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August 2017 news


25 August 2017

Pupils beat national average in new GCSEs

​Newham’s schoolchildren have been celebrating their GCSE results after facing tough new examinations. ...Read more

22 August 2017

The stars align in Newham

​This year’s Under the Stars saw almost 40,000 people join together at Central Park for four nights of star-studded musical celebration....Read more

18 August 2017

Mayor of Newham demands East London river crossings must be prioritised

​Following the announcement by the Garden Bridge Trust that their plans for a pedestrian crossing between Temple and the South Bank have been abandoned,...Read more

17 August 2017

Get on your bike!

Newham Council Fly-Tip Task Force officers are keen to give this couple a rude wake up call, after spotting them dumping a bed and base in East Ham....Read more

17 August 2017

Newham outperforms England average with higher A Level grades

​Celebrations are today taking place across Newham after young people at the borough’s schools and colleges received their A-level results....Read more