Boris Johnson has announced a £1.5 billion deal to transform the Silvertown Quays in London's Royal Docks, creating thousands of new jobs for Londoners.
The area will be turned into a new so-called 'innovation quarter' and destination for global brands.
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One of the youngest victims of the Grenfell Tower tragedy choked to death on fumes from the fire, an inquest heard.
It should remain dry through the evening with the best of any clearer intervals in the east.
Huge plumes of smoke could be seen for miles above the London skyline as two fires burned in Canary Wharf and a scrapyard in east London.