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Value of public meeting questioned as PCs are turned into road sweepers

Value of public meeting questioned as PCs are turned into road sweepers

This was supposed to be a good news story praising the heightened police patrols in Wapping this week. Instead it is about the incredible situation where it seems that highly trained police officers have been deployed to collect litter in Wapping.Here is the story in Tweets starting with the surreal tweet from Tower Hamlets Council […]

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Wapping residents and police meeting – report

By on April 28, 2017 in ASB, Boy Racers, Crime & Policing, Meetings with 6 Comments
Wapping residents and police meeting – report

The excellent turn-out for last night’s meeting with the police to discuss ASB and speeding cars and frequent crashes in Wapping was a clear indication of the level of concern felt by residents about these issues. Approximately 120 people attended St. George’s Town Hall in Cable Street so it was standing room only for some, despite […]

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Counter terrorism incident in Harlesden – information from MPS

By on April 28, 2017 in Crime & Policing, News, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Counter terrorism incident in Harlesden – information from MPS

Below is the official statement from the Metropolitan Police about the police raid on a house in Harlseden on Thursday 27th Apri during which a suspect was shot by armed officers. This statement was issued by our borough Command Sue Williams and is purely for the information of residents. No cause for alarm. “During an […]

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Innocent pedestrians? “I don’t give a f**k” says driver of crashed car

Innocent pedestrians? “I don’t give a f**k” says driver of crashed car

Last night there was another car crash in Wapping, a driver lost control of his Mercedes because he was driving too fast and destroyed several bollards at the junction of Stockholm Way and Thomas More Street.This morning the Mercedes was still marooned on the wrecked bollards (above) when Love Wapping, alerted by residents, turned up to take […]

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Rabina’s dog-whistle politics drags Mayoral election campaign into gutter

By on April 25, 2017 in Elections 2018, Politics with 0 Comments
Rabina’s dog-whistle politics drags Mayoral election campaign into gutter

Any election campaign in Tower Hamlets soon sees proceedings slide into the filth and stink of the gutter.  Corruptly-elected Cllr. Rabina Khan has taken an early lead this year with an election leaflet (below) for her Mayoral campaign that clearly states that 90 Bangladeshi children have been taken into care by the Council since 2016.A statement which […]

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