I'm surprised I missed this
. The latter is a report by Andrew Gilligan explaining that: "A handwriting expert who analysed a sample of postal votes and applications for the forms in Tower Hamlets found almost 13 per cent were forged". What's more: "In addition, the council's deputy returning officer, Pat Parker, says nearly 3,000 applications came in by hand less than four hours before the deadline, some "delivered in person by council members". In a court witness statement, she also reveals more than 300 residents, including three election candidates and a Tory MP, complained their votes had been stolen."