Local Election: Candidates for Tower Hamlets announced

A COMPLETE list of all the candidates standing in Tower Hamlets in May s local elections has been released. The names of all those fighting for one of three seats in the borough s 17 wards on May 6 are now available. Labour, the Conservatives and the

A COMPLETE list of all the candidates standing in Tower Hamlets in May's local elections has been released.

The names of all those fighting for one of three seats in the borough's 17 wards on May 6 are now available.

Labour, the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats have each put forward 51 candidates, Respect has put forward 50 while the Green party will have 35 candidates fighting for seats.

There are five Independent candidates standing and the British National Party has put forward four candidates in Bow East, East India and Lansbury, Mile End & Globe Town and Millwall.

Visit http://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgsl/951-1000/999_2010_elections/local_government_election_2010/candidates_for_the_may_2010_lo.aspx