Stories from the docks
Meet the bees at Silvertown Quays
Since last autumn, these new residents have been filling the air with a gentle hum and ever so slowly turning urban flowers into honey.
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.
Art & Culture
Four walks to discover the Royal Docks
It's perfect weather for a walk. Here are four routes that take very different paths around, through, and along the Royal Docks.
Campaigning for empathy: meet RAW Labs' artist Enni-Kukka Tuomala
This project aims to make Newham more empathetic. We met at campaign HQ to find out how.
Trader opportunity: be the Snack Shack at this year’s urban seaside
If your ice cream is the creamiest and you’d like the chance to sell it to over 50,000 people at Kids Summer Splash this summer, read on.
Sharing global experiences: City of Cape Town visit the Royal Docks
Cape Town city government, tourism and investment agencies discover how local projects and enterprises are reviving the visitor and business tourism economy in the Royal Docks
‘Lifeboat in a Box’ training centre coming to Royal Albert Dock
Atlantic Pacific are a small charity with a simple and impossibly demanding dream: a world in which no one drowns.
Creativity means diversity: UEL host talent hackathon with Microsoft
What will going to work look like in 50 years’ time? The University of East London is determined to prepare its students for this unpredictable new world.