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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.

The cool head of Justin Robinson and free-scoring Brandon Peel led the Lions in a professional display as they dispatched the Plymouth Raiders at the Pavilions.

Great Britain's men and women secured their places at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with aggregate wins in their qualifying ties at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre.

London Lions conquered previously unbeaten local rivals London City Royals in a tense encounter.

Great Britain's men and women took important steps towards qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with first-leg wins in their qualifying ties on Saturday.

East London's women had a good day, with five wins, three draws and just one loss in their latest outings.

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

The Los Angeles Rams claimed victory in the third match of this year's NFL International Series in London on Sunday.

London Lions were left to rue an horrendous first half as they fell to defeat against Surrey on Saturday.

Welcome to live coverage of tonight's boxing at the O2 Arena. Dereck Chisora and Lawrence Okolie are in action.

London Lions finally picked up their first win of the season following their 101-86 victory over the Plymouth Raiders.

Newham Youngbloods saw their teams combine to win six out of eight matches on a busy weekend.

Stratford's former Olympic champion Christine Ohuruogu paid Monega Primary School a special visit as part of their Black History Month celebrations.

London Lions have confirmed that Londoner Sam Toluwase, who has been with the team for the last week, has been signed on for the season.

Wapping's men moved up to second in Conference East with a 3-1 win at local rivals Old Loughts.

East London's women had to battle for their 1-0 win over St Albans seconds.

Newham's Christine Ohuruogu had more to celebrate as she was inducted into England Athletics' Hall of Fame.

London Lions won their second British Basketball All-Stars Championship in three years, beating Braun Sheffield Sharks 39-33 in the final at the Copper Box Arena.

Laura Kenny, the most decorated female track cyclist in the history of the Olympic Games, will race at Phynova Six Day London 2019 and Six Day Manchester 2020.

Wapping's men recorded back-to-back wins in Conference East with a 2-0 success at Bedford.

Hockey: East London women going well

Thursday, October 10, 2019

East London's women made it three wins in a row to stay top of the table following a 7-0 rout of Bedford seconds.

The NFL returned to London for another year on Sunday, bringing with it the start of a new era for the sport in London.

London Lions travelled across the Thames to face capital rivals London City Royals and their merry contingent of Lithuanian fans in the second round of the BBL Cup.


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

"Newham Music is the award-winning Music Education Hub for Newham, striving to ensure that all children and young people have the opportunity to make music," says Jill Meredith, Development and Communications Officer at Newham Music Academy.

"Don't underestimate the importance of what a musical education can do for your child. Music creates a positive, vibrant culture for young people in schools and communities and is a great way of celebrating their abilities and achievements, as well as supporting and enhancing their learning" added Jill as she explains how taking part in musical activities can help children develop socially and exposes them to a host of opportunities they wouldn't find elsewhere.

Ana Lissa, who is progressing onto her level 3 course at NewVIc, says : "You'll be amazed with all it has to offer"

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