Olympic Park

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Nearly 2000 young people will race at the National Junior Indoor Rowing Championships (NJIRC) at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Friday.

A Cody Dock firm has scooped a £30million contract at a site touted to become an east London cultural and educational powerhouse.

The Duchess of Cambridge revealed her sporting ability when she went head to head at the London Stadium with some of Britain's best future athletic hopes.

London Mayor candidate Rory Stewart joined campaigners helping rough sleepers in the Stratford Centre in a bid to learn more about the homelessness crisis.

Former England defender Paul Parker will join Prostate Cancer UK to talk QPR, Manchester United, England and why he's joined the biggest ride in football at a Q&A event later this month.

A top American museum is set to take on a two-year residency in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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People charging their electric vehicles at one of Stratford's biggest venues are paying "extortionate" extra costs, the Mayor of London has been told.

A new pedestrian and cycle bridge has been installed in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

A paedophile who attempted to film young girls getting changed at the London Aquatics Centre has been jailed for two years and nine months.

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A pedestrian and cycle bridge linking the East Bank district to the International Quarter London business development in Stratford will be installed on Christmas Day.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park employees have marked a decade of supporting the Toy Appeal by collecting a bumper selection of gifts.

The Major League Baseball games on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park generated an almost £37million boost to London's economy, according to a study.

The University of East London has strengthened its strategic partnership with the London Lions, the capital's trophy-winning professional basketball team, as part of their goal to become London's leading global sports university.

Newham Recorder will be live throughout the night bringing you the latest from the General Election count at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Stratford station could get a new entrance and ticket hall if a proposed 21,500-capacity entertainment venue is built next door.

A new pavilion in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has taken shape in just 14 weeks.

Aspiring singers, dancers and actors have auditioned to be part of the first cohort of a new performing arts school co-owned by Robbie Williams.

Streets around three Newham schools are set to become vehicle-free during drop-off and pick-up times.

A dozen sixth form students are "taking over" a group of paid TV sports channels.

Past and present Olympians and Paralympians came together in Stratford to celebrate the "transformational" impact of National Lottery funding on elite sport.

A new walkway that connects Canning Town and Poplar has been opened.


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