Did you know that the Council had published a Mayoral booklet? No, we didn’t either but then that’s not unusual. (Many thanks to Marie for bringing this to our attention.)
We were disappointed to find that the Mayoral booklet is not a book about how to be a Mayor (“Don’t convert the grants system into a cash machine for your mates, but if you do don’t get caught” etc.) but is a list of all the mayoral hopefuls!
Yay. Honestly. Yay.
Whatever. You should have had a copy delivered to your home (you will find it on the doormat underneath the ‘Fresh pizza delivered in three days’ leaflet) and you can find out more information about the elections on the Council site here.
If you don’t have a leaflet we have reproduce the info in the booklet for you below. The order is the same as that in the booklet which was decided by ballot apparently.
If you have any queries about voting in Tower Hamlets you can contact the Electoral Services team by calling 020 7364 0872 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
John Biggs – Labour
Dr Anwara Ali MBE – Conservative
Ciaran Jebb – Green
Rabina Khan – People’s Alliance of Tower Hamlets (PATH)
Ohid Ahmed – Aspire
Reporting suspected electoral crimesIf you are aware of any electoral crimes taking place you can report electoral fraud online here online or you can contact the police directly by emailing SETelections@met.police.uk. You can also call 101 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 who will pass the information on to Tower Hamlets Police.
Elaine Bagshaw – Liberal Democrats