Olympic Park

Thursday, February 14, 2019

The construction of two new neighbourhoods in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has taken a step forward thanks to a £78m boost.

Youngsters triumphed against some of the best talents in Newham

Aspiring engineers were given the chance to build bridges with a special event at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

A social enterprise which supports disabled people and low-income families to cycle has received a donation of bikes salvaged from a flooded basement.

The owners of the London Stadium have bought the firm responsible for bringing in events in a bid to get a grip on its finances.

Anyone whose New Year’s resolution is to get fitter might want to head to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park next week.

Community group founders and a keen volunteer are among the five inspirational winners of the Newham Community Heroes awards.

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Artist Lothar Götz, who recently had a sculpture installed in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, about his passion for the borough and arts

World Cup-winning footballer Sir Geoff Hurst has officially opened a secondary school named in honour of his former team-mate Bobby Moore.

The company behind a proposed 18,000-seater music venue has been encouraging young people to consider a career in the industry.

Green-fingered youngsters have been planting daffodil bulbs outside their school thanks to a housing developer.

A charity café in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park run by the Camden Society has been lauded for its inclusivity and work in the community.

Hundreds of people gathered in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park today (Sunday) for a poignant service to mark a century since the end of the First World War.

A moving memorial to thousands of missing soldiers whose bodies weren’t found after a First World War battle has been unveiled.

The two-wheeled machines, which have a top speed of around 15 miles per hour, provide a fun and environmentally friendly way to get around the park.

The Olympic Park’s best employers and apprentices were recognised at an awards ceremony.

V&A has unveiled plans to revolutionise the way in which its world leading collection of art, design and performance is explored and experienced.

The clocks are going back this weekend, meaning summer - and all that comes with it - is long gone.

The achievements of apprentices working at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park are set to be celebrated in a ceremony.

“London is moving east. We’re already there and everyone has to follow.”

A path in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is being renamed after former culture secretary Dame Tessa Jowell.

The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park calls on grans and grandads to unleash their inner adrenaline junkies.

A 22-storey commercial building is the latest in the International Quarter London scheme to be approved.

A rare eagle with a camera strapped to its back has recorded a bird’s eye view of the borough for a sales pitch.

ArcelorMittal Orbit will be collaborating with Jeans for Genes day between September 21-23 to raise funds for children and families with genetic disorders.


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