Lutfur Rahman criminal investigation widens but more staff needed

Operation Lynemouth, the Met’s criminal investigation into the Tower Hamlets First administration of Lutfur Rahman, has unearthed so many new lines of enquiry that it is running out of suitably qualified staff.... Read more »
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We need to talk about Tower Hamlets

The conclusion of our four years close examination of local politics in Tower Hamlets is that corruption is so wide and so entrenched that the borough is beyond saving. It makes no... Read more »

Lutfur Rahman struck off – anyone give a corrupt ex-solicitor a job?

Ex-mayor of Tower Hamlets Lutfur Rahman's name was struck from the solicitors roll today as all charges brought by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) were found proved. Read more »

Lutfur Rahman verdict – solicitors tribunal judgement imminent

Lutfur Rahman may discover the reality of his future careers options as early as today as the formal judgement by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal seems to be nearing a conclusion.  Read more »

Tribunal hears evidence of Rahman’s corrupt use of council grants

Evidence of the corrupt allocation of council grants by Lutfur Rahman and Tower Hamlets First has been given at Rahman's solicitor tribunal hearing. Read more »