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14 November 2018

Newham Council pledges to end violence against women and girls

Residents are being urged to support Newham Council as part of an international campaign led by the United Nations to end violence against women and girls.​​...Read more

14 November 2018

Statement from Newham Council Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz following the announcement of a government U-turn to cut delay to £2 FOBT maximum stake

The reduction will now take effect in April 2019 following MPs rebellion and minister’s resignation.​...Read more

20 October 2018

Message from Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz about Serious Case Review

On Friday the Serious Case Review into the death of Corey Junior Davis was published. The review is available for you to read here.​​​...Read more

13 October 2018

Message from Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz

​“I want to make residents aware of a serious incident which happened outside Forest Gate Youth Zone in Woodgrange Road yesterday evening (Friday 12 October)....Read more

27 July 2018

Joint statement on firearms incident in Newham and Waltham Forest

As you may have seen on the news and social media there was a serious incident which developed across our two boroughs last night, which resulted in ......Read more