Olympic Park

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Five years ago today, Stratford was the centre of the world’s attention as it played host to the opening ceremony of London 2012.

The ArcelorMittal Orbit will play host to an interesting new type of ice cream this week to riders of The Slide.

With summer in full swing, here are some of the days, and nights, out families can enjoy over the next few weeks.

I would like to echo the concerns raised by many of my constituents about the recent rise in violent attacks using acid and other corrosive substances.

A Paralympics athlete who died while training at Newham Leisure Centre yesterday was killed when a discus cage fell on to him, it has been revealed.

Bus services across the borough could change under Transport for London’s plans to create better links with the Elizabeth line.

A wheelchair dancer who has lived with multiple sclerosis for more than a decade is bringing her message of hope and strength to a festival stage.

With 60,000 people visiting every fortnight during the football season, and thousands more for concerts, it’s little wonder that keeping people safe in and around the London Stadium is a challenge.

West Ham supporters were said to be caught up in violent clashes at the Copper Box Arena after a boxing match result turned nasty.

Newham Music is looking for singers for a 200-voice youth choir to perform at the East London Waterways Festival.

Campaigners have called for the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park boss to resign from his role as Network Rail chairman, citing a conflict of interest.

East End Road Runners were out in force to complete the Great Newham London Run.

A University of East London historian will lead a heritage project at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Five-time Olympian starts event for 10,000 athletes

Youngsters from Newham and Barking & Dagenham schools took part in Go Run For Fun, the world’s largest children’s running initiative.

A group of architecturally-trained 3D artists have proven baking really is just a piece of cake with this innovative gastronomic take on the velodrome in Stratford.

The new chairman of the London Legacy Development Corporation has been named.

Do you share a birthday with The Slide at the ArcelorMittal Orbit?

Newham resident feels the legacy of 2012 every time she runs in the Simplyhealth Great Newham London Run.

Newham handball team’s fell short at the London Youth Games handball finals, after successful group stages.

A Newham running coach wants to give mums a new lease of life.

It’s only a month until the Summer of World Athletics takes places and there are plenty of activities to enjoy at the London Stadium.

Mass participation walk at Olympic Park on Father’s Day weekend

Looking for ways to stay active or get fit? Lee Valley Park is hosting a handful of free events in the coming month.

Defroand included in squad for Investec Internationals

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