Labour councillors slam Mayor Rahman’s plan to ‘Privatise’ Victoria Park

The Labour group of councillors in Tower Hamlets, have strongly criticised Mayor Lutfur Rahman’s decision to amend the Major Events Policy for Victoria Park, which would allow two extra major events to take place in the park each year and increase the capacity threshold for a large event from 5,000 to 20,000 people. This will […]


The Tower Hamlets Labour Party has submitted a motion on women’s safety to be considered by the council on July 19th. The motion calls for more action from the council and its partners to prevent and tackle violence against women and girls in the borough. The motion recognises that many women and girls in Tower […]

2,623 Patients Waiting a MONTH for a GP Appointment in Tower Hamlets

New data from the NHS has shown that more people are waiting a month for a GP appointment than at any time since when records began in 2017. 2,623 people in Tower Hamlets faced a wait of 28 days or more to see a GP in October alone. A further 15,809 people had to wait […]