Down to the Docklands, you’re all out of options

By Andrew Marcus on 16 Jan 2014

Here at West India Quay, home of Museum of London Docklands, we’re always on the lookout for Docklands inspired art and music. So when we discovered East India Youth, named after the bit of Docklands musician William Doyle calls home (or so says the Guardian) our ears pricked up and we’ve been listening to new album Total Strife Forever since it was released on Monday.

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Stop, Press! Taking the perfect press photograph

By jason alden on 15 Nov 2013

Mark Carney © Bloomberg / Jason AldenThe Budget © Jason Alden / Bloomberg / The IndependentClaw © Jason Alden / 2012 Bloomberg Finance LP

The British love news, whether it’s royal babies or disgraced politicians, newspapers have held the fascination of the public for centuries. Press photography is a big part of our relationship with the news and this varied job takes photographers based in the UK around the world in pursuit of the latest stories. My work is predominantly for Bloomberg News who supply images for all the national papers and I also work directly for The Independent. Read the full postRead the full post