Poplar & Limehouse Liberal Democrats on course to ruin Labour’s election day (sorry Apsana!)

A recent poll of Poplar & Limehouse voting intentions in the next General Election gives the…

Maggie Thatcher would be proud of the property portfolios of Tower Hamlets Labour councillors

Last night at a Development Committee meeting at Tower Hamlets Town Hall two planning applications were…

Labour councillor Tarik Khan has new job at Office of National Statistics. Or is it Canary Wharf?

Seems that Labour Cllr. Tarik Khan (St Peter’s) has a new job with the Office of…

Tower Hamlets Labour ex-councillor Mohammed Harun pleads guilty to housing fraud

Former Tower Hamlets Labour councillor Harun Miah has pleaded guilty to housing fraud at magistrates court…

Rushanara Ali MP to face threat of Momentum trigger ballots in Bethnal Green & Bow

Rushanara Ali, Labour MP for Bethnal Green & Bow in Tower Hamlets is facing the threat…

City of London police drop investigation into Tower Hamlets grant fraud

The one thing all investigations into allegations of corruption in Tower Hamlets have in common is…

TH Momentum manoeuvres to get Lutfur Rahman’s ex-PA lined up for Labour safe seat

Momentum have been angling to get Apsana Begum positioned as the Labour candidate for the safe…

Action by Schools Adjudicator could mean a reprieve for Raines Foundation Secondary School

According to residents fighting the attempt to close Raines Foundation Secondary School, Tower Hamlets Council has…

Council threatened with witness summons by Local Government Ombudsman: few surprised

Thanks once again to BBC Local Democracy reporter Rachael Burford who spotted a very interesting letter…

Ofsted rates Tower Hamlets Council’s Children’s Service as ‘good’ two years after widespread failures

Ofsted has rated Tower Hamlets Council’s Children’s Service as ‘good’, a full two years after the…