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…

Cllr. Tarik Khan, Cllr. Asma Begum, the South London Procurement Network & Canary Wharf Group

We can now more about Cllr. Tarik Khan and the ‘South London Procurement Network’ which is…

Rifat Miah death: year-long SCR publication delay caused by IR35 dispute and reviewer availability

It has been confirmed by Tower Hamlets Council that part of the overall three-year delay in…

Tax dispute contributed to delay of publication of SCR report into death of baby Rifat Miah

Publication of a Serious Case Review (SCR) into the death of baby Rifat Miah was significantly…