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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh visits SS Robin

Posted at 9:12am 6th June, 2013

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh visits SS Robin

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh visited the world’s oldest complete steamship on June 5th, forty years after he started the campaign to save her for the nation.  Prince Philip unveiled a plaque to inaugurate SS Robin’s new permanent home in Royal Victoria Dock, Newham, just a mile from her original birthplace on the River Lea where she was built at the famous Thames Ironworks Shipyard in 1890.

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Water City Festival Orchestra celebrates East London’s past, present, and future giving an inside view on Olympic Legacy with a show at the iconic People’s Palace.

Posted at 5:01pm 22nd January, 2013

A 100-piece orchestra takes to the stage at Queen Mary, University of London’s People’s Palace on Sunday evening, 3rd February, for a concert celebrating East London’s past, present, and future.

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Quad unveiled at Sutton Centre site

Posted at 4:10pm 30th October, 2012

Quad unveiled at Sutton Centre site

Andrew was delighted to help formally open the Sutton Centre Quad and the see how the efforts of the AMP team have paid off over the last year. Local reporter Nick Brimacombe covered the opening - read his article here.

Andrew made a Freeman of London!

Posted at 1:01pm 11th October, 2012

Andrew is thrilled and honoured to become a Freeman of London.

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Andrew Lansley MP talks at the Bromley-by-Bow Centre

Posted at 2:53pm 15th July, 2010

Andrew Lansley MP talks at the Bromley-by-Bow Centre

On the June 8th the MP Andrew Lansley, Secretary of State for Health, came to the Bromley-by-Bow Centre to announce his ambition to make the NHS a truly patient-centred service.

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Long Live the Lords!

Posted at 11:38am 25th June, 2010

Long Live the Lords

The House of Lords is like a living, breathing newspaper – its collective mind is a mine of information. In my experience, though, the calibre of its content is far higher than you will find in any broadsheet.

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Political Parties recognise Andrew’s work

Posted at 11:38am 25th June, 2010

Political Parties recognise Andrew's work

Last Thursday the Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, and his wife Sarah honoured the Bromley-by-Bow Centre with a visit. It was an unexpected visit that very few staff knew about until the car pulled up outside the health centre gates!

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Andrew, speaking in a debate on the size of the House of Lords, emphasises the importance of having the right people

19 December 2017

"What we must all focus on and protect is the calibre and experience of those people who are called to sit in this Chamber .... your Lordships’ House is not centrally about numbers but about people."

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