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Easter is often all about the chocolate. Chocolate eggs, bars, bunnies - even penguins and owls are making an appearance now.


Proposals for 1,800 homes on the old News International site in Wapping will be heard by Tower Hamlets Council this week.

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Two men were stabbed and a policeman was injured during an illegal rave in Wapping on Saturday night.

Violence broke out at the party in Pennington Street. Reports said revelers then turned on police as they attempted to deal with the trouble. Five arrests were made.


By Giles Broadbent

Tower Hamlets Council has endorsed an investigation by Tower Hamlets Homes and the police into the curious case of the "Rahman canvassers".

This follows reports that bogus representatives from the social housing company were using their access to residents in Wapping to flog Mayor Lutfur Rahman's re-election bid.

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Hosted for the first time at Wapping's Tobacco Dock, Taste of Christmas sees stars of the kitchen give live demonstrations and plenty of stalls offering samples of Christmas treats from gin and oysters to chocolate and cheese.

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