Stories from the docks
What’s next for Thames Barrier Park?
It’s a nature sanctuary, a playground, a spot to watch the barrier in action, a Green Flag award-winner and, of course, the area’s stunning gym-with-a-view. But what’s next for the Royal Docks’ largest green space?
Good Growth Fund: innovative and transformative projects to be supported through new landmark programme
The Royal Docks is one of London’s most unique locations, home to a diverse range of people and businesses, and an area with the potential to become globally recognised for its approach to urban renewal.
The Greenwich and Docklands International Festival announces 2020 Programme
The Greenwich and Docklands International Festival has announced plans to stage a large-scale event celebrating the NHS and as a memorial to the people who have died during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Totally Thames 2020 celebrates river art and creativity around the world
Totally Thames 2020 is back for an uplifting festival celebrating the river at the heart of the city, which connects us to places far and wide.
Join the Docks returns: Call for submissions to Join the Docks Autumn Programme is now closed.
Applications for projects to be included in Join the Docks Autumn Programme closed on 23 August.
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.
Mayor launches consultation on relocating City Hall to the Royal Docks
This morning the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan announced a consultation on plans for the Greater London Authority (GLA) to move its current base of operations from London's South Bank to a potential new headquarters at The Crystal building in the Royal Docks.
Funding package for Silvertown Quays announced by Homes England
Homes England has agreed funding packages totalling £309m to accelerate construction at three major London housing developments, one of which is Silvertown Quays in the Royal Docks in Newham.