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8 March 2019

Inspirational Newham women celebrate International Women’s Day

Newham Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz led a celebration of the contribution made by women in the borough, with a special International Women’s Day breakfast at ......Read more

1 February 2019

Newham becomes first London borough to fly progress rainbow flag to mark LGBT History Month

Newham Council raised new Progress Rainbow flags at its Town Halls in East Ham and Stratford today (Fri 1 Feb) to celebrate February as LGBT History Month....Read more

25 January 2019

Candles tribute remembers victims of the Holocaust

Six candles were lit at Newham Town Hall in East Ham to remember the victims of Nazi persecution and other genocides across the world.​...Read more

17 January 2019

Holocaust survivor to share his experiences

A Holocaust survivor who was sent to five concentration camps as a 12 year old boy will share his experiences as part of Newham Council’s Holocaust Memorial ......Read more

12 November 2018

Newham stands silent at remembrance services across the borough

Newham stood silent this weekend as remembrance services took place across the borough to commemorate those who have lost their lives serving their country....Read more