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Connaught Bridge Closure from Monday 1 October for 3 week The Connaught Bridge by London City Airport has closed to vehicle traffic from today for the next three weeks. This is to allow maintenance work to the bridge. The pedestrian walkway beneath the road bridge remains open. While refurbishment work goes on traffic is being diverted via Gallions Roundabout, Woolwich Manor Way, Albert Road, and Connaught Road. Please allow extra time for any journeys in the area.​

Conversation Cafe

People talking

​Engage. Empower. Develop.

Conversation Cafe is a friendly space where individuals can meet to share ideas, learn new skills and find solutions to challenges affecting our community, including:
  • adult education
  • barriers to employment
  • cancer awareness
  • domestic and sexual violence
  • skills development
  • mental health issues including loneliness
  • parenting
  • prenatal and postnatal mental health.

 
 

Upcoming events

Mum2Mum Conversation Café: Pregnancy and Birth in Newham, what are your options?​


Thursday 20 September 2018, 
11am -1pm

C
ustom House and Canning Town Community Neighbourhood Centre  Library
18 Rathbone Market, Barking Road London ,E16 1EH

Newham Maternity Voices Partnership brings together parents, healthcare professionals, and NHS clinical commissioners to work together to improve local maternity services. They will be on hand to discuss the various b
irth options available to you as a Newham resident.

If  you are a new mum and looking to connect with other mums or parents in the community? Mum2Mum is the place to be every Thursday from 11am -13pm.

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Sanctuary Conversation Cafe: How my cake journey started

Thursday 4 October 2018, 10am - 1pm

Custom House and Canning Town Community Neighbourhood Centre and Library,18 Rathbone Market, Barking Road London ,E16 1EH

Booking is essential for this conversation café.

Monthly sessions take place on the first Thursday of every month. A space set up and run by survivors of domestic and sexual violence to share experiences and learn from each other. This month will feature a special guest who has used her experience to start a successful cake business. She has inspired many women in the business and will be on hand to share business tips in the baking industry.

Booking is essential for this conversation café noreen.mukalazi@newham.gov.uk or call mobile: 07814615350

 
 

Conversation Cafe: Health Care in Newham and how you can help improve it

Thursday 11 October, 12 midday - 2pm

Bryant Street Methodist Church, Bryant St, London E15 4RU

Health watch Newnham listens to people’s experiences in services such as GPs, Hospitals, and Clinics in order to obtain positive or negative feedback. With the feedback received they compile a report that is sent to the relevant bodies to review. Health watch Newham will facilitate this conversation café to give you a chance to feedback about your experience with a health service you might have accessed in Newham.

 
 

How to book your place

For more information and to book your place, email Noreen.Mukalazi@newham.gov.uk or call 020 3373 0332/07814 615 350.
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