Flying the flag for the Royal Docks' seafaring history
How the Royal Docks' logo harks back to its nautical history.
In North Woolwich, the ferries are part of the family
History was made as the two new Woolwich ferries began operations transporting passengers and vehicles back and forth across the Thames.
A tour of Tate & Lyle’s raw sugar mountain
Piles of a brown and white sandy substance rise higher than the average house and then some.
The silk that fell from the sky
Amid the horrors of war, there are also always tales of remarkable escapes.
Tackling health inequality with singing, shopping, and a hot lunch
Meet the extraordinary founder of Newham Chinese Association.
The smells of Silvertown
Factories brought employment into the neighbourhood, and with them came the smell.
A history of Tate & Lyle told in cake
What better way to celebrate 140 years of refining sugar in the Royal Docks than a 15 layer cake?