Stories from the docks
Good news for good growth with Tate & Lyle warehouse set to become affordable workspace
£2.8 million to be awarded to the new project led by Projekt.
Made in the Royal Docks: local treats to try
Over the past year, these local organisations have been keeping us nourished in mind and body.
The Royal Docks is at the heart of London’s river revival
The Thames is at the beginning of a renaissance, as the river again becomes central to city life.
Art & Culture
Watch artists at work without even stepping inside
Artists from Bow Arts have launched Art in the Docks, a new gallery that aims to throw the Royal Docks’ art community wide open as it taps into the area’s creative spirit.
Join our community working group and shape the Royal Docks public spaces
Our new Public Spaces Community Working Group will be a diverse group of local people who advise on public space projects. Come and join us.
Renewable energy challenge - a call for innovators
Can you help the Royal Docks thrive in a post pandemic world?
Signposts to the future: the Royal Docks Design Guides are out now
A landscape that’s a joy to explore and that has everything you need. A place where natural beauty and historic artefacts are thoughtfully highlighted, and where every route is accessible, intuitive and suitably lit.
Newham Youth Map explores the borough through young people’s eyes
Getting to know the area just became easier thanks to the Newham Youth Map. Developed by young people from the borough, the map is sharing unsung gems and taking on Google Maps – grassroots style.
The Royal Docks in 2020: seven things to celebrate
With last year in the rear view mirror, we take a look at how the Royal Docks pulled together and pushed forward in this unusual time.
Silvertown Way underpass was the star of Marcus Lyall’s Presence
There is nothing profound about underpasses and expressways. And yet, artist Marcus Lyall’s installation for last year’s Join the Dock persuaded us to stop in wonder.
Art & Culture
Institute of Imagination is off to a flying start in the Royal Docks
The Institute of Imagination team have barely touched down in their new space, but they haven’t lost a moment in inspiring children to make, create and dream big.