Shadwell Basin footpath overrun with rats (Warning: story contains rats)

If you go down to Shadwell Basin today you are in for a big surprise -…

Wildlife under threat as takeover of Shadwell Basin by swimmers continues

The numerous unauthorised swimmers in Shadwell Basin have ignored polite requests not to swim in the…

Stop swimming at Shadwell Basin asks Mayor. Meh, reply swimmers

Mayor John Biggs has asked the numerous people who come from all over east and south…

Person drowns at Shadwell Basin

Unconfirmed reports today of a person drowned in Shadwell Basin. The photo below of large numbers…

Kingfishers spotted at Shadwell Basin

Kingfishers have been seen early in the morning at Shadwell Basin. It seems these amazing birds…

Turks Head Company announces plan for Wapping lido

Jon Aldenton’s Turks Head Company has unveiled a £3.5m plan for a Wapping Lido which aims…

Great Crested Grebes on Shadwell Basin

Good to see a pair of Great Crested Grebes (Podiceps cristatus) on Shadwell Basin this morning.…

Two kingfishers seen hunting on Shadwell Basin

Kevin is back! And the Wapping Kingfisher has brought a friend. Two (yes – two!) kingfishers…

Wapping Market, Shadwell, E1W Sundays between 10am and 2pm

Wapping Market is held at Brussels Wharf, Wapping, London, E1W on Sundays between 10am and 2pm.

Common Tern diving for fish, Shadwell Basin, E1 (photos)

In an effort to balance coverage of the political nonsense that has been going on recently…