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Application for Rahman’s new political party to be subjected to ‘forensic review’

By on February 4, 2017 in Corruption, News, Politics with 0 Comments
Application for Rahman’s new political party to be subjected to ‘forensic review’

The Government has requested that Lutfur Rahman’s application to register his new political party, Tower Hamlets Together, be subjected to a ‘forensic review’ by the Electoral Commission.During a speech at the Tally Ho Conference Centre, Birmingham to members of the Electoral Commission and the National Police Chiefs’ Council on 3rd February Chris Skidmore MP, Minister for […]

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Want to vote in Tower Hamlets? Then prove who you say you are

By on December 27, 2016 in Corruption, Politics with 0 Comments
Want to vote in Tower Hamlets? Then prove who you say you are

Tower Hamlets is to be one of the first local authorities to trial a scheme to stop voting fraud by requiring voters to provide proof of identity.The voting ID pilot comes because of the corrupt electoral practise of Lutfur Rahman and the subsequent review of electoral fraud in the UK by Sir Eric Pickles, ‘Securing the Ballot’.‘A […]

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Tower Hamlets corruption – only 24 hours left to submit your allegations

By on December 7, 2016 in Corruption, News, Tower Hamlets council with 0 Comments
Tower Hamlets corruption – only 24 hours left to submit your allegations

Anyone with knowledge of corruption in Tower Hamlets only has 24 hours to submit their allegations to the Council’s Clear-Up Team. Please tell the independent investigation team what you know before midday tomorrow Wednesday 8 December 2016.LW has been busy getting its own documentation in order for the Clean-Up people and we have been advised […]

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You only have until 8th December to report issues to ‘Clear Up’ project

By on November 21, 2016 in Corruption, Crime & Policing with 0 Comments
You only have until 8th December to report issues to ‘Clear Up’ project

Residents, partners, stakeholders and employees of Tower Hamlets Council only have a couple of weeks, until 8th December,  to tell the Council’s ‘Clear Up’ project what they know about corruption and wrongdoing in the Borough.  James Richardson, a secondee to the Council from the Civil Service, has been appointed as the Clear Up Project Manager and is […]

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Help clean up Tower Hamlets – tell Jim what you know

By on October 6, 2016 in Corruption, News with 0 Comments
Help clean up Tower Hamlets – tell Jim what you know

In a previous post details of the dedicated Council ‘Clear Up’ team were described in a further attempt by Mayor John Biggs administration to rid the borough of the corruption of the previous Mayor’s corruption. The team will investigate outstanding allegations which may have taken place between October 2010 and June 2016.It is worth knowing that if for some […]

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