East London borough, including Shoreditch media industries and an orthodox Jewish enclave in Stamford Hill. Jules Pipe put the council back in order after a catastrophic split in 1996, as leader and then Mayor. Since 2016 the Mayor has been Philip Glanville.
Hoxton East and Shoreditch, King's Park, Stamford Hill West and Woodberry Down all have vacant seats (held by Labour, Labour, Conservative and Labour respectively).
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