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Hive Heroes: Royal Docks Honey Harvest
This week a bounty of honey, produced by the Royal Docks’ resident community of honeybees, was delivered to the Community Food Enterprise.
Caramel Rock – designing dreams for young Londoners
Steve Deidrick, Operations Manager for Caramel Rock, tells us about the charity’s fantastic work with young Londoners and their exciting collaboration with Formula E.
Royal Docks Charity: 100,000 young people engaged in 15-Year Partnership with Metropolitan Police
Royal Docks based charity Newham All Star Sports Academy (NASSA) is celebrating its 15-year partnership with the Metropolitan Police on their award-winning ‘Carry A Basketball Not A Blade’ (CABNAB) initiative.
People Powering the Royal Docks
From painting in the park to rowing in the Royal Docks, youth-leadership to peer support, an exciting range of projects have received residents’ votes in the Royal Docks.
Art & Culture
Pull up a pew! Winning designs announced for our final round of Pews and Perches
The winning design teams have been announced for our fifth and final edition of the Pews and Perches design competition.
Meet Bianca Frimpong, founder and Managing Director of The Community Shop Newham
We caught up with Bianca Frimpong, founder and Managing Director of The Community Shop Newham. She shared her journey to creating an independent gift shop with a difference in the Royal Docks.
A New Vision for Beckton Gasworks
Once the largest gasworks in Europe, employing 4,500 people and supplying 4.5 million customers at its peak, it closed in 1969 with the advent of natural gas.
Art & Culture
New public art inspired by the nature and wildlife of Royal Albert Wharf
A striking new piece of public art, inspired by the natural environment, has been unveiled in Royal Albert Wharf.