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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.
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This is an amazing aerial view of Canary Wharf, making it look both tiny and gigantic.

100 Incredible Views Out Of Airplane Windows

This is an amazing aerial view of Canary Wharf, making it look both tiny and gigantic.

The Grapes - Narrow Street's famous pub that Charles Dickens himself used to visit. It even featured in one of his novels, 'Our Mutual Friend'. Now owned by local Limehouse resident Sir Ian McKellan, it's a very cosy pub famous for its fish restaurant with great views over the River Thames.

The Grapes - Narrow Street's famous pub that Charles Dickens himself used to visit. It even featured in one of his novels, 'Our Mutual Friend'. Now owned by local Limehouse resident Sir Ian McKellan, it's a very cosy pub famous for its fish restaurant with great views over the River Thames.

Canary Wharf before the skyscrapers. Front cover to the LDDC annual report 1986/87. Love this.

Canary Wharf before the skyscrapers. Front cover to the LDDC annual report 1986/87. Love this.

We have a new addition to The Wharf family as One Direction's Liam Payne becomes our latest famous resident. Not only does he top the music charts, it appears he also tops the beautiful skyscrapers - but we're not telling which one.

We have a new addition to The Wharf family as One Direction's Liam Payne becomes our latest famous resident. Not only does he top the music charts, it appears he also tops the beautiful skyscrapers - but we're not telling which one.

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...

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...

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.

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

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