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The theme for International Women’s Day on March 8, 2018 was #PressforProgress, a campaign that is intended to last throughout the year to strive for gender equality, which includes addressing the gender pay gap.

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Three years ago, I became mayor in circumstances I never expected. The borough’s reputation was in tatters following the removal of the previous mayor.

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Saturday, March 17, 2018

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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Anti-social behaviour is a major concern in many communities across London. I have heard from residents about the impact that noise, drug use, and other disruptive activities have on their quality of life.

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Saturday, February 17, 2018

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

A look at issues of today

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

With an election coming in May readers will hear lots of promises from politicians about what they can deliver. Being mayor means actually having to make those decisions.

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This week, parliament debated the Homes Bill, which seeks to introduce new rules which will make it easier for tenants to take legal action against rogue landlords. I welcome the government’s decision to support the bill, although action is long overdue.

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Saturday, January 27, 2018

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In 2018 we will need a local budget that puts our communities first.

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Saturday, December 16, 2017

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

For some reason, Transport for London have changed the bus stop closest to John Lewis and Waitrose at Canary Wharf making it no longer available for passengers to get to the Isle of Dogs.

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

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Sunday, December 3, 2017

Tower Hamlets Council have launched their bid to become London’s Borough of Culture in 2019 or 2020.

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Saturday, December 2, 2017

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Right now a young kid that I work with is lying on a hospital bed in a critical condition after he was stabbed.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

After six years in power, the Chancellor last week confirmed what we all knew about the Conservative’s long-term economic plan – despite years of painful public sector cuts, the Tories have not balanced Britain’s books.

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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

According to figures from Public Health England last year, Newham has one of the highest rates of tuberculosis (TB) infection in the country.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Last week’s election of John Biggs as Mayor in Tower Hamlets starts a new chapter in our politics. John will be a strong, accountable and visionary Mayor. Together, we now have the opportunity to restore people’s faith in democracy. We also have the chance to remind people that Tower Hamlets is a place with unique talents, energy and a sense of aspiration.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

I would like to praise the many housing associations in Poplar and Limehouse that do a fantastic job working with the residents of Tower Hamlets.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

The Conservative propaganda machine is keen to point out economic growth figures. But it’s what these figures don’t tell us that’s more concerning.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Last week, Tower Hamlets Council completed its annual budget process.

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Imagine a girl called Sofia – 19-years-old. She could be your daughter, or cousin. You might know a person like her – your granddaughter, or neighbour.

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