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Tower Hamlets Council has improved lighting at Wapping Woods in response to serious concerns from residents about crime.

It follows incidents at the end of 2012 for which saw a man sentenced for grievous bodily harm after separate attacks on two lone women.

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A proposal has been put forward for another skyscraper on the doorstep of Canary Wharf.



By Peter Golds

Over the past three years the Government has provided Tower Hamlets Council with £77million of taxpayer's money for housing, £25million of this is in the current financial year.

Successive governments have accepted that regeneration and new building is essential to ensure continuous improvement in our borough.



By Peter Golds
For over a decade now there have been concerns about election fraud.

Tower Hamlets is one of 16 local authority areas where the police and electoral officials have been tasked to pay attention. One may say "about time".


Councillors have given the green light for a proposal to redevelop the former News International site in Wapping and build up to 1,800 homes.

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