Actress Marlene Sidaway, secretary of Newham Talking Newspaper, talks to the Recorder about the “vibrant, diverse” borough she’s come to call home and how we are all responsible for taking pride in where we live
When Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) was created by the London Borough of Newham in 1992 it was designed as a comprehensive sixth form open to all 16-19 year-olds in Newham in order to increase participation, achievement and progression.
I would like to thank the voters for putting their faith and trust in me and in my vision for our borough, where genuinely affordable housing will be my number one priority, alongside the safety of our young people.
Some clergy colleagues talk about summer Saturday afternoons when they have officiated at four or five weddings, one after the other; I wouldn’t want to get that busy but I’m sorry that I haven’t conducted more weddings because I just love them!
Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.