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32 children from Calverton Primary School took part in the year five and six Sportshall Athletics Competition at the Copperbox Arena last Tuesday.

London Lions remain top of the BBL table after scoring a huge 38 points in the first quarter en-route to beating Surrey Scorchers.

Forget physical fitness, 2020 is the year for emotional fitness according to Newham & Essex Beagles Olympians Christine Ohuruogu MBE and Abdul Buhari.

Wapping's women made a great start to 2020 with back-to-back wins at the weekend.

East London's women returned to action with four points from a possible six in their East League Premier A double-header.

London Lions overcame London City Royals in their derby to stay clear at the top of the table in front of a very large Copper Box Arena crowd.

BBL: Plymouth 82 London Lions 91

Saturday, January 11, 2020

London Lions extended their top-of-the-table lead in the BBL after overcoming Plymouth Raiders in Devon.

BBL Trophy: London Lions 82 Solent Kestrels 92

Worcester Wolves handed London Lions their first BBL Championship loss of the season and snapped their 4-0 winning streak in a game decided on the buzzer.

Athletics clubs mourn Colin Young

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Colin Young, a former Ilford AC and Essex Beagles member, has passed away aged 83.

Boxing: John Niland

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Fairbairn Amateur Boxing Club were saddened to hear of the death of former president John Niland last week.

London Lions ensured a happy Christmas for their fans as their 87-79 win over Sheffield put them top of the BBL standings.

Daniel Dubois ended 2019 with a destructive display that will send shock waves around the boxing world.

Defending BBL champions London Lions picked up their third win of the season after an action-packed contest with Bristol at the Copper Box Arena on Wednesday.

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.

Daniel Dubois aims to end the year on a winning note when he faces Japan's Kyotaro Fujimoto at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

London Lions overpowered Manchester Giants on their way to a 103-73 victory in the BBL.

Wapping's women kept their nerve to win a penalty shoot-out against local rivals East London in the England Hockey Cup on Sunday.

Several Newham Boxing Club fighters took to the ring on Sunday for a show at the Roundhouse in Dagenham.

East London's women produced a clean sweep of seven wins in their latest set of fixtures at the weekend.

Youngbloods under-16 girls celebrated impressive wins in league and National Cup action.

East Ham boxer Quaise Khademi has revealed he will dedicate his victory to his mum if he can beat Pedro Matos at York Hall this weekend.

London Lions kicked off their BBL Championship title defence in front of a packed Copper Box Arena on Sunday with a comprehensive victory over the Radisson Red Glasgow Rocks.

East London's women remain on the heels of rivals Wapping in the East League Premier Division after a 2-1 win over Maidstone.

Wapping's men maintained their six-point lead at the top of the Conference East table with a 2-1 win over Chichester at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Saturday.

St Francis pupils kept cool to win a penalty shoot-out and triumph at a key stage one boys' football competition staged by the Langdon Academy Sport Partnership.

BBL Cup: Leicester 72 London Lions 63

Saturday, November 30, 2019

London Lions let a lead slip as Leicester Riders took their place in the BBL semi-finals with a come-from-behind victory after an unlikely second-half turnaround.

Hot-shot table tennis players from Newham took top honours the East London regional final of the Jack Petchey London Schools Team Championships.

Hockey: East London men win thriller

Thursday, November 28, 2019

East London's men ran out 5-3 winners over Ipswich after a thriller.

Peacock gym duo Ohara Davies and Tony Cesay celebrated their reunion in style at York Hall on Friday.

Wapping's women took over from local rivals East London at the top of the East League Premier A table with a 4-0 win over Maidstone on Saturday.

London Tang Soo Do members had plenty to celebrate at their regional championships in Ebbw Vale on Saturday.

Newham Swords' young fencers won several medals at the National Leon Paul Junior Series Tournament at Sportsdock last weekend.

Elmhurst were crowned the winners of Newham School Sports Association's year five and six mixed cricket competition on Friday, November 15.

University of East London high performance athletics scholar Vanessa Wallace won her first world championship medal in the F34 shot put at the World Para Athletics Championships.

Boxer Caroline Dubois has been crowned BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year for 2019.

London Lions claimed the last quarter-final in this season's BBL Cup with victory over fellow hopefuls Surrey on Sunday.

London Lions are one game away from qualifying for the BBL Cup quarter-finals, after a dominant win over Bristol in their penultimate South Group game.

Newham Swords Fencing Club added more medals to their season haul at the Welsh Senior Open at the National Sports Centre for Wales in Cardiff.

East London's women combined for an excellent set of results at the weekend.

Ohara Davies surprised everybody in attendance as he declared himself a new man and apologised for his past actions ahead of Friday's massive #GoldenContract super-lightweight quarter-finals at York Hall.

Wapping's women made it five wins in a row with a 3-2 success over Cambridge City.

London Lions make the biggest splash in the British Basketball League as they announce the signing of Ovie Soko.

BBL Cup holders London Lions fell short to the visiting Worcester Wolves in another thrilling clash as they fight to claim a place in the quarter-finals.

London Lions have confirmed that they have added French big man, Alioune Tew, to the roster as they look to turn their fortunes around.


We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.

A-level student Noah follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, who led the Independence Motion in Nigeria, as he prepares to study journalism at university

Meet NewVIc alumni Anastasija as she reflects on her journey from sixth form to her first year at university.

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