Results tagged “Nick Clegg”

By Lutfur Rahman

lutfurrahman.jpgThe party conference season is upon us, although I suspect most residents will be wondering what, if any, substance lies behind all the hot air.

Here in Tower Hamlets, action speaks louder than words, and I am especially pleased that Manorfield Primary School has gone from being under special measures to "outstanding" in just 18 months.

By Jim Fitzpatrick

jimELECT.JPGIt should be a perfect storm for Labour. Tory divisions wide open on Europe and Equal Marriage.

Tories under fire from UKIP at the local elections. Nick Clegg vetoes new Security Bill. So why aren't we further ahead in the polls? This is the question being asked around Westminster.

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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg experienced at first-hand the impact of a education to work programme on his first visit to an Isle of Dogs school.

Teenage members of the ThinkForward project at George Green's School, in Manchester Road, held a question and answer session with the Liberal Democrat leader, discussing the benefits of the scheme which helps youngsters become "job-ready" before they leave school.

city bid.jpgTower Hamlets has failed in its bid for City status.

The borough was beaten by Chelmsford, Perth and St Asaph who have been awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee civic honour Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg announced today.

ff-May19-HandballArena5.JPGConstruction of the London 2012 Handball Arena is now complete, making it the third venue on the Olympic Park ready for the Games next year. The construction milestone was marked by a visit to the venue by Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg as they announced new measures to support youth employment, inspecting work carried out by apprentices on the Olympic Park.