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Riverside News | 11 Aug 2020

Riverside News – Summer 2020

A newsletter for Thames Ward residents

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News | 15 Jul 2020

Thames Clippers to Service Barking Riverside

Barking Riverside Limited and Thames Clippers have agreed a long-term contract to extend the capital’s leading River Bus service to…

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Community | 09 Jul 2020

Your Community Life

Your welcome guide to community life at Barking Riverside

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News | 03 Jun 2020

Covid-19 Update

An update from BRL To all residents and members of the local community, we wanted to reassure you that the…

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News | 03 Apr 2020

A virtual tour of the Parklands Duplex Show Apartment

Take a virtual step inside L&Q’s brand new show home at Parklands, Barking Riverside – a spacious two bedroom duplex…

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Community,News | 05 Feb 2020

Barking Riverside Enterprise Car Club Comes to Parklands

A bright red Hyundai i10 is now parked at the Barking Riverside Sales Suite, a short walk from Parklands homes,…

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Community,News | 02 Jan 2020

Apply Now – Paid Resident Roles in the Barking Riverside Learning Forum

Are you currently living in Thames Ward? Do you have ideas about how the Barking Riverside Community Interest Company (CIC)…

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News | 23 Dec 2019

Top tips on saving for a deposit

Saving up for a deposit is one of the main hurdles when it comes to getting on the property ladder.…

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Riverside Read | 23 Dec 2019


Discover the latest homes, news and reviews from Barking Riverside.

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Community | 12 Dec 2019

On Your Bike at Barking Riverside

The New Year is creating a new buzz for cycling at Barking Riverside, with Transport for London set to start…

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News | 25 Nov 2019

London Borough of Barking and Dagenham tops London house price growth list

Research published in the Evening Standard reveals that the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham has seen the highest house…

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Community | 11 Nov 2019

Lasers light up the sky

Barking Riverside London is excited to announce the London debut of an award-winning light installation at Barking Riverside, in partnership…

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Community | 25 Oct 2019

November Winter Lights Programme

Lighting up Barking this November, there are a series of exciting Winter Lights events bringing local communities together. Barking Riverside…

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Community | 25 Oct 2019

Community Fireworks Display 2019

The Barking Riverside Residents Events Panel is pleased to announce this year’s Barking Riverside and Thames View Community Fireworks Display…

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News | 16 Oct 2019

Pollution busting trees from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park given new home at Barking Riverside

Pollution-busting London Plane trees from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park have been carefully moved to a new home at Barking Riverside,…

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News | 11 Oct 2019

Parklands wins ‘Best Large Development’ at National Housing Awards 2019

It was a fantastic day for L&Q at the National Housing Awards 2019, with Parklands winning one of the most…

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Riverside Read | 20 Sep 2019


Discover the latest homes, news and reviews from Barking Riverside.

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News | 20 Aug 2019

Take a peek inside a Parklands home

With just a few weeks to go until the reveal of the brand new show apartment at Barking Riverside, L&Q…

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Uncategorised | 12 Aug 2019

What is the Barking Riverside Community Interest Company (CIC)?

Have you heard people mention the Barking Riverside CIC, but you still want to understand more about what this is…

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Riverside Read | 15 Jul 2019

The Riverside Read | Volume 3 | Summer Edition

Discover the latest homes, news and reviews from Barking Riverside.

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Uncategorised | 05 Jul 2019

New Homeowners Competition: Terms & Conditions

Welcoming our brand new residents to Parklands, L&Q are offering a £100 John Lewis voucher to those with the best…

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Community | 01 Jul 2019

Big Barking Riverside Picnic returns

Barking Riverside and Thames View residents are invited to the second annual Big Barking Riverside Picnic on Saturday 6th July,…

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Community,News | 13 Jun 2019

Update regarding the fire at Samuel Garside House

Since the fire at Samuel Garside House earlier this week Barking Riverside Limited (BRL), working with the London Borough of…

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Community | 28 May 2019

Applications for GoodGym Barking Trainer are now open

GoodGym, the socially minded project that mixes healthy lifestyles with community focused volunteer work, is establishing their first Barking-based group.…

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Uncategorised | 14 May 2019

Barking Riverside partners with UKActive

Barking Riverside Limited has partnered with UKActive to create more opportunities for residents in Thames Ward to be active. UKActive…

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News | 10 May 2019

Biking at Barking Riverside

Do you love jumping on your bike and feeling the wind rush through your hair? Or perhaps you prefer a…

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Community,News,Press Releases | 30 Apr 2019

Innovative engagement using digital

We are delighted to announce that Barking Riverside Limited is one of the very first to sign up to a…

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Community,Press Releases | 30 Apr 2019

Easter opening for newest play park

Over 100 local residents came out to celebrate the completion of Playhill Park, Barking Riverside’s newest park, this week. Local…

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Uncategorised | 12 Apr 2019

Teens enjoy making a beat!

Teens living in the Thames View ward are getting the opportunity to work with industry professionals whilst learning to make…

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Community | 11 Apr 2019

NHS Healthy New Town Survey is out!

It’s important for us to understand how residents feel about their health, lifestyle and various aspects of the environment around…

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Uncategorised | 03 Apr 2019

Barking Riverside partners with Royal Life Saving Society UK

Barking Riverside has become an official accredited ‘RLSS UK Water Safety Partner’ with The Royal Lifesaving Society UK. The partnership…

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Community,News | 03 Apr 2019

Young Foundation Partnership

The Young Foundation are working in partnership with BRL to find out what local residents’ hopes and dreams are now…

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Community,Press Releases | 02 Apr 2019

Playhill Park celebrations

Barking Riverside is celebrating the opening of Playhill Park on Tuesday 16th April.  Join us from 1PM – 4PM for…

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News | 27 Mar 2019

Find your forever home at Barking Riverside

What does your dream family home look like? Maybe it has a large garden for the children to play outdoors…

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News | 22 Feb 2019

Springing into a healthy season

As the weather starts to improve and we say goodbye to another winter, there are few better points in the…

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News,Press Releases | 31 Jan 2019

Exclusive incentives available for one weekend only

From Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February 2019, buyers can enjoy exclusive incentives at Parklands, Barking Riverside as part of…

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Community,News | 14 Nov 2018


Thames Ward will be getting a green makeover in 2019 from the Mayor of London’s Green Capital Grants – with…

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Community,News,Press Releases | 08 Nov 2018

BRL Light Up the Sky with Fireworks Spectacular

The Barking Riverside London team were delighted to welcome over 1200 local residents to the second annual Barking Riverside and…

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News | 31 Oct 2018

Building a new community

The first phase at Barking Riverside by L&Q, Parklands, gives buyers the chance to be part of an emerging new…

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Community,News | 29 Oct 2018

Enterprise Car Club Partnership

Enterprise Car Club arrived at Barking Riverside in September providing quick, cheap and easy access to a vehicle. Two red…

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Community,News | 29 Oct 2018


A fabulous new play park opened to residents and families this month. The Play Park is situated in the heart…

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Community,News | 26 Oct 2018

Barking Riverside Lights Up The Night

Barking Riverside London are pleased to announce the second ever Barking Riverside and Thames View Community Fireworks Display. The free…

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News | 03 Oct 2018

Affordability meets greenery – Parklands at Barking Riverside

Living near green spaces frequently ranks as a top priority for the capital’s first-time buyers, but many struggle to find…

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Press Releases | 28 Sep 2018

Barking Riverside: a first-time buyer hub

Getting onto the property ladder in London is notoriously expensive, with reports suggesting almost a third of buyers from the…

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Community,News | 16 Jul 2018

Pop up beach is a big hit!

The start of the summer saw BRL host the very first Big Barking Riverside Picnic.  The event was held along…

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News | 26 Feb 2018


We are delighted to announce that Transport for London has extended the EL3 bus route, with two additional bus services…

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News | 20 Feb 2018


Mayor and L&Q to invest £500m in one of the UK’s biggest regeneration projects, Barking Riverside Barking Riverside, one of…

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Community,News | 16 Dec 2017


Barking Riverside’s much awaited coffee shop opened its doors on Saturday 16th December to residents.  Local resident and owner of Riverside…

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Community,News | 12 Dec 2017


‘Tis the season to be jolly, and the team at Barking Riverside London have been busy spreading Christmas cheer, organising…

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News | 29 Nov 2017


The Mayor of London launched his draft London Plan today at Barking Riverside London. The ambitious plan to help deliver…

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News | 06 Nov 2017


Barking Riverside London held its very first community fireworks display attracting over 600 residents thanks to the support for our…

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