Newham Borough Council has 1,327 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,327 unfurnished and empty homes in Newham Borough Council, of which 488 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Canning Town North ward, where you have 11 candidates to choose from.

We emailed candidates to ask: If elected, will you vote to double council tax on empty homes in Newham Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

Ahmed Omar S. Faqai, Conservative and Unionist Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Ann Rosemarie Easter, Labour Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Alan Craig, UK Independence Party (UKIP)

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Bapu Victoria Rani, Christian Peoples Alliance

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Chishala Kumalinga, Christian Peoples Alliance

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Chishala Tiffany Kumalinga, Christian Peoples Alliance

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Delphine Gbeyoro Tohoura, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Maxwell Lamin Marah, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Rachel Nabudde, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Shaban Mohammed, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Stuart Russell Goodwin, UK Independence Party (UKIP)

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

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Where and how to vote

You can vote between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May 2018 at your local polling station. You don't need to take your polling card with you, or any ID. Find your polling station.