Raines House Wapping and the non-existent community groups

Exactly what has been going on at Raines House prior to the £1.3m refurbishment of the building is still unclear despite a heavily redacted response to a Freedom of Information ... Read more »

Lutfur Rahman – Met’s criminal investigation gets a whole lot bigger

Operation Lynemouth, the Met’s criminal investigation into the Lutfur Rahman administration, has unearthed new lines of enquiry involving ‘a broader range of offences’ of a scale and nature that another police force... Read more »

Tower Hamlets council accounts now open for residents inspection

Borough residents have the right to inspect the accounts of the council for the next few weeks until Friday 13th July. between 9am and 5pm any person can go to their town... Read more »

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 upgrade its function as a Wapping community centre tomorrow Wednesday 22nd May between 4-8pm at Raines... Read more »

Lib Dem candidate Jack Briggs lives in Limehouse! (We knew that but…)

Last week we reported that the official Statement of Persons Nominated document seemed to indicate that four of the 258 council candidates do not meet residency requirements. Jack Briggs, Liberal Democrat candidate... Read more »