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January 2017 news


31 January 2017

MPs back Newham Council campaign to crack down on bookies high stake gambling machines

Newham Council warmly welcomes a Parliamentary report calling on the Government to slash the maximum stake allowed on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals ......Read more

27 January 2017

Holocaust survivor joins Newham residents to remember genocide victims

The victims of the Holocaust and other genocides across the world were remembered at a special event today (Friday 27 January) attended by the Mayor ......Read more

20 January 2017

Mayor joins relatives commemorating Silvertown Explosion centenary at Royal Wharf

Relatives of those who died following a blast at a Silvertown munitions factory were joined by the Mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales, and other guests ......Read more

17 January 2017

Criminal landlord dealt justice in Newham

​Newham Council’s campaign to protect residents from rogue and criminal landlords has scored a significant victory with the second successful prosecution...Read more

17 January 2017

Mayor and Paralympic hero launch free ticket offer

Every school child in Newham will get the chance to go to the World Para Athletics Championships at the London Stadium this summer, thanks to Newham ......Read more