Dame Helen backs the bid
Actor Dame Helen Mirren has backed the Tower Hamlets bid to become the London Borough Of Culture. The local resident and Collateral
Beauty star is among 650 people who have pledged support so far.
She said: “Tower Hamlets, with its own strong London culture and history of the East End has also historically been the landing place for many generations of immigrants. This has created simply the most diverse, interesting, creative and authentic London community.”
Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs said: “Getting behind the bid is simple; you can use the hashtag #showtimeTH or pledge support via the website.”
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Dame Helen says Tower Hamlets is the most diverse, interesting, creative and authentic London community