New superclub and culture hub will revive warehouses

New superclub and culture hub will revive warehouses

The Beams, opening October 1, will occupy a 55,000sq ft site between the Royal Docks and the river, using spaces near the Tate & Lyle factory The Royal Docks is getting a new superclub and “Centre for New Culture” rising out of some unpromising land near the Tate...
Royal Docks to host Clipper Race finale

Royal Docks to host Clipper Race finale

Royal Albert Dock will host race village and party vibe as the spectacular racing yachts finish their 40,000 nautical mile round-the-world chase The Round the World Clipper Race will celebrate the finish of its record-breaking 40,000 nautical mile race around the...
Mayor pulls plug on £1bn Asian business park dream

Mayor pulls plug on £1bn Asian business park dream

The dream of an Asian business park (ABP) on the Royal Docks is dead. Or dying. Or dormant. But mostly, we must assume, dead. It all started with such promise. The vision was a gateway, with the rich, outward-looking Chinese, in the heat of economic expansion, setting...
Mayor heralds rebirth of Silvertown showpiece

Mayor heralds rebirth of Silvertown showpiece

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has heralded the start of a new era for London’s historic Royal Docks as work gets underway on the new £3.5billion Silvertown neighbourhood. On a visit to the area’s Millennium Mills today, the Mayor was shown the vision for the area as...
Special Christmas offer for Docklands cable car

Special Christmas offer for Docklands cable car

The Emirates Air Line cable car, which links the Royal Docks to The O2, is supporting children who need help and support by raising funds for the charity Railway Children. A festive cabin will launch on Saturday December 4, raising funds to help children living on the...