Jays, Parakeets and Grey Wagtails in Wapping E1W

Spotting birds is mainly about keeping your eyes open and just watching, and if you do…

Wapping Canal clean up this Saturday 3rd January 10 AM

There will be a clean up operation along Wapping Canal area on Saturday 3rd January, meet…

Female kingfisher seen in Wapping – there are two!

At 11.07 AM today a female kingfisher was spotted in addition to the existing male, Kevin.…

Kevin Kingfisher responds to issue of Christmas drones

In a surprise move Kevin the Wapping Kingfisher has been consulted by the Civil Aviation Authority…

“The future of democracy in our borough and across London is at stake.”

The below is an extract from ‘Barnet council and the future of local-government funding’ (Guardian). It…

Tower Hamlets Mayoral election petition case moved to RCJ

The legal challenge to the validity of the Tower Hamlets Mayoral election is to be held…

Shadwell terrorism arrest timely reminder of need for vigilance

Old but interesting news. Last week 43 year old Simon Keeler of Solander Gardens was arrested and…

London Dock Community Fund announced

London Dock has announced a Community Fund for projects in the council wards of St. Katharine’s…

Christmas comes early to Tower Hamlets as DCLG takes control

Today two Commissioners appointed by the Department for Culture and Communities (DCLG) Secretary Eric Pickles have…

The first of many? Tower Hamlets Cabinet Member Shahed Ali arrested

The ever alert Ted Jeory reports that Cllr. Shahed Ali was arrested on 10 December by…