace

The Mayor of Newham’s promise to deliver more than 1,000 genuinely affordable council homes will gather pace in 2020, as transformation works take place...Read more