A decision by an NHS approval body about a wonder drug which could save a baby’s life cannot wait any longer, campaigners have said.
The borough’s MP and mayor are due to speak at a rally to mark International Women’s Day.
What would you give up doing if you could? Maybe you’d like to give up work (or school/college)? Or maybe travelling on crowded buses and tube trains? Or the rut you’ve got yourself into in your relationships with other people?
A vigil is set to take place for a Forest Gate baby who is being denied a “wonder drug” that could save her life.
Eight MPs have called on a church leader to axe plans to turn Catholic schools into academies.
Both Newham’s MPs have voted against prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal.
It is a real pleasure to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and the best possible New Year.
The last few days have seen a bumper round of donations for the Christmas Toy Appeal.
As the toy appeal reaches its’ midway point, Newham’s MPs have chipped in with a generous donation.
Newham’s MPs have revealed they both plan to vote against prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal.
Last week, the United Nations came to Newham. They were here to listen to charities and local people give evidence about the effect of record levels of extreme poverty that blight our society.
A decision to turn Canning Town Library into a Nando’s has been deferred.
Newham councillors have written a letter opposing proposals to turn Canning Town Library into a chicken restaurant.
Companies from across the borough united to celebrate the best in business at the Newham Business Awards.
An independent bookshop in Upton Park has called on authors to donate signed copies of their works to help crowdfund its new home.
The borough’s MPs have slammed a proposed shake up of the borough’s constituencies.
The MP for West Ham made an impassioned speech in Parliament about protecting children against gang grooming.
Thousands of people are taking to the streets of London today to protest Donald Trump’s visit to the UK.
Political figures across Newham have backed calls for protests against US President Donald Trump and a far right march.
Lyn Brown, the MP for West Ham, welcomed a new bill on corrosive substances in a debate in Parliament on Wednesday.
Newham University Hospital’s unveiled its new £1m MRI scanner on Friday.
A shocking “drill” video filmed in Forest Gate featuring balaclava-clad youths glorifying gun and knife violence has been viewed more than 2.5million times on YouTube.
MP Lyn Brown has been made a patron of an east London heritage project to celebrate its 20th birthday.
A Plaistow primary school has just finished a week-long celebration of its’ pupils’ diversity.
I am thoroughly delighted to return to the front bench in parliament, doing a job tailor-made for me: Shadow minister for Social Inclusion and Social Mobility.
It’s the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald’s restaurant?
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Meet Ismail as he settles into his first year at college.
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