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Forget Secret Santa – give to First Love Foundation food bank instead

Forget Secret Santa – give to First Love Foundation food bank instead

By on December 4, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

Christmas is coming and our favourite charity the First Love Foundation are in need of food for their amazing Tower Hamlets food bank!Tower Hamlets is 99% more deprived than all the others boroughs in the entire UK. 44% of Tower Hamlets children live in poverty.First Love Foundation do more than provide food for the hungry, with their […]

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Wapping history tour in aid of Crisis at Christmas

Wapping history tour in aid of Crisis at Christmas

By on November 16, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

Wapping resident Suzy Ulrich has organised a history tour of Wapping to help raise money for the homeless this Christmas.

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Free Trade Wharf JUB incident – update from Jim Fitzpatrick MP

Free Trade Wharf JUB incident – update from Jim Fitzpatrick MP

By on November 9, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

This update on the Free Trade Wharf Jacked Up Barge (JUB) incident just in from the office of MP for Poplar and Limehouse Jim Fitzpatrick plus a tweet and photos from What’s in Wapping!

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Terrorist incident at Parsons Green Underground – police bulletin

Terrorist incident at Parsons Green Underground – police bulletin

By on September 15, 2017 in Terrorism with 0 Comments

MPS information bulletin. Police were called at approximately 08:20hrs on Friday, 15 September 2017 to Parsons Green Underground Station following reports of a fire on the train.

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DfE sets out improvements needed to Tower Hamlets children’s service

DfE sets out improvements needed to Tower Hamlets children’s service

By on September 13, 2017 in News, Tower Hamlets council with 1 Comment

The Department for Education (DfE) has issued a formal Direction order to Tower Hamlets council due to the inadequate performance in children’s services revealed in the Ofsted report of April this year.

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