The idea of a devolved “eastern powerhouse” as portrayed by its most persuasive advocate Newham mayor Sir Robin Wales is one that deserves attention.
Here’s an unappetising question after the mayoral election: what of the former Tower Hamlets First councillors who make up a sizeable opposition in the council chamber.
He’s secured a mandate from Tower Hamlets and the task is enormous. Here’s our contribution to his early brain-storming
The actors talk about their inspiration – and the award that means the most to them.
The Stepney actress and former queen of the Queen Vic tells us about her experiences with the musical London Road
A new generation of building systems want to turn dry stats and feedback into information that will guide you through the day.
New immersive experience at Old Truman Brewery, Shoreditch, examines a product of evolution that has seemingly magical qualities
For the people of Tower Hamlets who endured the divisive rule of Mayor Lutfur Rahman, the overwhelming sense is one of correctness. The verdict was right
Volunteers identify names and backgrounds of more than 5,000 people buried in the Bedlam burial ground – including a Lord Mayor
Dark Universe, the planetarium show at the Royal Observatory, tells the story of how scientists built a picture of the universe – and concluded that a vast majority was “missing”.
Time and place are exquisitely linked. As you go higher, for example, time dilates. These days its even possible to measure this change in the tens of centimetres so the skyscraper dwellers of London can laugh at the fast-ageing bottom-feeders.