Elaine Bagshaw announces £250 carer’s bonus for 1880 carers in Poplar & Limehouse

Liberal Democrats will give people give 1880 carers in Poplar & Limehouse a £250 ‘Carer’s Bonus’ for looking after loved ones who are older, disabled or seriously ill. The annual payment would be a boost to an army of unsung heroes who work tirelessly to care for their friends and relatives. ...

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Statement on Lutfur Rahman verdict

The rule of law has triumphed today and local democracy has been preserved. Local people in Tower Hamlets can now have faith that if corruption and fraud occurs it will be challenged.  The former mayor’s behaviour was a disgrace and completely unacceptable in our Town Hall.  Corruption of any kin...

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No more pay cuts for nurses, teachers & police in Poplar & Limehouse

Public sector workers in Poplar & Limehouse deserve to feel the benefits of the economic recovery by receiving pay increases by at least the rate of inflation, Liberal Democrat Elaine Bagshaw said. Liberal Democrats in government will ensure employees in the public sector are no longer subjec...

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