How do I get to Canary Wharf during the Tube strike?

With the biggest strike for 13 years likely to bring London Underground services to a standstill, here’s our guide to reaching the Wharf without them

Jowell slams Olympic legacy despite east London success

Dame Tessa says Conservative led coalition is to blame for failing to get a generation of children into sport but concedes East End regeneration is ‘extraordinary’

London 2012 stars get ready for National Paralympic Day

London Aquatics centre to stage centrepiece event on July 26. The event will feature Amy Marren and Chloe Davies, who competed at London 2012 when they were both 13

Tube strike: London walkout could be biggest in 13 years

Increasingly likely industrial action in the capital could see Aslef, RMT, TSSA and Unite unions down tools affecting 11 lines and 260 stations.

Watch Wimbledon men’s singles final in Stratford

Whether it’s Murray, Djokovic, Federer or Gasquet who makes it, watch in style at the former Athlete’s Village, which will hold an SW19-themed fair

East London schoolgirls who left UK for Syria marry ISIS militants

The teens from Bethanl Green left Britain in February to join the terror group at its base in Raqqa

West Ham close to signing transfer target Alex Song

Rumours suggest the Barcelona midfielder could be joined by Liverpool’s Glen Johnson and Monaco defender Aymen Abdennour for Irons last season at Upton Park

Limehouse Police touched by thank you poem

Officers from the Tower Hamlets station shared the touching poem that includes the line "I reckon you should put them in jars" when referring to criminals

Hyper Japan set to come to The O2

The show promises to be one of the biggest exhibitions of the year. But what is the Hyper Japan festival? Nintendo, bands and more that’s what 

Millwall re-sign academy product Tony Craig from Brentford

The defender rejoins the Lions three years after moving to the Bees where he made more than 100 appearances. The 30-year-old is a graduate of The Den’s youth system

Canary Wharf Contractors' turnover plummets by 44%

The company, which is the contract arm of Canary Wharf Group, was halted in a major redevelopment project which could have affected revenue

London City Airport launches range of 5G travel phrasebooks

Docklands terminal’s guides cover Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and French to help British travellers communicate abroad. Language tools are also available online

The Wharf Tweets

Property: What can I do if my buyer pulls out?

Comment: It's OK to talk about Tower Hamlets again

See graffiti artist toy with Tower Hamlets Council in cheeky game

Watch Canary Wharf anti-terror exercise

Working Mum: The seven-year irritation has finally kicked in

Watch Wimbledon men’s singles final in Stratford

Whether it’s Murray, Djokovic, Federer or Gasquet who makes it, watch in style at the former Athlete’s Village, which will hold an SW19-themed fair

Celebrate Independence Day in Canary Wharf with burgers

Manhattan Grill on West India Quay will serve The American, The British and The Other created by chef Damian Trejo as the restaurant pits the UK against the USA

How do I get to the Excel centre for Minecon?

Road, rail and... a cable car? It couldn’t be easier for Minecraft fanatics to get to the biggest event in the video game calendar

What's on in east London this weekend?

Be a film nerd at the East End Film Festival, watch a Royal Opera House production live in Canary Wharf or munch yourself silly at Street Feast’s Dinerama in Shoreditch

Crossrail will increase housing options for Canary Wharf workers

The project has an 'Olympic effect' – no-one will know the true impact on the capital until it arrives, says developer

Galliford Try to build 1,100-home Canning Town development

Deal over Silvertown Way scheme in Royal Docks will see Fizzy Living and L And Q involved. The approximate value of the development when finished will be £380million

Come clean on West Ham's secret deal for Olympic Stadium, says Labour

Shadow culture secretary calls £272m transformation a 'fiasco' and calls for transparency

Maine Tower by Galliard Homes set to launch marketing suite with four-day registration event

Launch event on the Isle of Dogs begins on June 25

Property: What can I do if my buyer pulls out?

Estate agent Dawn Sandoval offers advice to a seller whose buyers keep dropping out of the deal. She says keep it on the market until exchange takes place

Lourdes Estate Agents prepare for Canary Wharf 5k fun run

The firm – which has offices in the Docklands and The City – is raising money for Action for Kids by taking part in the charity event

Londoners head to Kent to escape high property prices

Knights Wood development in Royal Tunbridge Wells has three and four-bedroom homes left, created by award-winning property developer Dandara

Canary Wharf Contractors' turnover plummets by 44%

The company, which is the contract arm of Canary Wharf Group, was halted in a major redevelopment project which could have affected revenue

Tech City brain-drain would follow Britain's exit from EU, warns coding boss

Coders from eastern Europe would move country rather than face arduous visa processes, says London newcomer

HSBC slips down annual banking rankings

The Canary Wharf-based bank is lagging behind JP Morgan and Bank of America according to new The Banker’s latest league tables.

Jowell slams Olympic legacy despite east London success

Dame Tessa says Conservative led coalition is to blame for failing to get a generation of children into sport but concedes East End regeneration is ‘extraordinary’

Watch Wimbledon men’s singles final in Stratford

Whether it’s Murray, Djokovic, Federer or Gasquet who makes it, watch in style at the former Athlete’s Village, which will hold an SW19-themed fair

Millwall re-sign academy product Tony Craig from Brentford

The defender rejoins the Lions three years after moving to the Bees where he made more than 100 appearances. The 30-year-old is a graduate of The Den’s youth system

West Ham close to signing transfer target Alex Song

Rumours suggest the Barcelona midfielder could be joined by Liverpool’s Glen Johnson and Monaco defender Aymen Abdennour for Irons' last season at Upton Park

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