News published March 2021
Egg-citing events go online for Easter
Havering Council’s helping residents to celebrate another cracking Easter with a series of online events.
New rapid testing site for Romford workers
A new rapid community testing site opened in the heart of Romford yesterday (Monday 22 March 2021), offering rapid Covid 19 testing for anybody without symptoms.
Havering Council remembers first coronavirus lockdown
Havering Council is marking the first anniversary of the Covid 19 pandemic and first national lockdown in England.
Havering Helps: One Year On
Havering Council’s Emergency Assistance Scheme, run by the charity DABD, on the Council’s behalf, has given over £500,000 in grants to local people since the pandemic began in March 2020.
Leader pays tribute to pandemic volunteers one year on
Councillor Damian White, Leader of Havering Council, has paid tribute to the role of volunteers to support our most vulnerable residents.
Council-funded police officers make over 200 arrests in first year of action
A team of council-funded police officers have arrested over 200 people and seized over £1.8 million of stolen vehicles during their first year in action.
Havering Council to provide school meals funding support for Easter holidays
Havering Council will continue to fund the School Meal Holiday Scheme for those most in need during the 2021 Easter holidays.
Council passes Havering budget plans for 2021/22
Havering Council has agreed a budget that ensures residents continue to receive the everyday services they value and rely on.
New rapid community testing site goes live in Rainham
Havering Council has opened a new community testing site in Rainham today (4 March 2021), offering rapid lateral flow tests (LFTs) for people who do not have symptoms.
Man fined for breaking planning rules
A man who failed to comply with the conditions set out in the planning permission for a local construction project has been successfully prosecuted at Barkingside Magistrates' Court (23 February 2021).