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The events are open to people of all abilities (Pic: PA/EMPICS)

The world’s first all-inclusive mass-participation push and run event will take over Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park next Sunday.

Sadiq Khan
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Navreen Arles of Stratford Voices. Picture: Belinda Lawley

Love to sing? Then why not join an uplifting vocal choir specialising in rock, pop and musical mash-ups.

London
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Samuel Casely as Keir Hardie shaking the hand of Abubacarr Bah as a dock worker     Picture: Prodeepta Das

A play about the election of the borough’s most famous MP has enjoyed a run of community performances.

Kingsford Community School
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Olympic triathlon bronze medalist Vicky Holland helping the national campaign #YourGOTRI

Just five days after becoming the first British woman ever to claim an Olympic triathlon medal, one of the Rio stars was in town to try and get more people involved in her sport.

Elizabeth Olympic
Friday, August 26, 2016
Students at Lister Community School celebrate their GCSE results

Students across the borough have defied the national trend and shown an improvement in GCSE grades.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Stratford will be served by both Central and Jubilee line Night Tube services from October 7 (picture: Nick Ansell/PA)

The next line to benefit from the Night Tube will be the Jubilee, the Mayor of London announced today.

Sadiq Khan
Friday, August 26, 2016
Jack Edwards, left, and Luke Sixsmith-Hughes

Three men have been convicted of stealing “lifesaving” firefighters’ equipment worth more than £100,000.

Silvertown
Friday, August 26, 2016
Members of the Chinese trade delegation met with local businesses

A Chinese delegation met with local businesses on a visit to the University of East London (UEL) yesterday.

European Union
Friday, August 26, 2016
Honey Rose, who has been convicted of manslaughter by gross negligence

An optometrist who failed to spot symptoms of a life-threatening brain condition during an eye test of an eight-year-old boy who later died has avoided jail.

India

Sport

West Ham United's Michail Antonio scores his side's first goal of the game

The Hammers battle back through Antonio but it is Manchester City who take the points

Yesterday, 08:39
Clapton's fans show their support at the Old Spotted Dog (pic: Tim Edwards)

Essex Senior League rivals celebrate success

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Leyton Orient's Brisbane Road (pic: Play With A Legend).

East Londoners have £100,000 offer accepted for winger by fellow League Two club

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Jay Simpson has been unavailable for Leyton Orient's first three games of the season (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Experienced manager discusses defeat to Mansfield Town, lack of leaders and Jay Simpson with Southend United still interested in forwards

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Leyton Orient boss Andy Hessenthaler (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Sky Bet League Two: Leyton Orient 1 Mansfield Town 2

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Leyton Orient forward Ollie Palmer heads wide a great opportunity late on against Newport County (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Ollie Palmer will hope to start when his old club come to Brisbane Road

Friday, August 26, 2016
Edward Kennett of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Coventry Bees 57 Lakeside Hammers 33

Friday, August 26, 2016
London Lions have signed Derek Hall

Centre joins Copper Box outfit

Friday, August 26, 2016
Leyton Orient players celebrate at Grimsby (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Andy Edwards looking for O’s to make it three wins from three and believes squad at Brisbane Road has a lot of potential

Entertainment

Friday, August 19, 2016
Anil Kapoor appeared in the original US series of 24 and now stars in the Hindi version

A Bollywood star will be meeting and greeting fans at a shopping centre in the borough.

London
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Junior Marvin (picture: Julie Collins)

Whether it’s soul, ska or bhangra that gets you up on your feet and singing along, there’s something for everyone at Under The Stars.

Newham
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Pierce Brosnan, who will star in the new movie    Picture: Ian West/PA Images

Hollywood stars are set to take over the Boleyn Ground for the filming of a blockbuster movie.

London
Monday, August 1, 2016
Ladbroke Groovers, Notting Hill Carnival

A walk around Ed Gray’s exhibition, Dust and Shadows: Londonessence, will reveal some familiar sights for east Londoners.

New York
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Dai Evans at the Star Wars convention at ExCel London in Newham

Quite recently, in an exhibition centre not so far away, thousands of Star Wars fans from across the galaxy came together to celebrate the franchise.

Netherlands
Sunday, July 17, 2016
Last year's arts trail artists at Forest Gate library

A trail of artwork will be taking over Forest Gate for the next few weeks, giving local artists a chance to showcase their work.

Ken Clark
Friday, July 8, 2016
Ballet Central perform at Stratford Circus on July 30. Photo: Bill Cooper

Neoclassical meets cutting-edge contemporary in a versatile display of budding dancers.

Ireland
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Rita Fatania and Nicholas Khan onstage in Love N Stuff

It’s impossible not to be charmed by this heartwarming two-hander.

India
Sunday, June 12, 2016
The 1-2-3-4 Festival will come to Three Mills Island in September

Some of the biggest names in indie rock will descend on a quiet Stratford island later this summer, accompanied by a host of up-and-coming stars of the future.

BBC

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