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  LondonTown.com | London Borough of Newham | London Borough Guide
Newham at its widest point is 6.5 miles by 6.8 miles in length.
Newham is in the heart of London's historic docklands.
With fast rail links to the continent planned for Stratford and London City Airport overlooking the docks, the borough is set to become a hub of the international travel network.
www.londontown.com /LondonStreets/Boro/Newham   (213 words)

  
  London Borough of Newham - Face Recognition   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The system is in addition to Newham's 140 CCTV street cameras and 11 mobile radio linked units that are already in operation.
Newham's other systems, less intrusive to the public, are registered.
Newham Council is one of the "winners" of the 1998 Privacy International Big Brother Awards
www.spy.org.uk /n-mandrake.htm   (381 words)

  
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Attracting good quality investment into the borough, improving the quality of environment and making the borough a place where aspi ring residents wish to stay are all fundamental to Newham\rquote s Vision (1997) and are vital to the regeneration of the borough.
Newham accepts that defining a London-wide need for affordable housing and identifying how this is to be achieved is a legitimate strategic matter.
The borough is thus, deprived of the ability and flexibility to use Housing Corporation grant in the mo st appropriate and effective way.
www.london.gov.uk /london-plan-eip/submissions2003/subs-4b-nonparts/LB-Newham.rtf   (1513 words)

  
  London borough - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Municipal Borough of Acton, Municipal Borough of Ealing
Municipal Borough of Hornsey, Municipal Borough of Tottenham
Municipal Borough of Ilford, Municipal Borough of Wanstead and Woodford
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/London_borough   (648 words)

  
 London Borough of Newham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The London Borough of Newham is a London borough in East London.
The borough was formed in 1 April 1965 by merging the former area of the County Borough of East Ham and the County Borough of West Ham.
The borough is the local authority with the second highest percentage of Muslims in Britain (24.3).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/London_Borough_of_Newham   (954 words)

  
 London - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
London is the largest city in the European Union with an estimated population on 1 January 2005 of 7,421,328 and a metropolitan area population of over 12.5 million.
The coordinates of the centre of London (traditionally considered to be Charing Cross, near the junction of Trafalgar Square, the Strand, Whitehall and the Mall) are approximately 51°30′ N 0°8′ W.
London's two Anglican bishops are the Bishop of London, whose see is London north of the Thames, and whose throne is in London's grandest church, the baroque St Paul's Cathedral (designed by Sir Christopher Wren), and the Bishop of Southwark, who tends to Anglicans south of the river.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/l/o/n/London.html   (6874 words)

  
 Newham London Borough of - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Newham, London Borough of, administrative region, London, England.
Newham was formed by the amalgamation of the County Boroughs of East Ham and West...
The arrival of immigrants has contributed considerably to the variations in population figures, and the capital is the most ethnically diverse region...
uk.encarta.msn.com /Newham_London_Borough_of.html   (126 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/London
In 1965 the London County Council was superseded by the Greater London Council (GLC).
London's two Anglican bishops are the Bishop of London, whose see is London north of the Thames, and whose throne is in London's grandest church, the baroque St.
London was one of the venues for the World Cup in 1966, and the European Football Championship in 1996, and hosted the final of both tournaments.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/London   (8370 words)

  
 Reachlive.net: London Borough of Newham supports modernisation with Microsoft
Mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales, said: "Newham is a great place to live and do business, but we have ambitious plans to build on this, particularly as the Borough is the focal point of the UK’s 2012 Olympic bid.
Newham’s decision to partner with Microsoft follows an extensive platform evaluation at the Borough, in which the merits of, and overall value offered by Microsoft’s software were rigorously assessed by Capgemini.
Beyond the contract signing, Newham and Microsoft announced they will be working jointly on a number of projects which further the use of ICT in improving council services and achieving cost savings and productivity improvements.
www.reachlive.net /article.asp?id=516   (474 words)

  
 About Newham
London is home to the best museums in the world, all of them a short tube ride from Newham.
Three miles from the City of London, in the heart of the East End, the London Borough of Newham sits just north of the River Thames.
Overlooking the Millennium Dome and Greenwich, Newham has the London boroughs of Tower Hamlets, Hackney, Waltham Forest, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham as its neighbours.
www.newham.gov.uk /AboutNewham   (302 words)

  
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Consideration is required as to whether an application is to be made to the DTLR for Newham to have pilot status to undertake an electoral pilot throughout the Borough for the 2002 Local Government Elections.
Newham’s proposals allow for increased access to voting and could speed up the counting procedures depending on the size of pilot, the nature of the election and the method of pilot employed.
Newham has over 15,000 permanent postal voters when the Register of Electors was last published on 1st September 2001 which represents over 9% of the electorate.
apps.newham.gov.uk /eminutes/new/Cabinet/070102/Reports/CC150.doc   (6406 words)

  
 Newham Recorder
THE Newham Recorder was formed back in 1968, three years after the old County Boroughs of East Ham and West Ham were brought together to form the London Borough of Newham.
The borough stood firm with the rest of East London, the rest of London, and vowed to work together in peace and harmony and not to be beaten.
Newham is a place to live and work and to be proud of.
www.newhamrecorder.co.uk /aboutus   (1255 words)

  
 London council ditches Linux plans - ZDNet UK News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
London's Newham Borough Council has ditched plans to move to an open source environment and will instead concentrate on negotiating a new deal with Microsoft that could act as a model for other public sector bodies.
Richard Steel, head of ICT at Newham, told silicon.com that while the council will continue to monitor open source, the time is not right for such a switch given Newham's complex IT environment.
Newham currently has around 5,000 desktops running various operating systems and different versions of Microsoft Office but will be looking to standardise on Windows XP if negotiations with Microsoft go well.
news.zdnet.co.uk /software/linuxunix/0,39020390,39118909,00.htm   (660 words)

  
 LDDC Monograph - Attracting investment Creating value
The London Docks were filled in and, while a few Victorian warehouses were converted into apartments, the local authorities were at best ambivalent about their future and many were destroyed.
London Bridge City (left) is a massive office and mixed use development, financed by the Kuwait Investment Office, developed by St Martin's Property Company and recently acquired by the DePfa Bank and Capital and Income Group.
London First Centre, the inward investment agency for the capital, was set up as a result, funded substantially by the three authorities, the City Corporation, Westminster City Council and the LDDC.
www.lddc-history.org.uk /property   (13735 words)

  
 London Borough Newham - December 2000 - Report by the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate
The review concluded that Newham’s performance was in the bottom half of Audit Commission (AC) tables in terms of the costs and speed of processing claims to HB and CTB.
Newham does not issue regular reminders to claimants or undertake checks during the lifetime of a claim.
Newham needs to focus its efforts in this area by checking on claimants’ continuing entitlement throughout the lifetime of the claim and reminding landlords of their responsibility to report changes in tenants’ circumstances.
www.bfi.gov.uk /reports/newham/summary   (2497 words)

  
 London Parade
It promotes London as a wonderfully diverse and multicultural society, raises substantial funds for charity and also enhances the parade content.
The inspiring market is held on the banks of the river Wandle, which is home to London's only working waterwheel, the Medieval Colour House and a host of pretty stalls that are carrying on the traditions of the William Morris's Arts and Craft movement that flourished there.
The peacetime celebrations are brought to life, on this 60th anniversary of WWII, with a recreation of a buzzing dance hall complete with jitterbuggers from the London Swing Dance Society and a sing-a-longa Vera Lynn medley with compliments of the Sylvia Young Theatre School.
www.londonparade.co.uk /history/lh_letshelp.asp   (694 words)

  
 London Borough of Newham
Newham now operates a green garden waste collection to all homes in the borough.
Newham has a network of over 108 recycling sites across the borough, where residents can bring glass bottles and jars, mixed cans, paper, plastic bottles, shoes, textiles (not accepted at all sites) and tetrapacks.
Newham will collect white goods and furniture from residents’ homes, to arrange a collection please call 020 8430 2000.
www.capitalwastefacts.com /LondonFacts/NewAuthorityFactFiles/LondonBoroughofNewham/tabid/127/Default.aspx   (687 words)

  
 The Court Service - Judgments - Queen's Bench Division - THE QUEEN -and- LONDON BOROUGH of NEWHAM
They said he should be accommodated within Newham, since he had a support network, his mother lived in the borough, he would be close enough to his GP, and he was due to attend an outpatients’ clinic for his mental state, presumably at the East Ham Memorial Hospital.
They started their letter by explaining that Mr Lumley had taken Newham’s medical questionnaire to his GP that morning, but had found that he was on leave, so that he would be unable to see him until 4th October.
It is into this case that Newham, now in the person of Mr Clark, is under a duty to inquire, and in my judgment Mr Clark was clearly wrong when he refused to continue Mr Lumley’s temporary accommodation before those inquiries were properly and lawfully complete.
www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk /judgmentsfiles/j991/newham_280100.htm   (6445 words)

  
 Newham: Ethnicity profile
Newham is London's second-most ethnically diverse borough, according to the Office for National Statistics' 'league table'.
In some parts of the borough, people from this group comprise up to 28% of the local population, although overall there are three times fewer Bangladeshis here than in Tower Hamlets.
Newham's proportion of fl residents is one of the highest of all London boroughs, at almost 22%.
www.cre.gov.uk /diversity/map/london/newham.html   (410 words)

  
 :: Newham – Focus On Newham ::
Focus on Newham 2005, local people and local conditions, is the third edition of a regular publication which brings together a wide variety of data and statistical information to provide a comprehensive picture of Newham from one source.
Newham has one of the most culturally diverse populations in the country with a much younger age profile than nationally.
Focus on Newham explores relationships between different themes and attempts to bring together an overall understanding of the issues that affect Newham.
www.newham.info /research/focus_newham_2005.htm   (226 words)

  
 London Borough of Newham
Newham is a council that has made impressive progress very fast from a low base.
Five years ago, it made a conscious break with its fraught history and poor reputation for service delivery and set about transforming itself into a well-managed, efficient organisation that could be proud of an array of good and improving services.
Given the complex nature of communities and challenges in the Borough it will be difficult to sustain the pace of change already set over the last few years.
www.idea.gov.uk /idk/core/page.do?pageId=1702110   (520 words)

  
 Newham Home
Representatives of Newham Council will attend Remembrance Sunday services on November 11 in honour of those who have died in conflict.
Prime Minister drops in to new children's centre
People in Newham are being given an opportunity to have their say about how they want to see police tackle crime.
www.newham.gov.uk   (85 words)

  
 BBC - h2g2 - London Borough of Newham
The city of London (England, UK) is split up into a number of 'Boroughs' each of which have their own council and services and other stuff.
Newham is popular for its food and markets, as you can eat traditional jellied eels, south indian + sri lanken food (very nice), curries, and plenty of other varied cuisines.
Newham isn't exactly a tourist hotspot, but there are plenty of things to do there.
www.bbc.co.uk /dna/h2g2/A324758   (589 words)

  
 Newham Issues Forum - Discuss community issues, local council,   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In February of 2005, the local E-Democracy.Org steering committee in Newham, UK will be launching the Newham Issues Forum.
The Newham E-Democracy Steering Committee, with representatives from the community and voluntary sector, government, media, civic organizations, and new media efforts, started work in December 2004.
As a pilot initiated by the ODPM-funded UK Local E-democracy National Project, this forum is designed to be cooperative with the local council and government institutions.
www.e-democracy.org /newham   (261 words)

  
 London E12 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
E12 is the postcode for Manor Park in the London Borough of Newham.
A small part to the north between Wanstead Park and Wanstead Flats is in the London Borough of Redbridge.
The post town for this postcode is LONDON.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/London_E12   (72 words)

  
 London Borough of Newham - Communities and Local Government
The area known as ‘The Royals’ lies in the London Borough of Newham.
London City Airport is expanding, serving Canary Wharf, the City and London business community; it is a leading private sector employer in Newham with about 1200 employees.
The University of East London (UEL) is completing a major expansion of its campus at the eastern end of the Royals, specialising in business technologies and media related courses.
www.communities.gov.uk /index.asp?id=1170117   (298 words)

  
 :: Newham – Newham Household Panel Survey ::
The Newham Household Panel Survey has been set up by the London Borough of Newham to understand the changing social and economic circumstances of people from the diverse communities in Newham.
The project is managed by the Corporate Research Unit based in Newham council and is currently funded to continue up to 5 Waves (years).
These are widely distributed within the council and partner agencies in Newham and to external bodies outside of Newham.
www.newham.info /research/NHPS.htm   (589 words)

  
 Alimak Hek - London Borough of Newham, London
At the beginning of 2002, Alimak Hek Ltd were invited by the London Borough of Newham to design a  unique, but adaptable, external lift system to provide access for its tenants, whilst the buildings existing lift system was refurbished.
During the design process, several important factors had to be taken into consideration and numerous obstacles relating to fire and health and safety regulations, existing ground service, and the building design itself had to be overcome.
Alimak Hek Ltd worked in conjuction with Newham Council, Sematic UK and the ALIMAK manufacturing plant in Sweden, to ensure that the lift package was designed efficiently, and met the various requirements needed for such a unique project.
www.alimakhek.com /opencms/en_GB/references/other_industry/temporary_lifts/Newham   (346 words)

  
 eGov monitor |
The report details the results of a two-year assessment of Newham's cultural and sporting programmes and their significant contribution to Government targets to address youth offending, improve health, educational attainment and increasing community cohesion.
Newham’s Mayor Sir Robin Wales said: “The event has expanded and evolved every year to be more inclusive and to reflect Newham’s diverse community.
What sets Newham apart is the borough’s unique approach to assessing the impact of such events on Governmental key targets – as demonstrated by Newham gaining IDeA Beacon Status in the theme of Culture and Sport for Hard to Reach Groups.
www.egovmonitor.com /node/7526   (356 words)

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