London Borough of Redbridge

The London Borough of Redbridge is a London borough in East London, England.[2] It is home to Redbridge Institute of Adult Education[3] and Redbridge Football Club. It borders four other London boroughs: Waltham Forest to the west, Newham to the south-west, Barking and Dagenham to the south-east and Havering to the east, as well as the shire county of Essex to the north.

London Borough of Redbridge
Redbridge shown within Greater London
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
RegionLondon
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Historic countyEssex
Created1 April 1965
Admin HQIlford
Government
  TypeLondon borough council
  BodyRedbridge London Borough Council
  LeadershipLeader & Cabinet
Leader, Cllr Jas Athwal
Deputy, Cllr Elaine Norman (Labour)
  MayorRoy Emmett
  London AssemblyKeith Prince (CON) AM for Havering and Redbridge
  MPsJohn Cryer (LAB)
Iain Duncan Smith (CON)
Sam Tarry (LAB)
Wes Streeting (LAB)
Area
  Total21.78 sq mi (56.41 km2)
Area rank257th (of 309)
Population
 (mid-2019 est.)
  Total305,222
  Rank42nd (of 309)
  Density14,000/sq mi (5,400/km2)
  Ethnicity[1]
34.5% White British
1.4% White Irish
0.1% White Gypsy or Irish Traveller
6.6% Other White
1.1% White & Black Caribbean
0.6% White & Black African
1.2% White & Asian
1.2% Other Mixed
16.4% Indian
11.1% Pakistani
5.7% Bangladeshi
1.1% Chinese
7.4% Other Asian
4.4% Black African
3.2% Black Caribbean
1.2% Other Black
0.6% Arab
2.1% Other
Time zoneUTC (GMT)
  Summer (DST)UTC+1 (BST)
Postcodes
E, IG, RM
Area code(s)020
ONS code00BC
GSS codeE09000026
PoliceMetropolitan Police
Websitehttps://www.redbridge.gov.uk/

Its administrative headquarters is at Redbridge Town Hall in Ilford. Wanstead and Woodford are the other principal settlements. The local authority is Redbridge London Borough Council.