Local News


Help this neglected website!   Recently updated !

A brief and short explanation… This site has been neglected for a while so please help it to ease itself back into society in a suitably humane manner. EastEnd Homes residents may be interested in a project from the Tower Hamlets Federation of TRAs investigating the not publicised public consultation […]


THCP February 2017 – What’s on   Recently updated !

The Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park News and Events Spring is Coming! We are looking forward to some very lovely events this month, especially the Early Spring Wildflowers and Bulbs ID Course run by Terry Lyle.  Our amazing volunteers have been busily planting bulbs during the winter and the […]


LBTH Cabinet – high buildings

Your browser does not support the video tag or the file format of this video. http://www.webestools.com/ On 10 May 2016 LBTH Cabinet were asked to agree the Policy Position Statement which is intended to clarify the policy on tall building development in the Borough – more details here – Full […]


Fire on Hamlets Way Balcony

To be continued….. On the evening of Tuesday 24th May 2016 a fire broke out on a balcony of one of the Telford Homes new build properties at Rushton Walk by Ennerdale House in Hamlets Way. Four London Fire Brigade vehicles attended the scene. Initial reports are that the fire […]


Tower @ 562 Mile End Road – REJECTED! 8   Recently updated !

  On February 16th the Strategic Development Committee unanimously rejected the application for “Benjy Towers” on the 562 Mile End Road site – update to follow PA/16/00943 562 Mile End Road & 1a, 1b, 1c Burdett Road Demolition of existing buildings and construction of a mixed use development comprising part […]


Burdett Road – Resurfacing

A1205 Burdett Road – Resurfacing Scheme from Mile End Road to St Paul’s Way starts Monday 27 July at 9.00pm TfL are planning to resurface the A1205 Burdett Road from Mile End Road to St Paul’s Way. To do this they need to close sections of the A1205 Burdett Road for safety […]


Mile End residents receive Honorary Fellowships

Two local residents from Mile End were awarded Honorary Fellowships for their outstanding contribution to the community. Nurull Islam and Assan Ali received the prestigious Fellowships from The School of Languages, Linguistics and Film at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). They both run the Mile End Community Project (MCP), […]


Chicken!

Young film-makers win award for their film on fried Chicken! HoodForts – Chicken from Mile End Community Project on Vimeo. Young people from the Mile End Community Project (MCP) won best film under the ‘freefall’ category at this year’s Limelight awards. Their short film explored the fried chicken phenomenon in […]


Shuffle Festival 2015 – Tickets on sale

Shuffle Festival 2015 // Movement, Migration and Place 24th July – 1st August Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park Buy tickets here!   Tickets are now on sale for Shuffle Festival 2015: Movement, Migration and Place held in London’s most urban woodland, Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park.The film programme takes you on a […]