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collins142.jpgTower Hamlets Council has announced the resignation of chief executive Dr Kevan Collins after two years in the job.

Dr Collins is leaving the council to head up the newly created Education Endowment Foundation, a £200 million project aimed at improving the educational attainment of children on free school meals in poorly performing schools.

collins142.jpgLocal government cuts threaten jobs and services across the country and Tower Hamlets is faced with making savings of £50million over three years.

Where to cut is a dilemma but Tower Hamlets chief executive Kevan Collins has taken a novel approach to the problem.