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ExCeL London launches as NHS Nightingale Hospital
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.
Connect, adapt, inspire: where to find and give support in the Royal Docks community
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.
Our public realm programme is turning infrastructure into a new piece of the city
The Royal Docks’ landscape was built around a single activity: shipping. Now, this is a place where people live, work, and visit. Here’s how our Public Realm Works Programme is transforming the area into a varied and integrated part of London.
Waterside walks, food and green space: the Royal Docks consultation so far
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.
E16 goes green: have your say about new trees and Thames Barrier Park
The Royal Docks is gaining hundreds more trees — and that’s just the beginning. Comment on our planting programme and improvements to Thames Barrier Park.
The Windjammer is opening on 12th March
With spring (nearly!) in the air and the banks of the Thames increasingly being the ideal spot to enjoy a coffee in the morning or a perfectly poured pint after work, what better time to announce the opening of a brand new pub to the heart of Royal Wharf!
ExCeL London partners with inspirational sixth form centre in Newham
ExCeL London today announced a partnership with the London Academy of Excellence (LAE), a sixth form centre based in Stratford, London.
Good work: meet Sophie from Lockside Kitchen
To kick off our ethical business series, we had a chat with Sophie Taylor from Lockside Kitchen.