Hundreds have their say on the future of Newham at a series of budget engagement events

Residents have been at the heart of shaping how the Council will spend its 2023/4 budget this year at a series of eight budget events attended by residents, partners and stakeholders. Over 160 people have already taken part in summit sessions with additional meetings taking place with key organisations representing the business, voluntary, community and […]

Mayor launches Borough Cost of Living Crisis Response

Cost of Living Crisis

The Mayor of Newham, Rokhsana Fiaz OBE, launched the Newham¬†Cost of Living Crisis Response¬†at a summit earlier this month, attended by over 150 partners from across the voluntary, community and faith sectors. Sharing new research published into the impact of the Cost of Living emergency on Newham residents, the summit included discussions on the most […]

Royal Docks ExCels as a Living Wage Place

Living Wage Place

ExCeL London becomes Accredited Living Wage Employer Today the Royal Docks receives formal recognition from the Living Wage Foundation for Making a Living Wage Place  Aim of increasing the number of Royal Docks accredited Living Wage Employers by 50% by 2025 Community-led Royal Docks Living Wage Action Group has also signed up London City Airport […]