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Elections 2018

Lutfur Rahman’s ‘Independent Group’ candidates Bow North & Bow South

Lutfur Rahman’s ‘Independent Group’ candidates Bow North & Bow South

By on January 23, 2018 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments

Stamp collecting is too exciting for many so as the Tower Hamlets local and mayoral elections loom ever closer LW is encouraging residents to take up electoral canvassing leaflets as a hobby. It’s safe, it’s fun and it serves a valuable public purpose.

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Lutfur Rahman’s ‘Independent Group’ candidates Lansbury Ward

Lutfur Rahman’s ‘Independent Group’ candidates Lansbury Ward

By on January 22, 2018 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments

As Tower Hamlets wait to see if the latest attempt by Lutfur Rahman to register a new political party, Aspire, succeeds we thought we should take a closer look at his current political party – or the ‘Independent Group’.

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Letter to Electoral Commission opposing registration of Aspire party

Letter to Electoral Commission opposing registration of Aspire party

By on January 17, 2018 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments

If you wish to comment on the application by Lutfur Rahman’s Aspire Party to the Electoral Commission you only have until midnight tonight Wednesday 17th January to do so.

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Officer details of Lutfur Rahman’s Aspire Party released

Officer details of Lutfur Rahman’s Aspire Party released

In response to questions by LW and numerous local politicians the Electoral Commission has now confirmed the names associated with the application for the Aspire Party.

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Aspire – Lutfur Rahman’s latest attempt to launch a political party exposed

Aspire – Lutfur Rahman’s latest attempt to launch a political party exposed

By on January 16, 2018 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments

Corruptly elected ex-mayor of Tower Hamlets Lutfur Rahman is attempting to register yet another political party, Aspire, with the Electoral Commission. This is the second time Rahman has attempted to create a new political party since being barred from standing for public office in 2015.

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