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A town centre manager has welcomed government measures to boost consumer spending unveiled by chancellor Rishi Sunak.

Punters have welcomed a bar’s reopening following the three month national lockdown.

Pubs can reopen tomorrow after being closed for three months and consumer group Camra, the Campaign for Real Ale, has released an easy to follow guide to help people use and support their local pubs safely over the coming weeks and months.

A walk-through coronavirus testing facility is open in a car park in Hilda Road, East Ham, as part of a UK-wide drive to improve the accessibility of testing.

A blaze at Wanstead Flats broke out one day after firefighters issued a warning about grassfires.

Money from a pot of cash collected from developers is up for grabs for groups making a difference in the community.

Further data from the department of work and pensions (DWP) shows a spike in universal credit claims across both Newham constituencies between April and May.

Businesses can get advice on how to generate high-quality leads without spending more money during a free webinar run by publisher Archant.

Newham has the highest number of furloughed jobs in the capital, figures show.

Boris Johnson has said people should be able to “shop with confidence” when non-essential stores reopen in England.

A brewery owner who volunteers at the Nightingale Hospital has created a beer to help raise money for the NHS.

The Westfield Stratford City branch of Ikea will not be reopening as it does not meet customer need, the retailer has announced.

Anyone with a spare driveway can be earning hard cash from renting it out to motorists looking for parking spaces after lockdown ends with some households in east London making more than £1,600.

The safety of customers and staff is the focus as shopping centres, high streets and retail outlets across Newham prepare to reopen next week.

The Government is encouraging people to stay alert as many take their first steps back to their workplace.

The Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the UK during the coronavirus outbreak.

A bid to restore the oldest non-religious building in Newham has been given the green light.

Almost 40 business premises have been investigated following concerns they were trading unlawfully or not following social distancing rules.

As the UK’s coronavirus cases begin to stabilise, calls for an end to the nation’s strict lockdown rules continue to grow.

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Scammers are targeting businesses across Newham who may be applying for the government’s small business grants programme.

A company in Newham is helping produce protective kit and respirator parts for frontline NHS workers.

A company could be at the forefront of coronavirus diagnosis as it works to develop a home test kit.

Morrisons has announced a 10 per cent discount on shopping for all NHS heroes to support them through the Covid-19 pandemic.


People across the country are being encouraged to enjoy summer safely by following official advice and staying safe.

The NHS Test and Trace service brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to stop the spread of the virus and help us move out of lockdown.

With summer in full swing, make the most of your garden with fun games and activities for all the family.

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