Results tagged “Isle of Dogs”
Voters on the Isle of Dogs backed two Labour members and a Conservative to represent their east London patch.
Election results for the Tower Hamlets Council ward of Blackwall and Cubitt Town were announced last night, with Labour pair Dave Chesterton and Candida Ronald joining Tory Christopher James Chapman as newly-elected councillors.
Fears have been raised of an Isle of Dogs' population crunch as the number of people living around Canary Wharf is likely to increase by 150% in the next decade.
Plans are set to be unveiled for a 240 apartment development on Marsh Wall.
Canary Wharf College has been given the go-ahead to open the third arm of its school.
The Isle of Dogs establishment was one of 38 free schools approved by the Government's Secretary of State for Education this week, with 17 of these falling in the capital.
Campaigners against proposed luxury flats next to a historic Isle of Dogs park have stepped up their protest after a notice on demolition of the existing building was made.