News forMayor


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

8 May 2019

Mayor marks first year in office

Today marks a year since I stepped into office as Mayor of Newham. I wanted to say thank you for giving me and my administration the opportunity to put ......Read more

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

30 April 2019

Newham stands united in solidarity with Sri Lanka and our Sri Lankan community

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz joined a packed congregation at a special interfaith service at St Michael’s Church, East Ham to remember those who lost their lives ......Read more

23 April 2019

Message from Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz on the terror attacks in Sri Lanka

Following news of the devastating terror attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, on behalf of myself and all Newham Councillors and staff, I would like ......Read more