Monthly Archives: February 2013

Taxis, redundant social workers – Tower Hamlets Budget Full Council

Last night at Budget Full Council I spoke about the silent crisis in social care in Tower Hamlets. Previous budgets have relied on savings from “service transformation” plans in social care to balance the books, ie there have been plans … Continue reading

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Oona King backs Rachael

Thank you to former Bethnal Green and Bow MP Oona King for backing me for Mayor. You can read more here. Watch this space for more supporters to be announced soon.

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Rebuilding trust in Tower Hamlets

Link to my Labourlist piece on how we rebuild trust in Tower Hamlets:  http://labourlist.org/2013/02/from-tower-hamlets-to-bradford-west-lessons-for-labour/

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The Tower Hamlets NHS Pledge

Cllr Rachael Saunders, Sam Everington GP and Jim Fitzpatrick MP at the launch of the Tower Hamlets NHS Pledge On the 13th February I, alongside Dr Sam Everington, the chair of the Tower Hamlets clinical commissioning group and Jim Fitzpatrick … Continue reading

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Launch of Tower Hamlets NHS Pledge

In November 2012 Andy Burnham came to Tower Hamlets to launch a conversation with local people about a Tower Hamlets NHS Pledge.  I’ve been leading that consultation, and have had many conversations with activists and residents about their priorities for … Continue reading

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