Young People’s Question Time


Young People’s Question Time

Have you ever wanted to change the way Tower Hamlets is run?


Come to Young People’s Question Time and put your questions to a panel of high level police, community and government leaders in a night ofopen debate. Featuring live performances from Spotlight bands, singers and spoken word artists as well as as free buffet, this is not an evening to be missed!

The event will run on Friday 22nd March 5-7pm at Lansbury Spotlight and is open to 11-25 year olds.


Beginning at 5:30pm, our panel of experts will consist of:

Mayor John Biggs: The Mayor of Tower Hamlets.

Councillor Danny Hassell: Labour Councillor for Tower Hamlets and Cabinet Member for Children, Schools, and Young People.

Sue Williams QPM:  Chief Superintendent Sue Williams, a Borough Commander at the Metropolitan Police for Central East covering Hackney and Tower Hamlets.

Ann Corbett: Tower Hamlets Council’s Divisional Director of Community Safety, leading the council’s tackling of crime.

Denise Radley: Tower Hamlets Council’s Corporate Director for Health, Adults and Community, handling health and social care.

Fahimul Islam: The current Tower Hamlets’ Young Mayor.

Have any thoughts, opinions or concerns around violent crime, youth services, young people’s safety or anything else in this community?

Submit any questions you have for the panel members here

We look forward to seeing you for a great night making this community stronger!