Stories from the docks
Apply now for the Royal Docks Internship Programme
Young people in and around the Royal Docks can now apply for our pioneering internship programme, through which aspiring professionals can break into new industries.
Join the Docks returns for 2020: autumn programme confirmed
We’re delighted to announce that Join the Docks is back for a second year with an autumn season packed full of exciting activities taking place online and in key locations across London’s historic Royal Docks.
Thames Barrier Park in the Royal Docks wins a Green Flag Award, for a third successive year
Parks and green spaces have always been a place of serenity, freedom and relaxation. However, over the last few months, they have been of even greater importance.
‘Chinese Fortune’: the project recording 50 years of Newham oral history
Over the past year, Newham Chinese Association has been working on an oral history project to document the rich Chinese history of Newham and the Royal Docks.
Coffee and community puts Perky Blenders x Goodvibes on the map
Great coffee draws you into the new Expressway cafe, but the good atmosphere makes you stay.
Relive some of the incredible performances in the Royal Docks from this year’s Greenwich and Docklands Festival
Reimagined to facilitate social distancing and to ensure the safety of staff, performers and audiences, the festival saw over 150 performances and welcomed over 20,000 people over three weeks.
Art & Culture
Royal Docks and Greenwich: an East London arts loop that spans the Thames
Forget the London Eye – the view from the Emirates Air Line is second to none. And on either side, you’ll find an emerging arts destination for East London.
Shaping solutions together: towards a new Community Strategy for the Royal Docks
Big conversations are taking place in the Royal Docks ahead of our publication of an overarching Community Strategy around the end of this year.
Have your Say: Crystal Public Consultation
In summer 2020, the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, began the process of consulting GLA staff on plans to relocate City Hall to The Crystal.
From Covid-19 support to mentorships: Expressway steps up
Looking for supportive office or studio space? Expressway could be the place for you.
Watch: Untethered: Royal Docks x Boy Blue – Millennium Mills
Untethered explores how the structures that inform how we live our lives haven’t been updated whilst individuals and sub cultures have changed and evolved in order to be relevant. A solo dancer breaks free from the constraints of the past to move into the future.