Tower Hamlets gets largest amount of London coronavirus grant cash

Tower Hamlets council has received £78,818,000 in coronavirus grant funding, the highest amount of any London…

Our elderly & vulnerable need the Meal on Wheels service – please sign today

Neighbours in Poplar needs your support to ask Mayor John Biggs to restore the Meals on…

Pop Quiz: Temporary road closures in Tower Hamlets during Covid-19

There are 178.5 miles of roads of all types in Tower Hamlets, (9,205 miles in all…

East End street markets set to be latest casualty of Covid-19

Tower Hamlet's historic East End street markets are set to be the latest casualty of the…

Residents without hot meals for eight weeks during Covid-19

Gaps in the council's response to Covid-19 have been laid bare by Sister Christine Frost when…

Covid-19 cause of death for 54% of black people living in care homes

Covid-19 was the cause of death for 54% of black people living in care homes and…

Reuters publishes analysis of COVID-19 care home deaths (despite CQC)

Reuters report reveals that UK local authorities reporting largest number of care home deaths per 100…

12,000 volunteers needed for COVIDENCE UK COVID-19 study

The COVIDENCE UK study, led by Queen Mary University, is now up and running and needs…

‘Lime Shield’ initiative makes PPE face shields for frontline workers

The Limehouse Community Forum is working with local entrepreneurs to manufacture and provide face shields for…

Check the number of coronavirus (Covid-19) deaths in your area

The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has published a map of deaths involving coronavirus (COVID-19) which…

Disproportionate amount of BAME falling victim to Covid-19

Why is there is a higher incidence of Covid-19 in those from minority ethnic groups, particularly…

Muslim Council of Britain publishes Ramadan at home guidance

The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) has published advice for those who have to undertake Ramadan…