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#OurDay is a 24 hour social media marathon where we shared stories from council officers about how they improve the quality of life of residents.

Watch our one minute videos from council officers talking about what they do for the community.

Meet our Prevent Engagement Officer, Mace. He delivers training programmes to organisations in the local community to raise awareness about Prevent and relevant services in order to keep communities safe from the threat of terrorism.

If you’re a local organisation, visit the Prevent webpage to find out how you can get involved or make a pledge against hate crime: https://bit.ly/2HRDl3a 


Meet Jeff. In Tower Hamlets we all want safe and clean streets and Jeff is committed to making the streets clean for businesses, those who work, live and visits the borough. Help us keep Tower Hamlets clean: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/flytipping


School Governors are the largest voluntary workforce in the country. Find out how our dedicated team help and support the governors in Tower Hamlets.

Do you have what it takes to support the pupils in Tower Hamlets toward a bright future? Visit the Governors webpage to find out how you can become a school governor.


Brick Lane is in the heart of the East End and is one of London's most iconic streets. Brick Lane is known for its food; the famous selection of curry restaurants and 24 hour beigel shops are London landmarks.

Meet Rachel who supports the local businesses in Brick Lane by improving shop fronts, menus, visibility and improves the streetscape, lighting in the area and much more. 

Find out what's happening in Brick Lane.


Meet Vincent, he works on the Best Bar None Scheme, which recognises, promotes and rewards responsible management and operation of alcohol-licenced premises.

Think your business could be the next Best Bar in 2019? Visit the Best Bar None page to find out more. 




Meet Stefan, our Sports Development Officer. Stefan organises sports and physical activity for the young people in the borough during half-term and school holidays.

Find out what events are happening near you.


Meet James. He’s a social worker in the safeguarding adults team at the council. He supports adults who have experienced or are at risk of experiencing different kinds of abuse.

Are you a trained social worker? We have a few opportunities lined up at the council. Visit www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/Opportunities  to find out more.


Shahed helps the local people on their WorkPath to apprenticeships, traineeships, and employment by helping them source opportunities, writing CVs, personal statements and prepping them for interviews.

Visit the WorkPath page to realise your full potential with Shahed by allowing him to help you on your WorkPath.


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