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Lutfur Rahman’s Mayoral campaign continues (with a little help from Ohid)

By on August 21, 2017 in Comment, Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman, News with 0 Comments
Lutfur Rahman’s Mayoral campaign continues (with a little help from Ohid)

The campaign to return Lutfur Rahman to power in Tower Hamlets continues as he and his team canvass the streets of the borough.

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Love Wapping joins Independent Community News Network

By on August 4, 2017 in Hyperlocal, Investigations, News with 2 Comments
Love Wapping joins Independent Community News Network

Love Wapping has today become one of the first members of the Independent Community News Network (ICNN), a new national network representing independent community news publications.

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Man arrested after five moped acid attacks in Hackney and Islington

By on July 14, 2017 in Crime & Policing, News with 0 Comments
Man arrested after five moped acid attacks in Hackney and Islington

There were five acid attacks by suspects riding a moped last night between 10.25pm and 11.37pm which the police are treating as linked. It is understood that none of the attacks is being treated as a race or hate crime.

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London Enterprise Academy Whitechapel fails ACM cladding fire tests

By on July 14, 2017 in News, Schools with 0 Comments
London Enterprise Academy Whitechapel fails ACM cladding fire tests

The London Enterprise Academy in Commercial Rd, Whitechapel, has failed fire safety tests on cladding undertaken as a result of the Grenfell Tower fire.According to a statement by the Department for Education the tests carried out by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) confirmed that the cladding was not of limited combustibility and the London Enterprise […]

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Wapping Community Safety Ward Walkabout this Friday 7th July

By on July 6, 2017 in ASB, Meetings with 0 Comments
Wapping Community Safety Ward Walkabout this Friday 7th July

The Wapping police Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) Community Safety Ward Walkabout takes places this Friday 7th July 2017 between 4.30 and 6pm.

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