August 22 2014 Latest news:
Celebrations will be held to mark the three millionth visitor to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Friday.
Becoming a soldier was Maurillia Simpson’s dream from a tender age, but one that would be cut short through injury.
Children with diabetes enjoyed a family fun day to learn more about how to manage the condition.
Families came in their droves to enjoy the late summer sun with an outdoor picnic.
News editor Ramzy Alwakeel tackled a particularly wet Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 for Parklife on Sunday. Here’s how he got on.
House hunters can discover even more about a potential home at Chobham Manor with a pioneering digital tool.
Prince Harry’s tournament for injured military personnel will put Paralympic sport back at the heart of the Olympic Park when it gets underway in less than a month’s time.
Medals designed by the world’s oldest jewellers will be awarded to competitors at the Invictus Games.
The 100-mile RideLondon event from the capital to Surrey and back had to be cut by 14 miles after the city was battered by the remnants of Hurricane Bertha this morning.
We are routinely invited to attend restaurant/bar openings, music events as well as a variety of presentations.
The capital’s cycling festival is back this year bigger and better, so we’ve put together a handy guide with everything you need to know about Prudential RideLondon 2014:
More than 3,000 youngsters from across Newham took part in one of the largest music festivals of its kind at the iconic Copper Box Arena at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Cinema-goers enjoyed a blast from the past when they showed up in 50s get-up for Secret Cinema’s hotly anticipated Back To The Future screening.
World-class athletes of a very different kind took over the Copper Box Arena this weekend.
Ready for another summer of sport? Well this time, you’ll be taking the centre stage.
Royal Docks residents celebrated their first community market with a day of fun activities.
Construction has started on 333 new homes at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Thousands of revellers flocked to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park yesterday for the Great British Carnival.
An unexploded Second World War shell was found in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this morning.
A Second World War shell was found in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this morning.
The Copper Box Arena will mark a year since it first opened to the public by offering free skills sessions this weekend.
London’s spectacular nighttime skyline will be visible for the first time from the ArcelorMittal Orbit.
The mayors of London and Newham joined together today to launch a programme of free summer activities.
It’s lovely to have the kids home for the summer, but keeping them occupied for six weeks can be tricky. That’s why London24 has got a big list of ideas to keep those little hands busy! Whether they love getting lost in a book, getting messy, or getting outside, you’ll find something fun to do here.
Students from Newham had a taste of the legacy of Olympics when they braved the rapids at Lee Valley White Water Centre, the world class venue that hosted the London 2012 Canoe Slalom event.
An evil husband and the drug addict he hired to kill his wife, who died from more than 70 stab wounds, have today been found guilty of murder.
East Ham’s Central Park played host to a musical spectacular this weekend as Under The Stars returned for its 15th year.
I remain busy at City Hall. There are new ideas for east London river crossings, plans for the next Crossrail line, major planning applications to dig into, budgets to manage, challenging policing matters to consider. Yet I am drawn back to comment yet again on Tower Hamlets politics. It’s not surprising – the East End is always the most raw and lively place in the UK.
A retrospective of paintings by a local artist whose work has played a role in the borough’s history is being featured in a special exhibition.
We’ve teamed up with The London Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show proudly sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements to give you a chance to win one of 5 pairs of tickets.