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East Bank – Sadiq Khan Plans Major Cultural Hub In The Olympic Park

Sadiq Khan has announced his plans for a new £1.1bn cultural hub in Stratford called East Bank, in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Inside the new quarter will be an arm of the V&A museum, a dance theatre for Sadler’s Wells, a campus for the University of the Arts London and also music practice and […]

Plans Submitted For Huge £2bn Development in Canada Water

The planning mastermind behind the transformation of King’s Cross has submitted a £2bn bid to create a Docklands “new town” in Canada Water, between the City and Canary Wharf. If granted, it will create 20,000 new jobs and 3,000 new homes – meaning a huge boost for the whole of East London.
British Land has entered […]

Cashmere Wharf in Wapping Launches

The tallest tower of the Wapping development, Cashmere Wharf, has launched with the architects promising the 26-storey tower will become a landmark building. It is part of a wider development by St George at the former home of Rupert Murdoch’s New International empire, and when completed, there will be 1,800 new homes for East London.
Cashmere […]

London – The Best Way Is Up

If you look out over London’s skyline today, it is still a relatively low-rise city, compared to places like New York or Hong Kong. But as space in the capital continues to decrease, the new fight for space is in the sky. With record numbers of tall buildings in the pipeline, it seems that the […]

Formula 1 Powerboat Racing Returns To The Docks

After 30 years, F1 Powerboat racing returns to London as organisers, H2O Racing, announce a London Grand Prix as part of the 2018 World Championship season. Hosted by CentrEd at ExCeL, we can expect catamarans whizzing around the iconic Royal Victoria Dock in the summer sunshine!
Powerboats return to the Docks for the first time in […]

MSG Sphere London – Stratford Set For New Super-Arena

In just a few short years, a brand new arena could be hosting the biggest acts around the globe in Stratford. MSG Sphere London is pushing the boundaries in terms of what a concert can be and it’s coming to our neighbourhood.
The remarkable venue has been designed by arena specialist Populous for the Madison Square […]

Crossrail To Cost The Same As Current Tube Fares

As we ready ourselves for the arrival of Crossrail into London, we have been given some excellent news as to the accessibility of the Elizabeth Line. All regular journeys between zone 1-6 will cost exactly the same as current tube fares.
This announcement is great news as it means we will be more connected than ever, […]

London Excel Successfully Hosts FinovateEurope 2018 For The Second Time

A total of 59 fintech companies descended upon Warehouse K’s neighbour, the London Excel, to demonstrate their innovations to more than 1,200 attendees. It is the second time FinovateEurope has come to the Excel showing that the Royal Docks is where cutting edge business comes.
The conference was held between the 6-9th March at the London […]

1,500 New Homes To Be Built in the Limmo Peninsula

London Mayor Saqid Khan has announced plans to build 1,500 new homes around the tunneling site for Crossrail in East London, creating a new neighbourhood in the Limmo Peninsula. This forms part of the wider regeneration plan in the area of Canning Town and Custom House and is part of Khan’s plan to kick-start a […]

Here East offers space for tech start-ups at Plexal innovation centre

Innovators can apply to move in to the hub in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in November, with the operation due to fully open in spring 2017
Tech start-ups will be able to apply for space at Here East’s Plexal innovation centre from November.

Entiq revealed the launch on its website and announced that it hopes to have the centre […]