With London on lockdown during the coronavirus outbreak, we’ve all seen huge changes to our daily lives. People and organisations across the Royal Docks are stepping in both with practical help and inspiring ideas.
On the 24th of March, the government announced plans to transform ExCeL London into a temporary hospital. Initially accepting 500 patients, the Nightingale Hospital has capacity for up to 4,000 patients across two wards should it be needed, to step up and respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
For 11,000 people, the Royal Docks is home. Here’s the what the people who live and work here want to see in the area’s future.
Sonia Hughes will bring her outdoor, interactive installation I Am From Reykjavik to the Royal Docks.