Tower Hamlets Council waste service strike

Tower Hamlets Council has confirmed the waste strike has ended after reaching a deal with Unite the Union.

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Smart home devices: “A handy thing to have in your home… you hardly know it’s there!”

You don’t need to be a technical wiz to use smart home devices, and you don’t have to live in a home that gets damp to benefit from them.

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Our green spaces are getting a glow up

Take a walk around Poplar and you might begin to spot our community gardens. There’s quite a few of them, and they’re looked after by and for our residents.

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Our waterside adventures continue thanks to new funding

We’ve been awarded new funding to help us provide local people with more opportunities to access water sports in Poplar

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Getting savvy on smart home devices

We’ve been working with technology company Aico to offer to fit free smart home devices in your homes.

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Going green with e-vans

Our Estates Services team has introduced two new electric vans to its fleet, as part of our commitment to improving the environment. As well as supporting the team to keep our estates clean and green, the new vans will also help to reduce negative emissions in Tower Hamlets.

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New climate change film tells Tower Hamlets to act now

Time for Change puts a spotlight on the environmental crisis threatening Tower Hamlets. It recently enjoyed a successful virtual premiere, where experts from Tower Hamlets council and UNICEF answered local residents questions.

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