LFA2023: Exploring Dockland stories

At the Docks

LFA2023: Exploring Dockland stories

Discover diverse stories as you participate on a guided walk, around the Royal Docks with Eastside Community Heritage, as part of the London Festival of Architecture’s In common, event.

Starting at City Hall, arrive from 4.30pm to embark on a guided walking trail at 5pm, which takes in the Royal Victoria Docks, as hidden-histories are and shared. Find out about City Hall’s location’s name bearer, Kamal Chunchie, whose innovation transformed the lives of dock workers and their families during the 1920’s, as well as the different communities who lived and worked in the London Docklands. Sound clips from those who were there, bring these stories to life, bearing witness to the secrets of the docklands.

Part of the London Festival of Architecture 2023.

Time & date

Tuesday 6 June 2023


City Hall, E16 1ZE


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For your visit

New Arrival

Food & Drink

Perky Blenders

Everything about Perky Blenders x Goodvibes is upbeat and friendly, from the name and the decor all the way to its coffee.

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Places To Stay

Good Hotel London

This floating hotel is also a not-for profit organisation that invests in the local community.

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Art & Culture

Making Space: The People’s Plan

Large-scale artwork reproducing ‘The People’s Plan for the Royal Docks,’ a 1980s community-led project to oppose the airport.

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