ExCeL London heralds 2020 as year of growth

ExCeL London heralds 2020 as year of growth

Exhibition centre ExCeL London has said 2020 will be its best year ever with 24 new or relocating shows heading east to the Royal Docks. It builds on the 14 new shows and launches at Excel London in 2019, which saw Brand Licensing Europe and EGX hosted at the venue...
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...
Round-the-world yacht race to finish at Royal Docks

Round-the-world yacht race to finish at Royal Docks

The Royal Albert Dock will play host to the finish of the prestigious and gruelling Clipper Round the World Yacht race in the summer next year. Royal Albert, part of the Royals in East London will lay on race finish festivities to welcome home the fleet and the 700...
The woman who brought the Prime Minister to heel

The woman who brought the Prime Minister to heel

Gina Miller will go down in legal history as one of the foremost protectors of constitutional rigour, a tenacious agitator for Parliamentary sovereignty and a woman who brought a self-willed prime minister to heel. And she learnt her law in East London. Mrs Miller...