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London City Airport wants more flights at weekends
London City Airport wants more flights at weekends

London City Airport wants more flights at weekends

London City Airport in the docklands has opened a public consultation as it seeks to increase the number of planes that can use the airport at weekends.

Jul
05
London Public Art: Athena
London Public Art: Athena

London Public Art: Athena

This tall grey lady just outside London City Airport is Athena, and she's also the tallest bronze sculpture in the UK.s

Jul
08
2020
The day a plane landed in the middle of Canary Wharf
The day a plane landed in the middle of Canary Wharf

The day a plane landed in the middle of Canary Wharf

On this day in 1982, a plane landed in the heart of Canary Wharf, right where the Heron Quays DLR station now stands.

Jun
27
2017

Aircraft over London at night

Living in Docklands, I can lie in bed and watch planes going to/from City Airport, and if working in the living room watch planes heading towards Heathrow. So, I was quite interested to see that the chaps (and chapesses) over

Nov
13
2008

Exploring Beckton

Yesterday I went to Beckton – not this time for a photo session and general nosy at the industrial stuff – but for honest to goodness shopping. I am currently clearing out unwanted Dr Who video tapes on eBay and

Feb
24
2008