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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.​

Get involved in our events

From sharing our events on social media to volunteering to take part, there are a number of ways you can get involved in our events.

Social media

Have you liked us on Facebook yet? Well, what are you waiting for? You can receive updates on all our summer events and you will be the first to know about our exclusive competitions with chances to win some fantastic prizes later in the year.
Share our programme of events with your friends and family, and get them involved now so nobody has to miss out this summer.


Volunteering is a fantastic way to meet new people, learn new skills and gain valuable lifetime experiences. What better way to experience this year’s summer events? You can sign up on your own, with a group of friends or with a family member.
For further information visit the activeNewham website.

Press and media

For press and media enquiries, email the media team at
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