Lansbury and Shadwell By-Election Candidates Announced

The candidates for the Lansbury and Shadwell by-elections caused by the resignation of two Labour Party councillors have been announced. Read more »

Resignation of Labour Shadwell councillor Ruhul Amin triggers another by-election

News just in that Councillor Ruhul Amin (Labour, Shadwell) has resigned his post citing 'personal reasons' for the latest desertion from Mayor Biggs' Labour administration.  Read more »

Labour councillor Harun resigns over fraud allegations, Lutfur Rahman’s deputy eyes return

Labour Councillor Muhammad Harun has resigned as a Councillor. It is believed that the reason for his resignation is related to allegations of housing fraud. Ohid Ahmed, Lutfur Rahman's deputy, is to... Read more »

Victoria Park ‘One O’Clock Club’ is not closing confirms Council

This morning we heard rumours that the Victoria Park 'One O'Clock Club' was being closed. This is incorrect. We have checked with the council and you can read their reply here. Read more »

SKD & Wapping election candidate – Kirsty Finlayson, Conservatives

Q: What is your involvement with the SKD & Wapping community? A: I’ve championed campaigns to prevent cuts to the 100 bus service and increase the number of CCTV cameras. Read more »