What the hell has happened to the Woolwich Ferry?

What the hell has happened to the Woolwich Ferry?

The Woolwich Ferry was closed at the weekend. Lack of staff this time. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who uses the service. Every day is a lottery. One boat, two boats, no boats. Some staff, angry staff, striking staff, no staff. Transport for London...
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...
Why this Wharf is back working for Londoners

Why this Wharf is back working for Londoners

While many of the prime riverside sites in east London have been sold to developers, stripping away traces of the industrial heritage of the Docklands, the Port of London Authority has been fighting a rearguard action to keep some wharves open for business. Despite...