Tower Hamlets council key roles and committee appointments announced (yawn)

The new Labour administration of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets has confirmed the names of…

Met Police firearms team SCO 19 presentation Idea Store Whitechapel

The Metropolitan Police SCO 19 Firearms team will be giving at presentation about their work at…

Man with knife threatens passers-by in Watney Market, Shadwell – video

Video footage has emerged on social media of a man threatening passers-by with a knife in…

SRA allowance increases for new Tower Hamlets council voted through

Last night the newly re-elected Labour administration of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets voted for…

£63,000 financial irregularities at Tower Hamlets community centre

Whisper it quietly but at the last Tower Hamlets Council cabinet meeting on 21st March there…

Another Raines House consultation – with only 24 hours notice

There will be another 'consultation' about the proposal to spend £1.3m on renovating Raines House to…

Secret ballot still far from reality in Tower Hamlets elections

An independent report by electoral observer group Democracy Volunteers concludes that voter intimidation and ‘family voting’…

People’s Republic of China moves UK embassy to Wapping

An official ceremony has been held to mark the transfer of the People’s Republic of China’s…

Wapping Mole makes guest non-appearance on Order Order!

The Wapping Mole was just brushing his whiskers for a night out under the town when…

Victoria Park ‘One O’Clock Club’ is not closing confirms Council

This morning we heard rumours that the Victoria Park 'One O'Clock Club' was being closed. This is…