Council crushes Wapping community centre, Raines House planning application rejected

Wapping community volunteers were in tears this week after being ordered by Tower Hamlets council to vacate the first floor and reception at 15 Chandler Street by 4pm this Friday 19th October. Read more »

Raines House saga shows everything that is wrong with Tower Hamlets Council – Cllr. Wood

Comment piece by Cllr. Andrew Wood (Conservative, Canary Wharf) on Chandler Street and Raines House fiasco. Read more »

Finally, a petition worth signing. Reject the Raines House Planning Application

Please sign to reject the Raines House, Wapping Planning Application on 27th September and stop the still unexplained lunacy of spending £1,300,000 of money the borough does not have. Read more »

Raines House Wapping and the non-existent community groups

Exactly what has been going on at Raines House prior to the £1.3m refurbishment of the building is still unclear despite a heavily redacted response to a Freedom of Information ... Read more »

£63,000 financial irregularities at Tower Hamlets community centre

Whisper it quietly but at the last Tower Hamlets Council cabinet meeting on 21st March there was public mention of around £63k of financial irregularities at Raines House Wapping - this is... Read more »