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...
Why East London is the new home of ballet

Why East London is the new home of ballet

Top class ballet will leap in to the lives of East Londoners waiting for their trains at the Canning Town station. The new home of the English National Ballet on the neighbouring City Island development is partially translucent – letting passengers catch a glimpse of...
London Triathlon set to take over Docklands

London Triathlon set to take over Docklands

​​The Royal Docks plays host to one of the most popular mass participation sporting events of capital’s calendar on July 27 and 28. The London Triathlon uses the water and the roads around the Docklands so participants see the landmarks of London during their...
Excel to host top AI conference

Excel to host top AI conference

​ExCel London has been selected to host the world-leading International Conference on Robotics and Automations (ICRA) in 2023. Beating tough competition from rival cities, the Royal Docks venue will welcome 4,000 of the world’s top experts and researchers in...
London City Airport consults on masterplan

London City Airport consults on masterplan

​London City Airport is currently consulting with the public on its expansion plans over the next 15 years. Its draft masterplan, the first since 2006, outlines how the hub in Royal Docks will exploit its new capacity, which is currently under construction in a £500...
Have your say on future of Albert Island

Have your say on future of Albert Island

​​The final round of consultation has begun on the redevelopment of Albert Island, at the east end of the Royal Albert Dock and neighbouring University of East London’s Docklands Campus. Currently, the 25 acres of brownfield land, beneath the London City Airport...