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Want laughing gas for personal use? Then check out the adverts on Gumtree

By on August 12, 2017 in ASB, Tower Hamlets with 1 Comment
Want laughing gas for personal use? Then check out the adverts on Gumtree

Have you ever wondered how the people who dump all those shiny little canisters of laughing gas get their hands on them? Online at Gumtree seems to be the answer.

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Lib Dems Stephen O’Shea on the case with TfL road closures farce

By on August 10, 2017 in Politics, Tower Hamlets with 0 Comments
Lib Dems Stephen O’Shea on the case with TfL road closures farce

Stephen O’Shea, the official Liberal Democrats candidate for St Katherine’s & Wapping in the 2018 local elections, seems to be on the case with Transport for London (TfL) and the recent road closures farce.  Stephen and his colleagues will be attending a meeting with TfL at City Hall next week, to discuss the ‘lock-in’ issues […]

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Social cleansing in Tower Hamlets? Whitechapel residents fight for homes

By on July 28, 2017 in Housing, Tower Hamlets with 0 Comments
Social cleansing in Tower Hamlets? Whitechapel residents fight for homes

Residents of Treves House and Lister House in Lomas Street Whitechapel continue to fight against plans by Tower Hamlets Council to demolish their homes.

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Tower Hamlets excluded from 2018 voter identity pilot

Tower Hamlets excluded from 2018 voter identity pilot

Tower Hamlets residents voting in the 2018 local and Mayoral elections are to be excluded from the pilot of a scheme that requires voters to prove their identity at the ballot box.The reason? Not enough time to inform voters before the May 2018 elections according to the Council’s Chief Executive.This and more is contained in […]

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Tower Hamlets police now on Facebook

By on July 20, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Tower Hamlets with 0 Comments
Tower Hamlets police now on Facebook

As the Metropolitan Police continues to do its best to improve the way they communicate with us comes the news that Tower Hamlets police is now on Facebook!

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