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Elections 2018

Natasha Boulter joins Team Lutfur Rahman as Isle of Dogs candidate

Natasha Boulter joins Team Lutfur Rahman as Isle of Dogs candidate

By on September 11, 2017 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman, News with 0 Comments

LW can exclusively reveal that Natasha Boulter has joined Lutfur Rahman’s team and will be standing as a ‘Independent’ candidate for the Isle of Dogs ward in the 2018 local elections. 

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Lifting the lid on Tower Hamlets politics Part 2 – Whitechapel by-election

Lifting the lid on Tower Hamlets politics Part 2 – Whitechapel by-election

By on September 8, 2017 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 2 Comments

Where four political organisations involved in the selection of the candidate to oppose Labour candidate Victoria Obaze in the Whitechapel by-election?

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Lifting the lid on Tower Hamlets politics Part 1 – Helal Abbas for Mayor?

Lifting the lid on Tower Hamlets politics Part 1 – Helal Abbas for Mayor?

By on September 7, 2017 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 1 Comment

Video transcript indicates that Shiraj Hoque and Cllr. Khales Uddin Ahmed are working to get Helal Abbas elected as Mayor of Tower Hamlets. What?

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Lutfur Rahman’s Mayoral campaign continues (with a little help from Ohid)

Lutfur Rahman’s Mayoral campaign continues (with a little help from Ohid)

By on August 21, 2017 in Comment, Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman, News with 0 Comments

The campaign to return Lutfur Rahman to power in Tower Hamlets continues as he and his team canvass the streets of the borough.

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Tower Hamlets excluded from 2018 voter identity pilot

Tower Hamlets excluded from 2018 voter identity pilot

Tower Hamlets residents voting in the 2018 local and Mayoral elections are to be excluded from the pilot of a scheme that requires voters to prove their identity at the ballot box.The reason? Not enough time to inform voters before the May 2018 elections according to the Council’s Chief Executive.This and more is contained in […]

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