East London, named as a compromise between East Ham and West Ham. Includes a large area of dockland redevelopment and the Beckton area, as well as the Olympic park. Long-serving Mayor Sir Robin Wales was succeeded by Rokhsana Fiaz in 2018.
East Ham Central has a vacant seat (held by Labour). There is a referendum on 6 May 2021 on whether to switch from directly-elected Mayor to the committee system.
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