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Not to be confused with Directly elected mayor of Newham.

The Mayor of Newham was a position first established in 1965 with the creation of the London Borough of Newham. It replaced the mayors of East Ham and West Ham. A directly elected mayor of Newham was established in 2002 and the position was renamed as the civic ambassador. The office of Civic Ambassador was discontinued in 2009.

Mayors[]

  • 1965 Terence Charles McMillan - has a stadium named after him [2]
  • 1966 Alice Emma Gannon
  • 1967 Arthur Frank George Edwards
  • 1968 Abraham Wolffe
  • 1969 Leonard John Simons
  • 1970 Michael Davidson
  • 1971 Edward Sylvester Charles Kebbell
  • 1972 James Christopher Carter
  • 1973 Joseph Charles Taylor
  • 1974 Harry Bauckham [3]
  • 1975 Louis Arthur Wood
  • 1976 Herbert Albert Taylor
  • 1977 Constance Louise Bock
  • 1978 Harold Edward Fitzsimons
  • 1979 Marjorie Edith Helps [4], [5]
  • 1980 Edward Daly
  • 1981 Stanley Hopwood
  • 1982 Julia Caroline Isabelle Garfield
  • 1983 Herbert Thomas Philpott
  • 1984 Charles Albert Flemwell [6]
  • 1985 Thomas Nolan
  • 1986 John Richard Clow
  • 1987 Fredrick Ernest York [7] and others
  • 1988 James George Newstead
  • 1989 Raymond Massey
  • 1990 Sarah Louise Murray
  • 1991 Amarjit Singh [8]
  • 1992 William Chapman [9]
  • 1993 Sarah Jean Reeves
  • 1994 Maureen Knight
  • 1995 William Henry Brown
  • 1996 Shama Ahmed [10]
  • 1997 Victor Francis Turner [11], [12]
  • 1998 Abdul Karim Sheikh
  • 1999 Riaz Ahmed Mirza
  • 2000 Bryan Collier [13]
  • 2001 Sukhdev Singh Marway [14]

Civic Ambassador[]

  • 2002-03 Marie Collier
  • 2003-04 Joy Laguda [15]
  • 2004-05 Patricia Holland
  • 2005-06 Maureen Jonesv [16]
  • 2006-07 Pearson Shillingford [17] and [18]
  • 2007-08 Omana Gangadharan [19]
  • 2008-09 Akbar Chaudhary
  • 2009 Office discontinued

Chair of Council[]

Although the office of civic ambassador no longer exists, the council elects a chair at its annual meeting

  • 2009-10: Amarjit Singh (first term)
  • 2010-11: Amarjit Singh (second term)
  • 2011-12: Amarjit Singh (third term)
  • 2012-13: Amarjit Singh (fourth term)
  • 2013-14: Amarjit Singh (fifth term)
  • 2014-15: Joy Laguda MBE (first term)
  • 2015-16: Joy Laguda MBE (second term)
  • 2016-17: Joy Laguda MBE (third term)
  • 2017-18: Joy Laguda MBE (fourth term)
  • 2018-19: Joy Laguda MBE (fifth term)
  • 2019-21: Joy Laguda MBE (sixth term)
  • 2021-22: Winston Vaughan

Directly elected mayor of Newham[]

Lists of London Mayors
Lord Mayors of London Mayors of London
Mayors of Metropolitan Boroughs 1900-1965

Battersea
Bermondsey
Bethnal Green
Camberwell
Chelsea
Deptford
Finsbury

Fulham
Greenwich
Hackney
Hammersmith
Hampstead
Holborn
Islington

Kensington
Lambeth
Lewisham
Paddington
Poplar
St. Marylebone
St. Pancras
Shoreditch
Southwark
Stepney
Stoke Newington
Wandsworth
Westminster
Woolwich
Mayors of Municipal and County Boroughs before 1965
Acton

Barking
Barnes
Beckenham
Beddington and Wallington
Bexley
Brentford and Chiswick
Bromley
Chingford
Croydon

Dagenham
Ealing
East Ham
Edmonton
Enfield
Erith
Finchley
Harrow
Hendon
Heston and Isleworth
Hornsey
Ilford
Kingston-upon-Thames
Leyton
Malden and Coombe
Mitcham
Richmond
Romford
Southall
Southgate
Surbiton
Sutton and Cheam
Tottenham
Twickenham
Uxbridge
Walthamstow
Wanstead and Woodford
Wembley
West Ham
Willesden
Wimbledon
Wood Green

Mayors of London Boroughs from 1965
Barking and Dagenham
Barnet
Bexley
Brent
Bromley
Camden
Croydon
Ealing
Enfield
Greenwich
Hackney
Hammersmith and Fulham
Haringey
Harrow
Havering
Hillingdon
Hounslow
Islington
Kensington and Chelsea
Kingston upon Thames
Lambeth
Lewisham
Merton
Newham
Redbridge
Richmond upon Thames
Southwark
Sutton
Tower Hamlets
Waltham Forest
Wandsworth
Westminster
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