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Tower Hamlet’s dodgy grants – a Wapping story

Tower Hamlet’s dodgy grants – a Wapping story

Update 13 May 2015: Below is a response from Tower Hamlets Council to this story which was received yesterday. “I have been asked to advise you that no grant agreements were signed, and no payments were made to the organisation named in your piece from the council’s Main Stream Grants programme (2012-15).  The organisation in […]

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MPS appoints Detective Superintendent to review TH report

MPS appoints Detective Superintendent to review TH report

@MPSTowerHam is the twitter handle to follow at the moment. Two tweets a few minutes ago: We have appointed a Det Superintendent to review the report published by the High Court following the election petition hearing (1 of 2) and… (2/2) Five new allegations, which had not been previously reported to police, have been identified […]

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Tower Hamlets corruption – BBC Radio London interview

Tower Hamlets corruption – BBC Radio London interview

Last Friday Love Wapping was invited to be interviewed on the BBC London 94.9 Breakfast Show about the previous days events in the High Court.If you missed it (and it was early) then here it is.Many thanks to Penny, Paul and the BBC production team.  

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St. George’s Day was Armageddon day for Tower Hamlets First

St. George’s Day was Armageddon day for Tower Hamlets First

Ooh what a kerfuffle!  Scenes of elation and defeat inside and outside Court 38 at the Royal Courts of Justice in the Strand today as Electoral Commissioner Mawrey QC delivered a damning judgement.You can read some of the highlights here.At times it was enough to make you wince as Mr Mawrey forensically worked his way […]

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Judgement Day for Rahman – “The law must be applied fairly”

Judgement Day for Rahman – “The law must be applied fairly”

Update: Full text PDF file of judgement at bottom of page.Ooh what a kerfuffle! It’s not possible to accurately report on today’s news in one story so there will be several. This allows us to properly cover the story and to write the words “ex-Mayor Rahman” as many times as possible.Below are some highlights of the judgment […]

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