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7 June 2018

Newham's new Mayor and cabinet tackle careless funding decisions of the old administration

At the first cabinet meeting held by Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz and her new Cabinet on Tuesday 5 June, Rokhsana paid tribute to young Corey Junior Davis who ......Read more

7 June 2018

Mayor of Newham Rokhsana Fiaz slams government over policy failures following Joseph Rowntree Report

The Joseph Rowntree report published on 7 June 2018, highlighted that last year over 1.5 million people went without the bare essentials and were locked ......Read more

25 May 2018

Newham: A blue print for democracy

Mayor of Newham Rokhsana Fiaz has hailed a phenomenal and historic moment for Newham in a speech at the first Annual Council Meeting of her new administration....Read more

24 May 2018

Open for business: Newham Council unveils a new vision for transparent government

Today (Thursday 24 May 2018) Mayor of Newham, Rokhsana Fiaz, will share her vision for a new era of open government at the first new-look Annual Council ......Read more

24 May 2018

Two more cabinet members announced

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz has named two further Cabinet members who will support her in ensuring that residents are at the heart of everything Newham Council ......Read more