Maggie Thatcher would be proud of the property portfolios of Tower Hamlets Labour councillors

Last night at a Development Committee meeting at Tower Hamlets Town Hall two planning applications were…

Labour councillor Tarik Khan has new job at Office of National Statistics. Or is it Canary Wharf?

Seems that Labour Cllr. Tarik Khan (St Peter’s) has a new job with the Office of…

Tower Hamlets Labour ex-councillor Mohammed Harun pleads guilty to housing fraud

Former Tower Hamlets Labour councillor Harun Miah has pleaded guilty to housing fraud at magistrates court…

Action by Schools Adjudicator could mean a reprieve for Raines Foundation Secondary School

According to residents fighting the attempt to close Raines Foundation Secondary School, Tower Hamlets Council has…

Council threatened with witness summons by Local Government Ombudsman: few surprised

Thanks once again to BBC Local Democracy reporter Rachael Burford who spotted a very interesting letter…

Ofsted rates Tower Hamlets Council’s Children’s Service as ‘good’ two years after widespread failures

Ofsted has rated Tower Hamlets Council’s Children’s Service as ‘good’, a full two years after the…

Cllr. Pappu finally gets round to completing his Register of Interests declaration

Cllr. Pappu finally gets round to completing his Register of Interests declaration - if only all…

Met Police suggest Tower Hamlets council investigates itself (no, seriously)

In response to a report submitted by Love Wapping this morning to the Metropolitan Police alleging…

Two Tower Hamlets Labour councillors reported to the police for alleged breach of Localism Act

LW has made a formal complaint to the Metropolitan Police Service of possible criminal offences under…

Cllr. Tarik Khan, Cllr. Asma Begum and the Register of Interests Infinity Loop

This relates to two other stories concerning Cllr. Tarik Khan (St Peters, Labour), the South London…