Shop local this Christmas

With the great news that many businesses can re-open in London from Wednesday 2 December, we’re supporting local businesses, as part of Tower Hamlets’ #ShopLocal campaign.

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Fire safety at Christmas time

We love the Christmas season, but the extra lights and decorations may pose a higher fire risk. Read our top tips on how to keep safe at Christmas time.

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New A12 noise barrier a first for the UK

A new barrier intended to dramatically reduce the impact of traffic noise on passers-by, has been fitted on the A12, next to Bromley-by-Bow station.

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The Food Store – Tower Hamlets first healthy affordable food store is open for families in need

The Food Store opens its doors in Limborough Gardens, Tower Hamlets. The first of its kind in the borough; the pilot scheme enables eligible families to shop for their groceries at a fraction of the price.

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Residents start feedback on Aberfeldy New Masterplan

With EcoWorld London, Poplar HARCA have released initial plans for new development on the Aberfeldy estate, also known as the Aberfeldy New Masterplan. 

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Modern, spacious apartments available to rent at Aberfeldy Village

Poplar HARCA and Be:Here are pleased to present apartments available for rent in Aberfeldy Village.

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COVID-19 isolation support for Poplar and Bow

A new dedicated phone line offers support for Poplar and Bow residents who need to self-isolate because of Covid-19.

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School Streets – Masjid Lane Road Closure

From Monday 2 November, Masjid Lane will be closed to traffic at the times below:

Monday to Friday (Term Time Only)
Morning: 8.30 – 9.15am
Afternoon: 2.45 – 3.30pm

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Aberfeldy residents launch two new businesses in the area

Leon Herbert was born and raised in Poplar, and has lived in the Aberfeldy area since the age of 14. In his adult years he’s lived in a few other places, but told us “something always pulls me back”. He and childhood friend Joshua Martin have recently opened two new exciting businesses in the area.

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Keeping our community safe with Crimestoppers

If you’re concerned about knife crime in your area, there are things you can do.

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Aberfeldy residents vote yes to regeneration

On a 91.1% voter turnout, 93.1% of residents have voted in favour of regenerating their area of the Aberfeldy Estate.

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Top tips for winter: preventing condensation & keeping warm

Cold weather means cosy jumpers, mugs of hot chocolate and fun in the snow, but it can also cause a build up of condensation in your home and can make some health problems worse.

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