The Ferry Festival finally returned to the Royal Docks this September. It was well overdue as many came together to make it's return a big success. Tate Lives had a special exhibition on site, showcasing the history of Royal Docks, including photos from the history Ferry Fest. Visitors from far and near were encouraged to add their stories to the collection and to piece together the memories of this once annual affair.
More photos can be seen on our facebook page here
And for a good read, Colin Grainger provides backstory on the origins of the Fest, see below: