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Mapping the Hamlets Exhibition Now Open at Bancroft Road Archives

By on April 20, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
Mapping the Hamlets Exhibition Now Open at Bancroft Road Archives

The new Mapping the Hamlets exhibition is now open at Tower Hamlets Local History Library & Archives in Bancroft Road. The exhibition runs from 15th April to 23rd June.The archive is one of the many jewels of our borough and holds a collection of over 4000 historic maps amongst a wealth of other treasures.The Mapping the […]

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Cllr. Oliur Rahman – man of many parties (and we ain’t talking dancing)

By on April 20, 2017 in Elections 2018 with 0 Comments
Cllr. Oliur Rahman –  man of many parties (and we ain’t talking dancing)

Will corruptly elected Tower Hamlets Cllr. Oliur Rahman stand for parliament in the 8th June election? That is the question on his own lips and he doesn’t seem to know. Rumour has it that he will stand against Rushanari Ali for the Bethnal Green and Bow seat.Cllr. Oliur describes Ms. Ali as “a backstabbing and […]

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Wapping’s roads become a racing circuit for thugs in cars once again

By on April 20, 2017 in ASB, Boy Racers with 0 Comments
Wapping’s roads become a racing circuit for thugs in cars once again

Residents across Wapping were woken late last night by the sound of a vehicle (or vehicles) tearing around the roads at high speed.Thanks to the vigilance of East London Area Traffic Police the thugs in cars have steered clear of Wapping for a few weeks but now it seems the boy racers are back with a […]

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Corruptly elected THF councillor considers standing as Westminster MP

By on April 18, 2017 in General Election 2017, Politics with 0 Comments
Corruptly elected THF councillor considers standing as Westminster MP

Tension is rising across Tower Hamlets this afternoon as residents wait to see if Oliur Rahman, corruptly elected councillor and former Stratford Job Centre Employment Coach, will decide to stand as prospective MP in the forthcoming General Election.Corruptly elected Cllr. Oliur Rahman (no relation to the corruptly elected ex-Mayor Lutfur Rahman) is currently the councillor […]

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Everyone hacked off with TfL changes to 100 bus route (including Mayor)

By on April 18, 2017 in Transport with 0 Comments
Everyone hacked off with TfL changes to 100 bus route (including Mayor)

The controversial decision by Transport for London (TfL) to change the 100 bus route which serves Wapping could have a damaging impact on the ability of the elderly and less physically able to get around says Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs.Before the change the Mayor wrote to TfL Managing Director of Surface Transport Leon Daniels after […]

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