June 29 2016 Latest news:
When the ArcelorMittal Orbit was built for the London 2012 Olympics, the unusual design led some to say it looked like a helter skelter.
Newham’s turnout in the EU referendum of 59.2 per cent was the lowest in the capital.
Half a century after leading his country to footballing glory, Bobby Moore is set to inspire a new generation in a school bearing his name.
The stadium in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is used to rocking to the sound of applause for athletes like Usain Bolt and Mo Farah. Now it has been rocked by music.
Two leading museum institutions announce plans to work together to create a major new international collaboration.
The final piece of the Europe’s longest and tallest slide was installed today at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Recorder readers have voted unanimously in favour of retaining the Champion’s statue in East Ham following an online poll.
A new artwork by a leading contemporary artist could be coming to the sculpture walk on the bank of the River Lea.
Could these student-designed vehicles be the cars of the future?
A campaign has been launched to keep the Champions sculpture in Upton Park.
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park played host to an afternoon of inclusive sporting activities to mark the coming Rio 2016 Paralympics.
How far can you walk or cycle across east London?
On the face of it, there’s not much in common between this year’s Olympic host city of Rio de Janiero, Brazil, and its 2012 predecessor.
Thousands of children have been given the chance to see some of the world’s top athletes in action at the European Aquatics Championship.
We are busy on the park preparing for a spectacular summer of events.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge joined Prince Harry at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this morning for the launch of their new mental health charity Heads Together.
A pair of lucky footballs fans will get the chance to say farewell to the Boleyn Ground tonight after winning tickets to West Ham’s final Upton Park game.
Hackney was buzzing today as elite athletes were joined by club runners and those racing for charity were cheered on by crowds as they ran a half marathon.
There’s no sign of the Shard, the O2 Arena or Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
An apprentice construction worker has been celebrated for his hard graft and professional attitude.
West Ham’s first game at the Olympic Stadium is just three months away.
Zac Goldsmith and Sadiq Khan have appeared at Stratford’s Copper Box Arena together to back new housing proposals.
Tickets are now on sale for the slide on the ArcelorMittal Orbit at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford - but you will still have to wait two months before you can whizz down it.
Tickets for the world’s tallest and longest tunnel slide at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park have gone on sale at Stratford’s ArcelorMittal Orbit, the UK’s tallest public artwork.
HRH The Princess Royal celebrated her appointment as patron for Foundation for FutureLondon with a visit to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park today to discuss the Olympicopolis project.
Relatives of two men who were badly beaten in East Ham have said they are “upset and angry” about the attack.
All across Newham people have been having a royal good time at events held to mark the Queen’s 90th birthday.
Should flower arranging determine which school a child can attend?
Former University of East London (UEL) student Alice Watson is an advocate of early intervention for mental health issues.
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