The power of sport remains unrivalled in its ability to inspire change, improve lives and unite communities.
Councillor Susan Masters, Clare Roche, Head of Fundraising at Richard House and Mayor of Newham, Rokhsana Fiaz.
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.
Newham council is remaining tight-lipped about a reports it is launching a “truth commission” to explore allegations of corruption within its ranks.
Ahead of yesterday’s autumn Budget, the mayor of Newham wrote to the chancellor urging him not to delay changes to Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs).
Jonathan Eldridge is the co-founder of Fossil Free Newham, an environmental action group which is lobbying to stop Newham Council investing in fossil fuels.
I recently attended a meeting organised by members of the Maryland Residents Association to discuss crime in their community, along with Mayor of Newham and local councillors.
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Rose Small, founder of Community Cares at Keir Hardie Methodist Church in Canning Town, speaks about supporting the borough’s young people in schools and the wider community
A new 6.5km cycle route between Stratford and Plaistow has been launched.
Newham councillors have written a letter opposing proposals to turn Canning Town Library into a chicken restaurant.
In September, I was on the parliamentary committee scrutinising the Offensive Weapons Bill.
Companies from across the borough united to celebrate the best in business at the Newham Business Awards.
The most popular names given to baby boys and girls last year in East London suggests that where you live could influence what name you choose for your child.
Newham district coach and Tunmarsh school teacher Terry Bobie Agyekum has started a new football club called Levels FC.
As Mayor of Newham I have pledged to create a cleaner and more attractive borough for us to all enjoy and live in.
This week marked the launch of the East London Fashion District.
Beckton gang member turned church pastor Stephen Lumedo, 23, talks discrimination faced by young people and the need for adequate housing.
Newham mayor Rokhsana Fiaz today (Friday) backed an NHS campaign encouraging people to sign up to the organ donation register, two years after giving away her own bone marrow.
The Premier Handball League opens with a London double-header between two of the best handball teams in the country: Newham-based London GD and Leyton’s Olympia.
Members of the public are being invited to give their views on a regeneration scheme that seeks to unite old and new Stratford.
The mayor of Newham has criticised a government bill which would ban letting fees and cap tenancy deposits in England.
It’s quite odd to move to a home of your own if you’ve been living in accommodation tied to an occupation for years.
Newham Council has appointed an interim chief executive to take on the role for six months.
Have you spent time as an unpaid carer? If you are over the age of 25 and living in Newham, the Working for Carers scheme can help you take the first steps back to employment.
Hanson Fernandes’ journey began in 2015 when he arrived in London from Goa, India.
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