First look at Canary Wharf’s plans for North Quay

First look at Canary Wharf’s plans for North Quay

North Quay at Canary Wharf – that scrappy piece of land used as a building site for the Crossrail station – will become a “vibrant mixed-use district” with office space and homes. Canary Wharf Group has submitted an outline plan to Tower Hamlets Council...
Why the Thames is expecting some rare guests on Sunday

Why the Thames is expecting some rare guests on Sunday

Kayakers and paddle boarders are taking advantage of the annual Thames Barrier closure to tackle the river as part of the Totally Thames festival regatta. What’s happening? One of the jewels in the crown of East London – the Thames Barrier – is undergoing its...
What’s happening now to revive the Royal Docks?

What’s happening now to revive the Royal Docks?

News that the Royal Docks has reached a significant milestone in its regeneration will come as little surprise to people who live in the area. Already, the Royal Wharf is shooting up, the London City Airport has begun its multi-million-pound upgrade, the Asian...