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From Hackney to Herne Hill: campaign to save south London’s Olympic velodrome

From Hackney to Herne Hill: campaign to save south London’s Olympic velodrome

Cyclists throughout London, bike shops, families, councillors and the local MP are joining forces to save the Herne Hill Velodrome, one of the best cycling tracks in the UK and the last remaining finals venue from the 1948 Olympic Games.…

Croydon Rams: “The rebirth has begun!”

Croydon Rams: “The rebirth has begun!”

Croydon Athletic FC finally looks secure for the coming season…

Rams saved by a whisker – but for how long?

Rams saved by a whisker – but for how long?

Last night Croydon Athletic FC escaped death by a whisker as the financial…

Rams back in the game – but for how long?

Rams back in the game – but for how long?

Croydon Athletic FC will play its first Ryman League fixture since…

Paralympics triumph at Mile End Stadium

Paralympics triumph at Mile End Stadium

250 young people with special needs competed for trophies in track and field…

Volunteers wanted for ‘greatest show on earth’

Volunteers wanted for ‘greatest show on earth’

Applications to volunteer as Games Makers for the Olympic and Paralympic…

Embattled Rams fight for survival

Embattled Rams fight for survival

As Croydon Athletic Football Club faces an uncertain future…

Embattled Croydon Rams fight for survival

Embattled Croydon Rams fight for survival

As Croydon Athletic Football Club faces an uncertain future with owner Mazhar Majeed embroiled in the international cricket ‘spot-fixing’ scandal,…

Hackney Marshes to become ‘the home of cricket in East London’

Hackney Marshes to become ‘the home of cricket in East London’

Sports enthusiasts in East London are to benefit from a major new development project that will see eight new cricket grounds being built on Hackney Marshes.…

Just two years to go: Local schoolchildren help sporting stars unveil the Olympic Park

Just two years to go: Local schoolchildren help sporting stars unveil the Olympic Park

East London celebrated two years until the start of the 2012 Olympics yesterday, with a number of events which allowed the outside world the first close look at the Olympic Park. Schoolchildren from Hackney and Tower Hamlets among others joined athletes, past and present and celebrities for a tour of…