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THH did not authorise distribution of newsletter with RK leaflet

THH did not authorise distribution of newsletter with RK leaflet

Update 14:34 It has been pointed out that the original headline should have read “THH did not authorise distribution of newsletter with any other materials” but that just didn’t fit.Update update 14:41: This one does.Tower Hamlets Homes (THH) have released a public statement revealing that the THH ‘Open Door’ newsletters that were delivered with Rabina Khan for […]

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Rabina Khan’s election leaflets delivered inside THH newsletter

Rabina Khan’s election leaflets delivered inside THH newsletter

Election leaflets for Independent Mayoral candidate Rabina Khan are being delivered inside Tower Hamlets Homes newsletters across Wapping. The leaflets urging residents of the Green Bank Estate in Wapping E1W to ‘Vote Rabina Khan for Mayor of Tower Hamlets’ were neatly folded inside the Tower Hamlets Homes leaflet.

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Greenbankgate: More lies presented as the truth

Greenbankgate: More lies presented as the truth

Well that was interesting was it not? For those loyal readers (both of you) who have been following the ‘Greenbankgate’ saga since its start back in 2013 the details of the report into the ‘dodgy canvassers’ who came knocking on the door of LW HQ should be some small reward for all the political crap […]

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The ex-Mayor and the [REDACTED] canvassers

By on May 2, 2015 in Greenbankgate, Investigations with 0 Comments
The ex-Mayor and the [REDACTED] canvassers

This is a text version of a report into the possibility that Tower Hamlets Homes (THH) staff might have been using their position for electoral canvassing, or that they or members of the council staff were being impersonated for this purpose during the May 2014 Mayoral election.LW was given this report at the start of the electoral petition […]

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Christmas comes early to Tower Hamlets as DCLG takes control

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 now taken over control of key roles at Tower Hamlets Council, effectively neutering the Tower Hamlets First administration and putting real public servants in charge of our great borough.Mayor Lutfur Rahman has been stripped of key powers.Whoopee! Start of […]

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