Cllr Rachel Blake

Title: Deputy Mayor

Representing:  Tower Hamlets Council

Party: Labour

Political grouping: Labour

Committee appointments

Additional Information

Rachel is the Deputy Mayor for Regeneration and Air Quality at the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.  She was elected to represent the Labour Party for Bow East Ward in May 2014 and appointed to Cabinet in July 2015.  In Cabinet, she has worked on the production of a new Local Plan, a new Housing Strategy and a programme of 1000 new affordable homes.  Prior to this she held a range of roles in Local, Regional and National Government working on Housing, Regeneration and Planning Policy.  She is also a member of the London Legacy Development Corporation Board.