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  Docklands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Docklands is the semi-official name for an area in the east of London, England, comprising parts of several boroughs (Southwark, Tower Hamlets Newham and Greenwich) in Greater London.
The area referred to as the Docklands, which mostly lies on the north bank of the Thames, comprises chiefly of the former properties of the Port of London.
This was addressed by the LDDC with the construction of the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), which connected the Docklands with the City.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Docklands   (2066 words)

  
 Melbourne Docklands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Melbourne Docklands (postcode: 3008) is an urban redevelopment project in Melbourne, Australia.
The Batman's Hill precinct is a pivotal location within Docklands, adjacent to the western edge of the city and bordered by the Yarra River to the south, Spencer Street to the east, Telstra Dome to the north and Victoria Harbour to the west.
The Victoria Harbour Precinct is the centrepiece of Melbourne Docklands.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Melbourne_Docklands   (1269 words)

  
 Docklands - Wikipedia
Ein weiteres Dockgelände befindet sich weiter flussabwärts in Tilbury, wird jedoch nicht zu den Docklands gezählt.
Der Großteil der Docklands wurde in sumpfigem Gelände errichtet, das für die Landwirtschaft ungeeignet war.
Unter der Führung der LDDC wurden in den 1980er und 1990er Jahren weite Gebiete der Docklands in Wohn- und Geschäftszonen umgewandelt.
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/Docklands   (1024 words)

  
 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Museum in Docklands
The Museum in Docklands, which is an offshoot of the Museum of London, tells the story of London's Docklands.
It opened in 2003 and is located in a group of early 19th century dock-side sugar warehouses on the Isle of Dogs, a couple of minutes walk from the Canary Wharf development.
The Museum in Docklands, which is an offshoot of the Museum of London, tells the story of London 's Docklands.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Museum-in-Docklands   (659 words)

  
 London's Docklands: An Overview
In 2006 another attempt was made at kickstarting the economy of the Docklands in the form of The Docklands Reclamation Project.
The Isle of Dogs, the small peninsula formed by the dramatic horseshoe bend of the Thames, once the ideological heart of the Docklands and home to the famous Canary Wharf, is now truly and island due to the bombing of the Thames River Barrier slightly to the east.
The island is only accessible by using either the docks by river, the few small tunnels from the south bank or to use the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), a monorail built by the LDDC in the 80s, which runs from the City to The Isle of Dogs.
www.geocities.com /Tokyo/Fuji/3598/dock.htm   (804 words)

  
 Melbourne Docklands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Melbourne Docklands is a unique waterfront development made up of 200 hectares of land and water and 7 kilometres of waterfront.
Docklands is being developed mainly by the private sector, and its distinct but linked precincts are a dynamic blend of residential, commercial, retail and leisure activities.
Melbourne Docklands is to be: A place for everyone; A thriving water place; Excellent in design; Environmentally responsible; Financially successful.
www.employees.org /~a/future.html   (136 words)

  
 Dublin city dock lands, property development, , urban river side water front harbour regeneration planning authority ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Dublin Docklands Development Authority is undertaking a massive programme of social, economic and physical regeneration in the area.
The Docklands project involves strategic partnerships between the public and private sectors working together in the further regeneration of what was originally a project of some 520 hectares (1,300 acres) of prime river-side land.
Docklands is becoming a new world-class city quarter just a stone's throw from the city centre.
www.dublindocklands.ie /cold_fusion/dublin_docklands/dublin_docklands.cfm   (243 words)

  
 The Royal Docks - A Short History
The economic and social impact of the progressive decline and closure of the docks was a matter of increasing concern to the Dockland Boroughs and the GLC.
The resulting Docklands Joint Committee (DJC) was established by the Government in January 1974 to prepare a strategic plan for the redevelopment of the Docklands area and to co-ordinate the implementation of that plan.
The Docklands boroughs and the GLC agreed to delegate to the Committee most of their development control functions though the DJC was not intended to be an executive agent.
www.royaldockstrust.org.uk /rdhist.htm   (7872 words)

  
 Docklands: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Docklands is the semi-official name for an area in the east of London London quick summary:
The london docklands development corporation (lddc) was a quango set up in 1981 to regenerate the docklands area of east london....
The docklands light railway (dlr) is a light rail public transport metro for the redeveloped docklands area of eastern london....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/d/do/docklands.htm   (4782 words)

  
 Docklands - Sailing for Everyone
Docklands have been sailing most 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month except when it clashes with other functions like State and National Championships.
Docklands Sailability is proud to have been the testing site of the new Liberty.
Docklands Sailability's merger with Docklands Yacht Club is still yet to be discussed and become a fact.
www.s4e.org /s4e/docklands   (1003 words)

  
 Docklands Forum Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Forum works to protect and enhance the region's economic, social, natural and built environment and works closely in partnership with a multitude of agencies to ensure that regeneration opportunities are developed in a sustainable manner and respect local residential as well as business interests.
Docklands Froum have had a long and continous relationship with the University of East London, working with the University on transport matters.
Dockland Forum is funded by the London Borough Grants Committee.
dockforum.gold.ac.uk   (1448 words)

  
 Weekend Breaks in Docklands > Superbreak
Hotels in the Docklands area of London are perfectly placed for a weekend break in the capital.
Whether you are visiting trade fairs at Excel or wanting a leisure break away from the bustle of the tourist traps, docklands weekend breaks in the City are ideal.
The stunning 4-star Sunborne Yacht in Docklands and the 5-star Grange City Hotel on Tower Hill are two of the many hotels ideal as a base for a weekend break in London.
www.superbreak.com /london-index/docklands-weekend-break.htm   (432 words)

  
 Docklands at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
One of the most important government interventions in the Docklands was the creation in 1982 of an Enterprise Zone, an area in which businesses were exempted from various property taxes.
This made investing in the Docklands an extremely attractive proposition and helped to kick-start a property boom (or gold rush, in the view of some) in the area.
Transport links have continued to improve, with the western Docklands gaining a Tube connection via the Jubilee Line Extension (opened 1999) and the DLR has been extended to Beckton and Lewisham.
www.wiki.tatet.com /Docklands.html   (1701 words)

  
 Docklands Light Railway - Press Room - Latest News
Docklands Light Railway Ltd (DLRL) part of Transport for London (TfL), today confirmed the award of a £400m franchise to Serco Limited (Serco) to continue to operate, maintain and support the DLR for the next seven years.
Serco Docklands Ltd, operator of London’s Docklands Light Railway (DLR) was awarded one of the highest accolades in the UK rail industry on 1st September when it received the Outstanding Achievement title at the National Rail Awards.
Docklands Light Railway is planning to submit a Transport and Works Act Order application for its £130 million capacity enhancement project by the end of February.
pressroom.dlr.co.uk /latest_news/index.asp   (1084 words)

  
 Docklands Light Railway - Contact DLR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Docklands Light Railway is committed to achieving the highest possible levels of customer service and customer care.
To contact Docklands Light Railway for all general enquiries and feedback please use this form.
To request the latest information and literature from Docklands Light Railway please use this form.
www.tfl.gov.uk /dlr/customer/index.shtml   (162 words)

  
 MyWork\London\dock
The Docklands area suffered extensive damage during the Second World War, and much of this damage was never repaired.
In 1981 the London Docklands Development Corporation (LDDC) was established, to try and generate employment, new housing and an improved economy.
Employment in the Docklands was once solely based around the manual labour involved in the export and import of goods at the docks.
www.geocities.com /TimesSquare/Lair/1308   (2530 words)

  
 Docklands, Chartered Accountants and Management Consultants.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Docklands Ltd is a private limited company formed in 2001 to provide quality assured Financial and Management Accountancy Services and Business I.T solutions.
Docklands, in October 2004, was appointed as a service provider under the Government "Framework for Management Consultancy Services" and was successful in the Financial Accountancy, Economic Appraisal and Internal Audit disciplines.
The emerging Financial and Government institutions based in the Dockland areas of London, Dublin and the Belfast Waterfront have inspired the Docklands name.
www.docklandsltd.com   (277 words)

  
 Properties for sale in Docklands
Situated within a contemporary development within the heart of the Docklands, this stylish two bedroomed flat boasts double aspect views and two balconies, both with fabulous views.
This exceptional three bedroomed flat is located within a breathtaking dockside warehouse conversion and retails fabulous original features throughout, open-plan living and an enviable location close to all amenities.
Located within a gorgeous riverside development (with lift and porterage) this is a luxurious two bedroomed flat with a private balcony, a chic interior and stunning views.
www.foxtons.co.uk /properties/uk-london-docklands-62/properties-for-sale-in-docklands.html   (449 words)

  
 Properties to rent in Docklands
Wapping, E1 With charming views of St Katharine's Dock from one of the two private balconies, secure, gated entry and swift access to the City this two bedroomed flat is truly fabulous with a chic interior and quiet location.
Located moments from the Thames this vast, stylish two bedroomed flat is full of original character with wood ceiling beams, exposed brickwork, a granite kitchen and two en suite marble bathrooms.
This is a magnificent three bedroomed flat that enjoys a wealth of natural light from floor-to-ceiling glass doors leading to a private terrace that looks across the beautiful Royal Victoria Dock.
www.foxtons.co.uk /properties/uk-london-docklands-62/properties-to-rent-in-docklands.html   (413 words)

  
 Docklands-About Docklands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Melbourne Docklands is being developed in stages, based on market demand, over the next 10 to 15 years.
As you can see from these build-out images, Melbourne Docklands is a carefully and strategically managed staged process.
This staged process is designed to ensure consistent community development patterns and to establish needs and environments that meet and encourage this growth.
www.docklands.vic.gov.au /docklands/about/staged/index.shtml   (89 words)

  
 Docklands
Yes, Docklands has gone through the roof for riverside apartments, penthouses and flats - although you can still see the estates of the old East end behind the new developments.
Despite seeming as though it is constantly in a property surge, Docklands has a history of changing fortunes as quick as the tides that ebb in from the Thames everyday.
The worlds of everyday people and Dockland dwellers seem poles apart, which is sad for all concerned really.
www.mywapping.co.uk /docklands/property-docklands.htm   (394 words)

  
 Docklands City Office Furniture
Docklands City Office Furniture is the ultimate choice for office furniture, both new and second hand.
Docklands City Office Furniture have an enormous resource of knowledge in the office furniture industry, and have large stocks of second hand furniture always in stock.
Docklands City Office Furniture awarded the contract to supply Mitsubishi Corporation with their office furniture for the new and prestigious Mid City Place.
www.blib.com /officefurniture   (276 words)

  
 Quest Docklands
Quest Docklands has been purpose built to accommodate both the corporate and leisure traveller, featuring 133 serviced apartments, Quest Docklands will be the largest serviced apartment business in the Docklands Precinct.
Sharing the concourse with Telstra Dome, Quest Docklands is ideally situated for guests attending the vast number of sporting and corporate events held at the venue.
Quest Docklands offers a complete range of guest services including breakfast packs and restaurant chargeback and provides the convenience of an on site meeting room for up to 50 delegates plus secure under cover car parking.
www.questdocklands.com.au   (294 words)

  
 Estate Agents with Properties for Sale or Rent in London Docklands and Canary Wharf area.
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PROPERTY MATTERS and its' parent Company have operated in Docklands for the last six and eleven years respectively and thus have a wealth of invaluable experience in sales, lettings and ongoing management of property similar to your own.
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www.propertymatters.co.uk   (983 words)

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