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Latest elections policing report published by Tower Hamlets police

Latest elections policing report published by Tower Hamlets police

An update on arrests and reported crime relating to the 3rd May elections have been released by Tower Hamlets police and the Met’s Special Enquiry Team (SET).

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Unchecked ASB in Wapping Gardens punctures election posturing

Unchecked ASB in Wapping Gardens punctures election posturing

By on April 19, 2018 in ASB, Elections 2018, Voting with 5 Comments

Six hours of unchecked anti-social behaviour (ASB) in Wapping Rose Gardens yesterday effectively denied one of Wapping’s green spaces to ordinary law-abiding people. Despite repeated calls by residents to 101 reporting this ASB there was no action by the Metropolitan Police or Tower Hamlets Council.

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Full list of Aspire candidates standing in Tower Hamlets elections

Full list of Aspire candidates standing in Tower Hamlets elections

The Aspire party has kindly published a nice big poster which shows all their candidates for the elections on 3rd May. This is a handy reference as until now it has been a bit tricky trying to find Aspire candidate info in one place. 

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Reardon House  – fresh appeal for witnesses to Abduallah Al Mamun attack

Reardon House – fresh appeal for witnesses to Abduallah Al Mamun attack

By on April 18, 2018 in Crime & Policing, Elections 2018 with 0 Comments

New Scotland Yard has issued an appeal for witnesses to the recent attack on Aspire candidate Abduallah Al Mamun in Reardon House, Wapping.

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Lib Dem candidate Jack Briggs lives in Limehouse! (We knew that but…)

Lib Dem candidate Jack Briggs lives in Limehouse! (We knew that but…)

By on April 17, 2018 in Elections 2018, Investigations with 0 Comments

Last week we reported that the official Statement of Persons Nominated document seemed to indicate that four of the 258 council candidates do not meet residency requirements. Jack Briggs, Liberal Democrat candidate for the Limehouse ward, wrote to us to and explained why he does.

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