Tower Hamlets trumped Kensington this month as London’s less glamorous boroughs showed the biggest increase in property asking prices, according to property website Rightmove.
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Call for police to guard polling stations and voters to carry ID cards in areas at risk of vote-rigging
Wednesday 08 January 2014
Elections watchdog raises concerns about voter impersonation in Birmingham, the London borough of Tower Hamlets and 14 other areas where there appears to be a higher risk of electoral fraud
Friday 27 December 2013
The number of forensic examinations carried out on victims of rape and serious sexual assault in London has plummeted despite a dramatic rise in attacks being reported to police.
Wednesday 11 December 2013
What can we learn from the remarkable 15-year turnaround at Tower Hamlets’ schools?
Anthony Joshua continues unbeaten start with third straight stoppage against Hrvoje Kisicek at York Hall
Friday 15 November 2013
The Olympic gold medalist has no time to rest though as he will compete next Saturday on the undercard of Carl Froch v George Groves
Tuesday 24 September 2013
'Fiasco' as borough eyes up return to East Ham after vacating area for swanky dockside 'Building 1000'
Friday 20 September 2013
The man in charge of children’s services in Coventry at the time four-year-old Daniel Pelka was murdered has resigned from a child protection job at another council.
Thursday 12 September 2013
New high street experience finally receives planning permission and announces location on Bethnal Green Road in Shoreditch, London
Sunday 08 September 2013
Anti-racism protesters kettled by police after breaking away from counter-demonstration
Friday 02 August 2013
The Dealership, Channel 4
Tuesday 16 July 2013
The promise of London 2012 wasn’t just to ‘inspire a generation’. It was also about 'regeneration' – through a combination of infrastructure, housing and sporting facilities. Emily Dugan catches up with the afterlife of the main Olympic venues
Friday 14 June 2013
Protesters are targeting the capital’s 'economic power centres'
Friday 07 June 2013
The Government's Help To Buy scheme has accounted for a quarter of all the new homes sold by Bellway in the past two months.
Metropolitan Police officers launch 'largest ever' set of synchronised raids targeting suspected burglars and drug offenders
Wednesday 15 May 2013
At least 66 people have been arrested after the Metropolitan Police launched its largest ever raid on suspected burglars and drug offenders.
Friday 03 May 2013
Wednesday 24 April 2013
The UK Peace index combines five factors to produce a score out of five for each area, with 1 being the most peaceful and 5 being the least.
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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