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 Canary Wharf ward, where you have 12 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.

Gareth Lewis Shelton, Liberal Democrats

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Andrew George Wood, Conservative and Unionist Party

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

Alisdair Blackwell, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Andrew Grey, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Anisur Rahman Anis, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Helen Begum, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Kevin Martin Lyons, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Kyrsten Danielle Perry, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Mohammed Talukdar, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Natasha Bolter, Independent

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Tom Randall, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Yusuf Enayaat Ahmed, People's Alliance of Tower Hamlets

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.