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Breaking Barriers - more affordable and social housing

Rahima Khan, Conservative candidate for Mayor of Newham, speaks out about the housing crisis. Rahima says:

Scarcely a day goes by without the news covering the housing crisis and in Newham this has been felt by those who need it most – young families.

Breaking Barriers - tackling crime

Rahima Khan, Conservative candidate for Mayor of Newham, wants to make Newham a safer place to live. Rahima says:

In 2017 Newham was the fourth worst borough in London for crime, with nearly 35,000 reported crimes including over 10,000 cases of assault.

Breaking Barriers - a better bus network

Rahima Khan, Conservative candidate for Mayor of Newham, wants improvements made to Newham's buses. Rahima says:

Our borough has one of the lowest rates of car ownership in the whole country and the vast majority of journeys are made by public transport.

Breaking Barriers - protecting our NHS

Rahima Khan, Conservative candidate for Mayor of Newham, wants to make it easier for everyone to access a General Practitioner. Rahima says: