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17 December 2019

Response to Shelter housing report

Newham Council has today responded to a report by housing charity Shelter, which describes Newham as having 1 in 24 people homeless.​​​​...Read more

16 December 2019

Newham proposes multi million pound boost for young people's services as Youth Safety Board publishes first report

The first report of Newham’s Youth Safety Board is published this week, a day before Cabinet sits to consider a budget that has young people at its heart....Read more

13 December 2019

Newham Leisure Centres update

Almost 400 residents have engaged with the consultation into the future of Balaam Leisure Centre in Plaistow which ended last month. Newham Council is...Read more

13 December 2019

Budget proposals are up for discussion

Newham Council’s draft budget proposals for the years 2020/21to 2022/23 will be discussed at a meeting of Cabinet on Tuesday (17 December) which is open...Read more

13 December 2019

Newham schools continue to perform well above national average

Newham schools’ performance in key areas of education has once again placed the borough amongst the top 10 performing local authorities in England – as...Read more