Mayor Lutfur Rahman to spend £1.2m on PR advisers

According to PR Week  [subscription required] ‘the London Borough of Tower Hamlets has issued a tender…

Mayor Lutfur spends £128,000 trying to block BBC Panorama documentary

Ah what it is to be so rich you can blow £128,000.  You could get 25,000 Doner…

Tower Hamlets Council – another day, another formal complaint for Mayor Lutfur Rahman

Residents of Tower Hamlets use lots of interesting adjectives to describe the current administration of their local council.…

Tower Hamlets elections – details of allegations against Mayor Lutfur by High Court petitioners emerge

Thanks to Ted Jeory who tweets breaking news even when he is on holiday some details are…

New law allows press and public to film in Town Hall

Can life get any better than this? I think not.  Eric Pickles, Local Government Secretary and…

Exclusive: DCLG asks Wapping Squirrels to run Tower Hamlets Council

Love Wapping can exclusively reveal that the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has decided to ask…

PwC audit into Tower Hamlets Council. Examples of delayed information requests

Wondering exactly what it is Tower Hamlets Council do not want PwC, the DCLG and Tower…

Delays at the verification and count for the May 2014 elections in Tower Hamlets

The review by the Electoral Commission of the Tower Hamlets Election Count From Hell has been published and…

PwC audit of Tower Hamlets Council delayed by Lutfur’s crew as noose tightens

The Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) is beginning to understand what it is like…

Press freedom in Tower Hamlets – formal complaint re Takki Sulaiman

To: Stephen Halsey, Head of Paid Service, Tower Hamlets council Date: 14 June 2014 Formal Complaint…