Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets

The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is situated in the east of London. It covers much of the traditional East End.

Tower Hamlets includes one of the highest ethnic minority populations in the capital and has an established British Bangladeshis business and residential community. It is home to Brick Lane, a street renowned for its many curry houses.

A part of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is in Tower Hamlets.

  • 4827
    new homes
    built in Tower Hamlets between April 2017 and March 2018
  • 317k
    total population
    in 2018
  • 20545
    businesses
    active in Tower Hamlets in 2017
  • 267m
    passengers
    at Tower Hamlet's railway stations in 2017

Tower Hamlets neighbourhoods

Current projects in Tower Hamlets

Your assembly member

Unmesh Desai

Party: 
Labour Group
Constituency: 
Barking & Dagenham, City of London, Newham, Tower Hamlets
What they can do for you

Volunteering in Tower Hamlets with Team London

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