Newham council is remaining tight-lipped about a reports it is launching a “truth commission” to explore allegations of corruption within its ranks.
We can all see striking improvements in the region. Young people growing up can look forward to much better opportunities.
It was disappointing to read a few weeks ago that Sir Robin Wales had been deselected by the Labour Party to stand as mayor for Newham.
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Cutting the maximum stake on the “crack cocaine” of betting machines to £30 or less “will not solve” problem gambling, the Mayor of Newham has said.
MPs Lyn Brown and Stephen Timms have congratulated Councillor Rokhsana Fiaz for her selection as Newham Labour’s next mayoral candidate.
After 16 years in power, Sir Robin Wales’ time as Newham mayor is coming to an end.
Cllr Rokhsana Fiaz has defeated Sir Robin Wales in a Labour vote to become the party’s mayoral candidate.
After 16 years in the post, Sir Robin Wales will not be Newham’s next mayor.
Sir Robin Wales’ council budget for 2018/19 was approved at a full council meeting last night.
Banners of Newham’s mayor, Sir Robin Wales, have mysteriously sprung up around the borough.
People on the lowest incomes could see their council tax halved from 2019 if the proposed budget is approved.
The Mayor of Newham has promised to build record levels of council-owned homes in the borough if he is voted back in the forthcoming local elections.
Voting to choose Labour’s next mayoral candidate in Newham will open on March 1.
There will be an open selection to choose Newham’s next mayor, it has been announced today.
Rumours that Sir Robin Wales will be stepping down as mayor of Newham have been confirmed as false.
Cllr John Whitworth has announced he will no longer be challenging Sir Robin Wales to be Labour’s candidate for the mayoral elections and will instead be supporting Cllr Rokhsana Fiaz’s bid for selection.
The mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales, has told MPs about the “shocking conditions” endured by some Newham tenants.
The mayor of Newham has announced that an “immediate investigation” will be carried out into the eviction of homeless people from the Stratford Centre.
Mayor of Newham Sir Robin Wales has called on Labour party members to vote for an open selection during the trigger ballot process.
Cllr Rokhsana Fiaz has announced she will challenge to be Labour’s candidate for mayor of Newham if party members agree to an open selection.
The mayor of Newham has echoed prime minister Theresa May’s pledge to slash the maximum stake for fixed odds betting terminals.
The re-run of the trigger ballot to decide whether Sir Robin Wales will be automatically selected as Labour’s candidate for mayor in this year’s elections is set to begin next week.
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