Members of the Thames Dragons dragon boat club have taken it upon themselves to clean the water they race in.
The Mayor of Newham has demanded an end to the divisive right to buy policy as new figures reveal former council homes in Newham have been re-sold to the tune of £83million.
Newham Council's children's services have seen a "significant deterioration" over the past five years.
An overhaul of the payroll system at Newham Council's troubled repairs service is under way as it emerges that millions of taxpayers' pounds have been handed out in staff bonuses.
Spending on street lighting by Newham Council has been slashed by more than half-a-million pounds over the last five years, figures reveal.
Newham mums have shared their traumatic experiences at Newham University Hospital's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with Newham Council.
Some Local authorities failing to comply with the law on Freedom of Information have been accused of delaying responses to requests and missing the legal deadline in as many as four in 10 cases.
Some local authorities are failing to comply with the law on Freedom of Information by delaying responses to requests before the legal deadline in as many as four in 10 cases.
The council is warning people against criminals posing as local authority contractors.
The disposal of publicly-owned assets has earned Newham Council more than £185million over the past four years.
The first local count of deaths among the homeless has revealed there were 22 fatalities in the borough.
The Newham Word Festival is set to return to the borough at the end of the month, showcasing artists, authors, poets and illustrators at over 70 events.
We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.
A-level student Noah follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, who led the Independence Motion in Nigeria, as he prepares to study journalism at university
Meet NewVIc alumni Anastasija as she reflects on her journey from sixth form to her first year at university.
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