The Mayor of London has proposed two massive road tunnels under central London to relieve congestion, one beginning at Hackney Wick, and the other in Beckton, while also confirming work on the new Silvertown Tunnel under the Thames.
Poplar HARCA (Housing and Regeneration Community Association) has been awarded almost £1.8m from the Mayor of London’s Regeneration Fund to convert 81 underused garages and surrounding land into a new fashion hub, which will include a garment manufacturing unit and incubation space for designers.
Havering Council, in partnership with TfL, has today unveiled updated plans to transform Harold Wood station – as part of a series of major improvements on the Eastern section of the Crossrail route, between Stratford and Shenfield.
RB Greenwich has adopted a policy which aims to force developers who submit residential applications that do not meet their affordable housing target will to publish their viability assessments.
Circle Old Ford Housing Association are showing plans for the redevelopment of the former London CHest Hospital site in Bethnal Green.
Lea Bridge Station is set to re-open in the spring of 2016.
A planning application has been submitted to convert the former Stoneglow Candles building in Dagenham into a church and banqueting hall.
Galliard Homes and Cain Hoy have bought Peruvian Wharf in the Royal Docks.
Heathrow Airport will be working in collaboration with Westfield Sportscars, and Oxbotica, to develop new automated pods for public trials as part of the GATEway driverless car project in Greenwich.
Waltham Forest Council has been awarded £1.1million from the Mayor of London for the Blackhorse Lane area of Walthamstow.