Tower Hamlets – all the grants, all the wards, all the money (UPDATED)

Update 18 October 2014. Further analysis has led to the original figures for grant funds being revised upwards. Please see this new post for details. New analysis of Tower Hamlets Council documents shows... Read more »

Tower Hamlets Council grants by electoral ward (Detailed table)

Tower Hamlets Council documents show the distribution by electoral ward of £6,752,416 of funds in four grant ‘pots’ to organisations across the Borough.  The four grant pots are: £580,000 Community Faith Buildings... Read more »

Home-grown extremism: May name checks Lutfur Rahman

In a speech at the Conservative Party conference Home Secretary Theresa May has specifically mentioned Tower Hamlets Mayor Lutfur Rahman in a speech outlining plans to counter extremism. “… But it is... Read more »

PwC now finalising report on Tower Hamlets council

A reminder to borough residents that from Thursday September 25th auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) have been finalising their report for the Department for Culture and Local Government (DCLG) regarding Tower Hamlets Council.On 4 April 2014 the... Read more »

Tower Hamlets council’s £100m cuts consultation sham

When is a public consultation over £100m cuts not a public consultation? When it is run by Tower Hamlets council, that’s when.Facing making service cuts of £100m Tower Hamlets council is paying... Read more »