Tim Aldridge

  • A creative vision for Newham

    20 April 2021

    There is now greater optimism that Newham LBC is reaching a tipping point in its improvement journey, says Tim Aldridge. The ambition is for the council to become a nationally recognised example of best practice by 2023.


  • Reasons to be hopeful

    17 February 2021

    Newham LBC’s children’s services is rising to the demands of the third lockdown, while continuing to respond to the challenges that already existed in the London borough, says Tim Aldridge.


  • Rising to the back-to-school challenge

    14 September 2020

    Newham is anticipating an increase in demand for services as schools return, says Tim Aldridge, and COVID-19 has thrown a spotlight on existing inequalities.


  • Playing our part to support the most vulnerable

    13 May 2020

    Tim Aldridge outlines how his team in Newham has responded to the challenge of working during the pandemic, and says adversity has sparked innovation, resilience, collaboration and creativity.