Tower Hamlets Borough Council has 1,170 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,170 unfurnished and empty homes in Tower Hamlets Borough Council, of which 65 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Bethnal Green ward, where you have 18 candidates to choose from.

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

Jessie Macneil-Brown, Women's Equality Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

William Dyer, Liberal Democrats

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

Sirajul Islam, Labour Party

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

Amadul Hoque Chowdhury, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Dinah Glover, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Eleanor Matthews, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Eve McQuillan, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Farhana Akther, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Jamir Hussain Chowdhury, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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John Foster, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Lillian Ingram, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Mohammed Hossain, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Paul Burgess, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Phyllisa Shelton, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Radia Alam, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Shamsul Hoque, People's Alliance of Tower Hamlets

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Silas Davis, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Syed Haque, People's Alliance of Tower Hamlets

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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.