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lutfurrahman.jpgThe Mayor of Tower Hamlets and his team have spent over £2,000 of taxpayers money on taxi fares in the first nine months in office.

Lutfur Rahman, who became the borough's first directly elected mayor last May, and two other leading council members claimed £2,191.04 in fares to take them to and from official engagements up to the end of February.

By John Biggs


We recently discovered that cycle hugging Mayor Boris has a vice - taxis.

That is not to say that taxis are a bad thing but when you present yourself as the outdoor type it seems like a bit of a cheat.

There were more than £4,000 of taxi bills for his first year, which is about £80 a week.