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Tour de Docks: get cycling with Brompton Bike Hire
Still water, broad pavements, wheels for hire, and not a car in sight — all the ingredients for a cycling holiday in Europe. Except this is Royal Victoria Dock.
Never alone: how Fight for Peace is beating isolation
How do you combine contact sports with social distancing? North Woolwich martial arts club Fight for Peace is stepping up to a new challenge: lockdown.
#LondonTogether: meet three Royal Docks neighbours who are going the distance
From Royal Albert Wharf’s giant rainbow to the LDEUTC student 3D-printing thousands of visors for the NHS, our Royal Docks neighbours are going above and beyond to make a difference. Here are three of their stories.
Behind the scenes: the Royal Docks responds to Covid-19
The response to Covid-19 has taken skill, sacrifice and community spirit across the Royal Docks.
ExCeL London launches as NHS Nightingale Hospital
On the 24th of March, the government announced plans to transform ExCeL London into a temporary hospital, with capacity for up to 4,000 patients should it be needed.
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.