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Your chance to join Tower Hamlets council grants committee

Your chance to join Tower Hamlets council grants committee

In a move which is about as different from the last council administration as it is possible to get Tower Hamlets Council is recruiting two people who live or work in the borough to join a new Grants Scrutiny Sub-Committee. The roles, “independent co-opted members”, are suited to people with experience of giving or receiving grants […]

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Payments to Docklands Handicapped Group

Payments to Docklands Handicapped Group

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Investigation into £300k payments to Tower Hamlets charity

Investigation into £300k payments to Tower Hamlets charity

Tower Hamlets council has started an investigation into payments of over £300,000 to a non-existent local charity for ten years despite repeated warnings. Docklands Handicapped Group was removed from the Charity Commission register in March 2000.

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Tower Hamlets Council Transparency Commission begins work

By on August 3, 2015 in Corruption, Council grant funding
Tower Hamlets Council Transparency Commission begins work

Many things have changed in Tower Hamlets since the democratic election of a directly elected Mayor a couple of months back.First radical change was the democratic election of a directly elected Mayor.Second radical change was no photographs whatsoever of the new Mayor in East End Life this week. None.Seems the cult of personality that has […]

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Tower Hamlets ‘grants 4 votes’ corruption – what do you know?

By on May 11, 2015 in Council grant funding with 0 Comments
Tower Hamlets ‘grants 4 votes’ corruption – what do you know?

This is a direct appeal to those who run third sector charities and organisations operating in Tower Hamlets. LW needs your help to discover full details of the misallocation hand outs to their mates of voluntary organisation / third sector grants by Tower Hamlets council.For over 18 months the entire Love Wapping Investigative Team – every one […]

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