He was an ardent Liberal in politics, and in 1880 he was elected to parliament for the Tower Hamlets division of London; in 1885 he was returned for South Aberdeen, where he was reelected on succeeding occasions.
The municipal borough comprises the Stepney, Whitechapel, Mile End, Limehouse and St George divisions of the Tower Hamlets parliamentary borough, each division returning one member.
The band's bassist, Dr. Das, was a tutor there; I was working in Tower Hamlets.
beacon status Tower Hamlets has been awarded beacon status for the fourth consecutive year.
In 1993, they won a by-election in the London boro of Tower Hamlets with their ' rights for whites ' campaign.