Newham Heritage Month celebrates home in Newham
Listen closely, and every street has a story to tell. Newham Heritage Month is back this June.
Five feats of Royal Docks engineering
The Royal Docks themselves put London for their innovation. But the area's technological prowess did not end there.
Exploring the river’s industrial history: Architecture on the Thames East tour
This blustery boat tour by Open City reveals secrets of the city’s past in a way that only the water can.
London Festival of Architecture: what to see in the Royal Docks
The biggest annual architecture festival opens this Saturday, and the Royal Docks is one of its four hubs. Feeling spoilt for choice? Here are some places to begin.
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.