Results tagged “wharf”


Should you wish to have Canary Wharf skyline as a constant backdrop this development is ideal.

Launched this month, Paynes and Borthwick by United House Developments comprises 247 new one, two and three-bedroom apartments set in the former Borthwick Wharf building in Deptford.

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By Giles Broadbent on September 9, 2012 12:10 PM |


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• One look at London's skyline and it's clear that the city is shifting eas, so says The Seattle Times. Once a rundown wasteland, east London now glistens with gardens, greenery, and state-of-the-art construction. Skyscrapers punctuate the skyline while a tangle of new Tube lines makes it a quick and easy trip from the center of town.


Councillors struck a blow against what they see as an attempt to reverse the regeneration of the Docklands by plans for a concrete batching plant in the shadow of Canary Wharf.

Residents mounted a successful bid to have the application halted presenting the plan for Orchard Place, next to Virginia Quay, as a return to an anachronistic industrial past.


We're looking to update our links with freelancers in the area so if you are a photographer or reporter available for shift work, holiday cover and the like, please get in touch with indication of your background and experience.

People living locally or with a knowledge of Canary Wharf, the Docklands and east London will have an advantage.

Email with "Freelance" in the subject line.