Council closes One Stop Shops to provide better support for most vulnerable

One Stop Shops across the borough look set to close as Tower Hamlets Council looks set to merge their services into Idea Stores (aka libraries). Read more »

Rogue council officer shreds Blue Badge disabled parking applications

An unknown quantity of Blue Badge parking permit applications have been shredded by a Tower Hamlets Council parking development officer. Read more »

An apology for everything to everyone, everywhere from Cllr. Mohammed Pappu (‘cos he is really sorry)

Email to all Tower Hamlets Councillors from Cllr. Pappu who apologises apologise to the wider community of Tower Hamlets for everything that has ever happened to everyone ever. Read more »

Tower Hamlets Council’s massive fail in bid for GLA housing funds baffles everyone (including them)

Newham with 26k people on its waiting list is awarded £107m to build 1,123 new homes, Tower Hamlets with 19k people on its waiting list is awarded £13m to build 675 new... Read more »

‘Cash-strapped’ east London council finds £180 million under mattress

Tower Hamlets Council has deep pockets but very short arms. Canary Wharf councillor Andrew Wood has revealed that there is no less than £180m available to spend in the council coffers. Read more »