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3 May 2019

Newham Council to save £143m after terminating Lender Option Borrower Option (LOBO) loans with bank

Newham Council has struck a deal with NatWest bank over its Lender Option Borrower Option (LOBO) loans that will save the Council up to £143m, allowing...Read more

18 February 2019

Newham Council agrees budget for 2019/20

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz and Newham Council has tonight (18 February) agreed its budget for 2019/20 that will see £214 million spent on delivering services...Read more

8 February 2019

Newham Council establishes Internal Control Commission

Newham Council has established an Internal Control Commission which will advise the authority on how it can become a beacon of good practice in terms ......Read more

21 January 2019

Newham Council will continue to support over 700 small businesses with business rates relief

Newham Council has agreed to continue providing business rates relief to small businesses in the borough up to 2021.​​...Read more

14 January 2019

Mayor set to announce plans for Internal Control Commission

Mayor of Newham Rokhsana Fiaz and her Cabinet members are intending to set-up an Internal Control Commission which will advise Newham Council on how to...Read more