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Labour politician John Biggs said the idea he was a racist was "ridiculous" at the High Court challenge to Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman.

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by John Biggs

Although we all like a bit of excitement, most people prefer calm and certainty. Politics is one of the more roller coaster professions, where it never seems to stop. That's why people who do it find it addictive. And why many others don't understand why we do it.

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by John Biggs

I have great respect for the achievements of Ken Livingstone, and was proud to have worked alongside him for eight years at City Hall.

His vision for London is, in my view, unmatched.


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by John Biggs

The report into allegations of mismanagement at Tower Hamlets Council is shameful, showing a disregard for proper, transparent, accountable decision making by Mayor Lutfur Rahman.

Fresh police cuts feared for Tower Hamlets

By Rob Virtue on November 6, 2014 1:37 PM |

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Tower Hamlets should prepare for another round of police cuts, according to the London Assembly member for the region.

City and East representative John Biggs said Mayor Boris Johnson's refusal to give assurances on whether police contact points would be closed at a recent meeting was bad news for the borough.