Green campaigners have urged the council to declare a climate emergency.
Council services are getting a £22.1 million boost compared to last year in the proposed 2019/20 budget.
While their botched Brexit deal continues to dominate the news headlines, the government has tried to sneak out a shoddy deal for local councils, in the hope of burying bad news.
Beer flows freely at working men’s clubs now including at East Ham Working Men’s Club which celebrates its 130th anniversary this year. But it wasn’t always like that. The movement’s founder was dead set against booze.
Queen’s Market is up to 40per cent more ethnically integrated than the rest of London, according to a new thesis.
Families living in Silvertown are set to benefit from a new 450-place primary school.
Elderly and disabled people in Newham have seen their freedom passes stop working - weeks before they are actually due to expire.
The council received more than 1,000 complaints about potholes last year, figures have revealed.
When I was elected last May, I made it clear that my priority as set out in my manifesto was to put people at the heart of everything Newham Council does.
A flytip including 20 bags of illegally dumped waste has been caught on CCTV.
The council has pressed the start button on the building of up to 900 homes in a £3.7billion regeneration.
A leisure centre will stay closed until at least March, the council has said.
The council is surveying the public before drawing up plans on streets, transport and parking.
Five thousand schoolchildren are to be offered the chance to watch a Shakespeare play for free.
Newham Council could set up an internal control commission to examine how it can better manage its finances in the wake of an £8.78million overspend in one department.
A temporary homeless shelter set up saw 120 vulnerable people pass through its doors over the festive period.
The deadline to apply for a primary school place for your child is next Tuesday.
Fundraisers from Newham have collected £1,600 for housing charity, The Magpie Project.
Newham Council is considering scrapping the Every Child programme.
When the needles start dropping like rain it’s probably time to think about saying goodbye to the Christmas tree.
Homeless charity Caritas Anchor House has launched a new rough sleeper’s assessment centre in Newham.
Days before Christmas, red tape blocked a severely disabled teenager from the vital care keeping her safe at home.
The Mayor of Newham has given her take on last year’s vast overspend in council repairs, as highlighted by the Recorder. Here, we have published her response in full.
Ex-workers have spoken of a “1970s” working culture at Newham Council’s troubled repairs and maintenance service (RMS) as questions remain over why fraud allegations were not passed on to police.
Unions have noted “a step in the right direction” as it emerged Newham Council employees will see their old statutory pay reinstated.
This is Nicole Schnappauf. She is the curriculum programme manager and teacher of mathematics. Find out her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc.
Meet Ismail as he settles into his first year at college.
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.
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