Tower Hamlets

  • Council Control: Lab Mayor
  • Conservatives 2
  • Labour 42
  • Liberal Democrats 1
  • Green 0
  • Other 1

Aspire 1. Inner east London; from Bethnal Green, Spitalfields and Wapping to Bow, Poplar and the Isle of Dogs. The population includes a very large proportion from Bangladeshi backgrounds. Controversial directly-elected Mayor Lutfur Rahman had his election overturned in April 2015 and John Biggs has held the post since then.

Aspire gained a seat from Labour in Shadwell on 7 February; Labour held Lansbury on the same day.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
London

Address
Mulberry Place, 5 Clove Crescent, London E14 2BG

Phone
020 7364 5000

Website
http://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1340.18