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A Quick Overview of Newham
The London Borough of Newham is a London borough formed from the former Essex county boroughs of West Ham and East Ham, within east London. It is 5 miles (8 km) east of the City of London, north of the River Thames.
- Newham was one of the six host boroughs for the 2012 Summer Olympics and contains most of the Olympic Park including the Olympic Stadium.
- According to 2010 estimates, Newham has one of the highest ethnic minority populations of all the districts in the country, with no particular ethnic group dominating.
- The local authority is Newham London Borough Council.