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Insufficient evidence for charges in voter fraud claims

Insufficient evidence for charges in voter fraud claims

  Police have not found enough evidence of  voting fraud in Tower Hamlets last year to identify suspects or bring prosecution, the Electoral Commission has said. The allegations of fraud related to  the Spitalfields and Bangletown ward by-elections on April 19 and the Weavers ward by-election on May 11 –…

Labour defeat Lib Dems at Whitefoot

Labour defeat Lib Dems at Whitefoot

Voters deserted Lewisham’s Liberal Democrats in the Whitefoot by-election last Thursday with the Labour Party winning the seat by a comfortable margin.…

Apply now to replace Nahimul as Young Mayor

Apply now to replace Nahimul as Young Mayor

Candidates for next year’s Tower Hamlets Young Mayor have just three weeks to be nominated for the post. Nominations close on July 13th  and the elections take place next January.…

Boris Johnson re-elected Mayor for second term as Livingstone bows out with emotional final speech

Boris Johnson re-elected Mayor for second term as Livingstone bows out with emotional final speech

EastLondonLines live-blogged the counting of the votes in the elections for London’s Mayor and the Greater London Assembly. See below for a summary of the night. Boris Johnson was re-elected as Mayor of London for a second term with a margin of 62,538 over Ken Livingstone – 51.5 per cent…

Tories scent Mayoral victory in London as count begins

Tories scent Mayoral victory in London as count begins

Electronic counting for the Mayoral and Greater London Assembly elections…

London Decides- Mayoral and Assembly election

London Decides- Mayoral and Assembly election

From 7 am this morning East London Lines voters decide who will be the next Mayor…

Hackney Tory says youth cuts are “disgusting” [Audio]

Hackney Tory says youth cuts are “disgusting” [Audio]

Andrew Boff, Conservative candidate in the Hackney Council by-election…

Pauline Pearce aka “The Hackney Heroine” [Audio]

Pauline Pearce aka “The Hackney Heroine” [Audio]

Pauline Pearce, aka the Hackney Heroine, gives Eastlondonlines an interview ahead of the by-election…

London’s Big Ride sparks cycling debate [Audio]

London’s Big Ride sparks cycling debate [Audio]

Boris Johnson, London Mayor, has pledged to improve cycling provision…

Greens launch 20mph campaign [Audio]

Greens launch 20mph campaign [Audio]

Jenny Jones of the Green Party has called for a 20 mph speed limit on roads controlled by Borough Councils. The Green Party mayoral candidate was campaigning in Tower Hamlets, April 27 2012, alongside the Green London Assembly Candidate (City & East), Chris Smith, and Alan Duffell who is the…

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