Olympic Park

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Europe's largest celebration of chicken wings is coming to Stratford next month.

Team GB and Toyota excited by return of I Am Team GB this August Bank Holiday weekend.

As Londoners prepare to bake in this year's scorching temperatures, we've rounded up the best of east London's summer activities from aerial theatre, modern art tours and music spectacles to family fun days and wildlife ventures - here's our most exciting and creative ways to enjoy the sunshine.

A DJ and producer who has collaborated with Beyonce, Sam Smith and Emeli Sande is set to headline this year's Under the Stars.

We reached a major milestone this month when the Mayor of London attended the ground breaking ceremony for East Bank, which will be a world-class cultural and education district on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

The "outstanding" achievements of four primary schools have been celebrated.

Thrillseekers have abseiled down the ArcelorMittal Orbit in support of a charity approaching its 35th anniversary.

A part-time shop assistant has kickstarted her career during a three-week adventure with "the largest museum in the world".

Plans to set up a 'homelessness taskforce' to help the dozens of rough sleepers bedding down in a shopping centre near the Olympic Park will be put in place at a special cabinet meeting next week.

Sadiq Khan urged east Londoners to be proud that the biggest investment in the capital's cultural industry for more than 100 years is being built on their doorsteps.

Major League Baseball, USA Baseball and BaseballSoftballUK announced that Fun At Bat, the introductory bat-and-ball program designed for use in school physical education classes, will now be available to primary school students in Greater London and surrounding areas through 2021.

Youngsters have marched on BT Sport's head office to demand it "share a slice" of 40,000 jobs expected in the area after the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Great Britain come away with a point against the Dutch in a thriller in the FIH Pro League.

A charity march to raise money for prostate cancer research is set to take place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

A new museum and university campus are set to come to Stratford after planning permission for the scheme was approved.

These four little ducklings have been rescued after being found trapped in a drainage hatch.

Neighbours have slammed plans to build an entertainment venue which could hold 21,500 people.

One of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's walkways has been renamed in honour of one of the people who helped bring the 2012 Games to London.

Pupils from Bobby Moore Academy have helped to officially open a new pedestrian and cycle bridge.

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This weekend sees the FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2019 come to the London Aquatics Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Last month we marked the fifth anniversary of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's opening.

Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) chief executive Scott Lloyd has called last weekend's Fed Cup tie as a great success both on and off the court.

Great Britain's women suffered defeat away to Germany in a rain-affected match in Moenchengladbach on Wednesday night.

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