Stories from the docks
Newham Word Festival: live drawing and zombie jokes with Julian Clary
Primary school groups from across Newham spent an afternoon watching live drawing, readings and sing-a-longs.
Newham Word Festival: #BecauseWe’veRead book club provokes change and conversation
By turns enlightening, funny, and thought-provoking, this evening of conversation exemplified the unique strengths of the borough’s literary fortnight.
Art & Culture
Sculpted from sugar: Silvertown legend Henry Tate gets a fitting tribute
Artist Gala Bell talks deep-fried paintings and shares her collaboration with Tate & Lyle.
Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz opens Newham Word Festival
Newham is no ordinary London borough. So any literary festival run in the area should have a few surprises up its sleeve too.
Flying the flag for the Royal Docks' seafaring history
How the Royal Docks' logo harks back to its nautical history.
Art & Culture
Royal Albert Wharf seen through the photos of those who live here, at OurRAW exhibition
Over 200 entries were submitted, showcasing the docks in all their changing colours.
RAD's Neil Robinson on bringing the Royal Docks back as a centre for world trade
Transforming the vacant north bank of Royal Albert Dock, RAD is set to become a new business district for London.
New brand for London City Airport
In vivid greens and blues, London City Airport's new brand embraces the airport's future as a hub for business and leisure travellers alike.