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A Gift From The Gods is based in Westferry, London, close to Canary Wharf and the River Thames. Here are some of the things we love about our neighbourhood.
This is an amazing aerial view of Canary Wharf, making it look both tiny and gigantic.

100 Incredible Views Out Of Airplane Windows

London building tops / Tim Gallagher who took the picture says "I took these shots on the of December.This fog delayed my next flight but at least I got these shots. This is Canary Wharf, the new financial center in London"

The Thames as it winds its way by the Isle of Dogs.

River Thames, UK - Someone wrote they once floated this river for a couple hours after watching a Shakespeare play. Perfect London experience :) I didn't know you could do that!

Robin Hood Gardens was completed in 1972. Designed to improve the quality of social housing, the apartment blocks now face demolition. Campaigners tried to save the buildings, but they were not supported by the residents...

Campaign To Save Robin Hood Gardens .It has been proposed that Robin Hood Gardens be saved from demolition by giving it a listing / Jim Dyson/Getty Images

Mackenzie Moulton's 1984 "Gun Public House, Isle of Dogs". A wonderful pub in a wonderful location.

Mackenzie Moulton's 1984 "Gun Public House, Isle of Dogs". A wonderful pub in a wonderful location.

Sir Ian McKellen is a local. He recently became the landlord of one of Limehouse's most famous pubs, The Grapes.

movie error fail gandalf LOTR lord of the rings funny humor thats why hes never late the watch

"Unloading tea-ships in the East India docks" from the Illustrated London News, 1867.

"Unloading tea-ships in the East India docks" from the Illustrated London News, 1867

Local resident and film dircetor Eran Creevy whose directorial debut 'Shifty' was BAFTA nominated was granted rare permission to film scenes for his new movie Welcome To The Punch starring James McAvoy at Canary Wharf. Due for release September 2012.

IFC Films snaps up ‘Punch’

Docklands resident and film dircetor Eran Creevy whose directorial debut 'Shifty' was BAFTA nominated was granted rare permission to film scenes for his new movie Welcome To The Punch starring James McAvoy at Canary Wharf. Due for release September

Poplar Dockside and the Limehouse Viaduct on 14 July 1987. The area today is know as Limehouse Marina. We often feed the ducks there.

Poplar Dockside and the Limehouse Viaduct on 14 July The area today is know as Limehouse Marina. We often feed the ducks there.

St Anne's Church, Limehouse designed by architect Nicholas Hawksmoor. Nestled (or captive) between the A13 Commercial Road and the Docklands Light Railway, it is a brief oasis of calm and reflection as you whizz by.

St Anne's Church, Limehouse designed by architect Nicholas Hawksmoor. Nestled (or captive) between the Commercial Road and the Docklands Light Railway, it is a brief oasis of calm and reflection as you whizz by.

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