Labor loses east London council to Aspire party

A political party formed by a controversial politician has taken control of an east London council. The Aspire Party, founded by Lutfur Rahman, gained Tower Hamlets Council from Labor after winning 24 of the 45 seats. The Labor Party – which previously held 42 seats – secured 19 seats, while the Green Party won nine … Read more

East London Covid vaccine festival cost £ 535 per every person jabbed

A vaccine festival organized by an east London council only managed to jab 435 people, according to a Freedom of Information request. The four-day Summer Festival at Langdon Park in Poplar cost Tower Hamlets Council £ 237,000 to put on, the BBC reported. This equates to a cost of £ 535 per person vaccinated. The … Read more

East London Covid vaccine festival cost £ 535 per every person jabbed

A vaccine festival organized by an east London council only managed to jab 435 people, according to a Freedom of Information request. The four-day Summer Festival at Langdon Park in Poplar cost Tower Hamlets Council £ 237,000 to put on, the BBC reported. This equates to a cost of £ 535 per person vaccinated. The … Read more