Results tagged “stephen timms”
Europe's only indoor Asian shopping mall will arrive in Newham next season in a move hailed as a "major boost" by the area's MP.
It's received a thumbs-up in a public consultation and London's business community is desperately pleading for it to become a reality.
Docklands MP Stephen Timms today welcomed a decision by Ofcom to introduce 4G services ahead of an auction of the airwaves next year.
The watchdog has allowed T-Mobile and Orange to use some of their existing spectrum for superfast mobile broadband services - a decision that will spur economic growth, says the East Ham MP and shadow minister for employment.
In the busy Kitchen Table Cafe on the Barking Road sits a man tapping away on his iPad.
This is Stephen Timms and the handheld gadget, a present from the British Computer Society after he was stabbed last year, has already made headlines when the Labour MP for East Ham was one of the very first to use the technology in the House of Commons.
A campaign to encourage young people to get involved in sports rather than knife crime will see stabbed MP Stephen Timms take on a police basketball team on Friday (May 20).
Mr Timms who was knifed in his constituency surgery is taking part in Carry A Basketball, Not A Blade, an annual tournament organised by the Newham All Star Sports Accademy.