Stories from the docks
Join us, and do!
The Royal Docks recruitment campaign has launched. Join us, and help lead one of the UK’s most important regeneration projects.
Thames Barrier Park cafe to re-open as community cooking hub
Community cooking champions People's Kitchen turn food waste into feasts.
Be part of the Royal Docks conversation
Change is on the way for the Royal Docks and everyone in the area is invited to get involved.
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.