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16 April 2018

Spring up and get down to Newham ParkLives 2018

Spring is on its way – and now the daffodils are up – it’s time to get out, enjoy the fresh air and catch a little exercise with the launch of ParkLives ......Read more

13 November 2017

Exciting refurbishments for Newham leisure centres

To ensure residents get access to the best facilities to help them stay fit and healthy, Newham Council is spending up to £1.6m to improve two of its leisure...Read more

28 July 2017

Prince Harry visits Newham project tackling holiday hunger and helping get young people active

The session run by Newham Council’s leisure trust activeNewham is part of the national Fit and Fed initiative that will engage 12,000 young people across ......Read more

7 July 2017

London Stadium welcomes Saracens and Harlequins clash

Newham Council and the London Legacy Development Corporation have welcomed today’s (Friday 7 July) announcement that Saracens RFC will host fellow London ......Read more

3 July 2017

British running legend Jo Pavey celebrates ten thousand 'local running heroes' at the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run

Former European 10,000m champion and five-time Olympian Jo Pavey started the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run 10km and Family Run 2km today (Sunday ......Read more