Olympic Park

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Newham welcomed the world to a sizzling summer of sport at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Great British Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo swapped whisks for wheels when she took to the track at Lee Valley VeloPark.

Elsewhere, 38 members took part in the Dagenham 88 Runners five-mile summer race while 11 runners ran the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10k

Enland Hockey unveiled the launch of #BehindEveryGreatPlayer, an integrated communications campaign that celebrates the importance of supportive role models in achieving sporting success.

A men’s health charity arrived in Stratford on Friday with an installation raising awareness of prostate cancer.

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There are plenty of sporting events going on across Lee Valley Regional Park to keep youngsters in London busy during half-term.

Children’s charity Unicef is moving its London headquarters to Stratford.

The Bobby Moore Academy has appointed a new executive headteacher to oversee both sections of the all-through school.

Footballers are set to swap the pitch for the pavement when they take on a 10km run for charity.

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A Stratford technology company has announced the cohort for its first ever programme for female-led startups.

For two days in July, London’s streets will close as cyclists are given free reign through the city.

MLB to host first games in United Kingdom next summer

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Staff and pupils at the Bobby Moore Academy have welcomed the footballer’s widow, Stephanie Moore, to see the school’s new secondary site.

Viewtube Runners were out in marathon and half marathon action at the weekend.

Plans for temporary workshops, restaurants and event spaces in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park have been submitted.

Over 100 schoolchildren from east London clubs were at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre with four Olympic gold medalists to celebrate the 100-day countdown until the start of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup.

A cyber security innovation centre is set to open in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Olympic gold medalists Shona McCallin, Georgie Twigg and Nicola White will join 100 local schoolchildren at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre today to celebrate the 100-day countdown until the start of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup 2018.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met Paralympians, Olympians and Commonwealth Games hopefuls during a visit to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Scouts from the Isle of Dogs spent Thursday walking Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to raise awareness of World Water Day for WaterAid.

Olympic Park developers have been denounced for making a “highly offensive and racist remark” after referring to an “infestation of Travellers” at a public meeting.

A warehouse in Stratford is being converted into a ‘talent house’ for young musicians, dancers, composers and producers.

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