Newham Foyer

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3696
Question By: 
John Biggs
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What steps do your policies take to help the single mothers displaced by the closure of the Newham Foyer, and who wish to stay in genuinely affordable accommodation in the neighbourhood?

Answer

Answer for Newham Foyer

Answer for Newham Foyer

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The legal duty to assist these households lies not with me, but with Newham Council. I understand that the Council has worked closely with them to secure alternative accommodation and that 29 of 30 have been rehoused.