Work is set to start this month on a 243-home mixed-use development at Barking's Creative Industries Quarter.
Bouygues Development said the £40 million Abbey Road scheme – by Cartwright Pickard Architects and now scheduled for completion in March 2014 – would “change the image of the quarter”.
The two-phase development will see the construction of some 1,800sq m of creative and retail space, as well as the 243 homes.
Thirteen new council homes at Sugden Way in Barking were delivered and lifted into place in the space of just seven days.
Eagle-eyed excavators discovered a piece of Barking’s history in the shape of a 100-year-old R. White’s bottle, unearthed as they laid the…
Dagenham’s newest addition to its selection of hotels opened for business on a site near the much-anticipated Dagenham film studios.