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The Port of London Authority has re-affirmed that it wants to see Orchard Wharf, neighbouring the East India Dock Basin, safeguarded for industrial use.

Campaigners living in Virginia Quay had sought a re-designation of the site to block plans for a concrete batching plant on the redundant area at the mouth of the Lea. Tonight (Thursday) councillors will re-visit the proposal.


Campaigners against plans for a development in Virginia Quay have vowed to continue their protests despite changes to the proposal.

Last month, London Thames Gateway Development Corporation's planning committee deferred the decision on the Cube Developments application in order to seek legal advice on whether it has grounds to refuse it.


The banks left Canning Town in the '80s and '90s due to a rise in armed robberies, according to locals.

It's just one of the amenities lacking on the high street in Barking Road where bookmakers and charity shops dominate.