Labour Party MP candidate Apsana Begum faces council investigation into social housing

The Sun newspaper has revealed that Apsana Begum, Labour candidate for Poplar and Limehouse, is facing…

Freedom of Information does not exist in this east London borough (you can guess which one)

Tower Hamlets Council Freedom of Information publication scheme does not work. Even if you know that…

Momentum candidate wins Poplar & Limehouse PPC contest amid scenes of chaos and intimidation

To the surprise of nobody ever Momentum’s Apsana Begum won the selection process to be Labour…

Love Wapping Labour candidate MP selection story – statement from Cllr Puru Miah

Many thanks to Cllr. Puru Miah who has sent LW a statement in response to our…

Momentum’s cunning PPC plan, Puru Miah’s toys and Ohid Ahmed’s issues with your dirty laundry

In the second of our roundups of all the nonsense that is Tower Hamlets Labour's selection…

Fear of Momentum victory creates endorsement rush for Amina Ali as Poplar & Limehouse PPC

Having been forced to monitor Twitter more than we can usually be bothered the last few…

Lutfur Rahman asks for his bank accounts to be unfrozen – Andy Erlam responds

Electoral petitioner Andy Erlam has been kind enough to send LW his response to Lutfur Rahman’s…

Lutfur Rahman begs to get bank accounts unfrozen, warms to Apsana Begum

In the same week that Lutfur Rahman sends a begging letter to the electoral petitioners asking…

Bethnal Green Academy ‘ISIS bride’ Shamima Begum challenges removal of British citizenship in court

A legal challenge over the removal of British citizenship from Bethnal Green Academy ‘ISIS bride’ Shamima…

YOUTH SERVICES Another review underway amid rumours of outsourcing service to Poplar HARCA

LW has obtained a copy of a Tower Hamlets Council Children’s Services document which states that…