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Creating social value at the Royal Docks in Newham
The Royal Docks is the Mayor of London’s largest land-led project and the regeneration team is focused on “place stewardship”. Future of London visited to find out what it means to create a social value legacy.
Royal Docks Rain Garden
Did you know the Royal Docks is currently home to one of the largest Rain Gardens in the country? The Rain Garden is an integral part of a larger initiative led by Newham Council in collaboration with the Royal Docks Team to improve the Royal Docks Corridor.
A playful public realm for Royal Albert Wharf
Two new play areas, improved walking and cycling routes and the revival of a scenic riverside pathway are connecting communities and making the most of this remarkable waterside neighbourhood.
Thames Barrier Park set to welcome a brand-new café
We are delighted to announce that plans are in place to bring the park’s much anticipated café back to life.
Thames Barrier Park honoured with Green Flag award for the sixth consecutive year
Our very own Thames Barrier Park – the biggest park in the Royal Docks area - has once again been honoured with the prestigious Green Flag Award.
The Royal Docks awarded 'Living Wage Places Champion'
The Royal Docks has been honoured with the esteemed 'Living Wage Places Champion' award in recognition of its commitment to promoting and implementing the Living Wage within the area.
New pedestrian bridge adds twist to Royal Docks
Plans have been approved for an elegant new pedestrian and cycle bridge, that will revolutionise access across the docks, connecting Silvertown on the south side.
A ground-breaking moment for Silvertown, as building begins on the neighbourhood’s first affordable homes
The Royal Docks marked a significant milestone last week, with building works beginning on the first affordable homes at Silvertown - a historic 60-acre site at the heart of the Royal Docks.