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3 July 2019

Mayor of Newham to meet her pledge to start building 1,000 new homes at social rent with cash boost of 276 million

More than 1,000 new homes at social rent will be built by Newham Council as part of a £276 million cash boost as the local authority makes plans to directly ......Read more

24 June 2019

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Deborah Heenan confirmed as permanent Chief Executive

Mayor of Newham Rokhsana Fiaz has welcomed the permanent appointment of Deborah Heenan ...
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10 May 2019

Mayor of Newham exceeds ambitious housing targets with more than 200 new council homes started in first year

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz has today confirmed that she has exceeded a key housing pledge made last May by starting to build 227 new council homes. ​...Read more

7 March 2019

Castle Point water supply failure

Newham Council apologises to the residents of Castle Point in Plaistow South for the distress and inconvenience caused by the loss of water supply.​...Read more

21 February 2019

Newham families receive visit from Mayor of London following Newham Council’s successful bid of £107 million for affordable housing funding

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan visited Newham today to see the kind of family homes which could be provided as a result of £107 million affordable housing ......Read more