The Barkantine Health Centre
Isle of Dogs

The Barkantine Practice was one of the first new breed of polyclinic concepts in the UK. Situated in Tower Hamlets, it has GPs, transitional primary care, birthing suite, dental, community services, pharmacy and cafe. It is also one of the first health centres to gain FSC certification, using recycled asphalt and concrete as its foundation. There is also extensive use of natural daylight.

East London LIFT Co.
Tower Hamlets PCT


One of the first health centres to gain FSC certification

Asphalt and concrete were recycled into the new building

Public transport access

Extensive use of natural daylight