Post-blitz Wapping – 1948 photos show our community rebuilding after Second World War

A series of photographs capturing Wapping as it rebuilt after the Second World War entitled 1948:Docklands…

A gentle plug for The Gentle Author of Spitalfields

You are sick of reading about politics. We are sick of writing about politics. What to…

Barnardo’s memorial honours orphans buried in unmarked graves

Friends, supporters and family of Barnado’s recently gathered at Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park for the emotional…

A son of Wapping returns home

The Love Wapping History Team (Western Wapping Group) had a great start to their week with…

Morrissey on location in Wapping

Thanks to Layla of the Turks Head for bringing this to the attention of the Love…

Sailing Barge Cabby – a trip down the Thames

Continuing our content theme of ‘anything but political corruption’ here is another video for you of…

Archaeology work at Shadwell Street Roman Baths

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it just a big hole? No –…

“For your tomorrow we gave our today” D-Day 6 June 1944

Grim view. Especially if you are just about to die. Normandy 6 June 1944 It is said…

British Pathé News: historic Wapping on film

A Bank Holiday weekend treat for all you Wapping history enthusiasts. The digital collection of British Pathé on…

Is Tobacco Dock wasting another opportunity?

Wandering past Tobacco Dock an hour ago I was just behind a group of visitors to…