Heritage and history
Newham Heritage Month celebrates home in Newham
Listen closely, and every street has a story to tell. Newham Heritage Month is back this June.
Rock around the Docks
Dresses that swish splendidly aren’t one of the Royal Docks’ best-known exports. But they should be. Right here near Royal Victoria Dock are hidden the headquarters of one of Britain’s hottest vintage brands.
Behind the scenes: the Royal Docks responds to Covid-19
The response to Covid-19 has taken skill, sacrifice and community spirit across the Royal Docks.
Connect, adapt, inspire: where to find and give support in the Royal Docks community
With London on lockdown during the coronavirus outbreak, we’ve all seen huge changes to our daily lives. People and organisations across the Royal Docks are stepping in both with practical help and inspiring ideas.
Newham’s hall of fame: eight of the borough’s notable names
Can you guess Newham's most famous residents past and present?
Good work: meet Charlie from Well Bean Co
The Royal Docks has its own Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Meet Well Bean Co, the local chocolate company that wants to help people.
Seven local wildlife wonders to look out for
From seals to seahorses, falcons to cormorants, look closely and you’ll find wildlife in the Royal Docks in abundance.
Good work: meet Sophie from Lockside Kitchen
To kick off our ethical business series, we had a chat with Sophie Taylor from Lockside Kitchen.