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Thursday 30th May 2019
Wake up call for drug dealers

Wake up call for drug dealers

Description
The eighth partnership operation to crack down on drug dealing has resulted in 39 arrests, the seizure of thousands of pounds and the confiscation of large amounts of crack cocaine and heroin.
Date:
30/05/2019

Music lovers head east for music extravaganza

Description
Tower Hamlets' answer to Coachella, All Points East was a rousing success as headliners the Chemical Brothers, Primal Scream and Christine and the Queens put on electrifying sets.
Date:
30/05/2019
Victoria Obaze elected as new 'speaker'

Victoria Obaze elected as new 'speaker'

Description
Councillor Victoria Obaze was formally elected Speaker of the Council at the annual general meeting on Wednesday 15 May.
Date:
30/05/2019
Urgent call for BAME organ donors

Urgent call for BAME organ donors

Description
The council is launching a new campaign to promote the need for more BAME organ donors.
Date:
30/05/2019
Take the Breathe Clean Challenge

Take the Breathe Clean Challenge

Description
Get fit and help tackle air pollution by walking or cycling to work and school in June. Take the Breathe Clean Challenge.
Date:
30/05/2019
Sunday 26th May 2019
Tower Hamlets residents cast their votes in the European parliamentary elections

Tower Hamlets residents cast their votes in the European parliamentary elections

Description
The local Tower Hamlets votes in the 2019 European parliamentary elections have been officially declared by Will Tuckley, Chief Executive and Returning Officer for Tower Hamlets Council.
Date:
26/05/2019
Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Tower Hamlets welcomes 36 new British citizens to the borough

Description
The Mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Biggs, hosted a citizenship ceremony on Friday 17 May at the Tower of London, where 36 new British citizens swore their allegiance to Queen and country in front of friends and family.
Date:
22/05/2019
Tuesday 21st May 2019
£10 million to improve roads and pavements

£10 million to improve roads and pavements

Description
The council has surveyed the borough's highways to identify a four year programme of priority projects to tackle potholes, crumbling roads and uneven pavements.
Date:
21/05/2019
Tower Hamlets welcomes 36 new British citizens

Tower Hamlets welcomes 36 new British citizens

Description
The Mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Biggs, hosted a citizenship ceremony at the Tower of London.
Date:
21/05/2019
Monday 20th May 2019
Plans for new flagship school in Wapping

Plans for new flagship school in Wapping

Description
The Mulberry Academy London Dock, will be a non-selective, state funded, mixed school for 11–18 year olds.
Date:
20/05/2019
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