The witness statement of Mark Edmunds in his claim for harassment and unfair dismissal against the London Borough of Tower Hamlets is now in the public domain – you can read it here.
Tower Hamlets Council has sent a letter to the journalists attempting to gain access to a 2,000 page evidential bundle containing allegations of corruption in the previous and current administration, the Poplar Papers.
Moley apologises for not publishing many stories recently – about the Poplar Papers or anything else for that matter – but LW can assure both its readers that Mole is still digging away as there is a lot of work to do.
Main index page for all content relevant to the Poplar Papers concerning the case for unfair dismissal brought by Mark Edmunds against London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council.
A very good tweet from today asking a fundamental question about the current #PoplarPapers story concerning the claim for unfair dismissal that Mark Edmunds is bringing against Tower Hamlets Council. Here is our attempt to answer it.
Although many of the allegations in the testimony of Mark Edmunds in his case for unfair dismissal against Tower Hamlets Council relate to Youth Services he alleges that corruption in the Council was ‘very widespread’.
Report of proceedings on Thursday 29th August 2019 of events at East London Employment Tribunal in the case of Mark Edmunds, a forensic investigator, who is bringing a claim for unfair dismissal against Tower Hamlets Council.
London Borough of Tower Hamlets (LBTH) Council can only be relied on to do one thing well – make a bad situation much worse for themselves. Which is just what they managed to do this morning. As a result they are now in a legal contest with the national, local and community press.
In respect of the case of Mark Edmunds (Claimant) v The Mayor and Burgesses of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets (Respondent) all members of the media are subject to a temporary Reporting Restrictions Order (RRO) until 11am tomorrow Wednesday 29th August 2019.
Many of the social media comments about the allegations made by Mark Edmunds at the East London Employment Tribunal can be summed up in one word. Denial. Oh ok two words – complete denial.
The witness statement made by Mark Edmunds has 201 paragraphs. In most paragraphs there are at least one and often several allegations of irregular conduct by senior Council officers and Labour councillors. Here are some verbatim extracts from this statement
Extraordinary allegations of a cover-up of still unknown proportions by Mayor John Biggs’ Labour administration at Tower Hamlets Council have emerged at the East London Employment Tribunal hearing today. Mayor Biggs was elected Mayor of the borough after the dismissal of Lutfur Rahman for corruption on the promise that he would clean-up the borough and […]