Three St Bonaventure’s students are to represent London at the National Basketball Championships in Manchester playing as the London Lions next month.
Actress Marlene Sidaway, secretary of Newham Talking Newspaper, talks to the Recorder about the “vibrant, diverse” borough she’s come to call home and how we are all responsible for taking pride in where we live
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.
Newham & Essex Beagles’ Finette Agyapong believes she is ready to mix with the cream of the crop of British women sprinters, writes Ziad Chaudry.
The Rolling Stones played their first show in London in five years last night, performing at the London Stadium.
East End Road Runners were out in force at the Hackney Half and other events at the weekend.
London Lions secured a top-three BBL finish for the first time in their history with a comfortable win over a lacklustre Manchester Giants side at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday night.
London Lions return to the Copper Box Arena to play host to Manchester Giants on Saturday (7.30pm).
Youngbloods had double reason to cheer after their under-12s were crowned Central Hoops League play-off champions and their under-14s qualified for the Final Fours in Manchester.
The Plaistow-born athlete, who attended St Bonaventure’s School, was praised by GB Performance Director after his recent selection
I am thoroughly delighted to return to the front bench in parliament, doing a job tailor-made for me: Shadow minister for Social Inclusion and Social Mobility.
My first memories of the Commonwealth Games are from 1982, catching a glimpse of ‘Breakfast from Brisbane’ on TV before heading off to school.
London Lions will look to make it three BBL wins in a row when they welcome Leeds Force to the Copper Box Arena on Thursday, writes Darren Paul.
St Bonaventure’s School landed another national basketball title as their under-16s beat Barking ABbey 80-77 in Manchester.
A 28-point haul from Brandon Peel saw the London Lions bounce back from defeat against Glasgow in style, demolishing local rivals the Surrey Scorchers at the Copper Box.
There’s good news for anyone who missed out on getting tickets to Beyonce and Jay-Z at the London Stadium, as the pair have added an extra date.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met Paralympians, Olympians and Commonwealth Games hopefuls during a visit to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
A woman in East Ham was recognised at the Met Police’s annual awards ceremony on Friday.
Beyonce is gracing the Stratford stage in her latest tour, On the Run II.
The Plaistow-born Taekwondo star continued his strong start to 2018 with another fine showing at the weekend
Gary Neville will be visiting his restaurant in Stratford tonight for an evening of meeting fans and talking football.
Barking Sporthouse will host four Premier League matches in a festival of handball this weekend.
Young people came together to organise a conference on youth crime in the borough,
Nine protesters were convicted in the opening trials in a series of court cases involving demonstrations against a major arms fair at the ExCeL.
Competition to grow from four leagues to 16 over the next three years
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