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Millwall fans admit West Ham stunt

Millwall fans admit West Ham stunt

Millwall fans have expressed their gratitude to ex-West Ham manager, Avram Grant with a sarcastic fly-by…

Football cup shows Tower Hamlets’ talent

Football cup shows Tower Hamlets’ talent

A new annual football tournament has been launched in Tower Hamlets to show that, when it comes to producing star players, the borough is top of the league.…

A memorial for Henry Cooper: council decides

A memorial for Henry Cooper: council decides

Heavyweight boxing legend the late Sir Henry Cooper, who passed away on May 1 aged 76, will be remembered at the primary school he attended in Athelney Rd, Lewisham.…

John Terry ensures survival of boyhood club

John Terry ensures survival of boyhood club

John Terry has stepped in to save Senrab, his boyhood football team, after a campaign to keep it afloat. The financial plight of Senrab was first highlighted by ELL in 2009, after an interview with club secretary Tony Carroll.…

Free swim scheme for young and old extended

Free swim scheme for young and old extended

Lewisham teenagers and pensioners will continue to swim for free in the borough following a decision by the Mayor of Lewisham, Sir Steve Bullock.…

Victoria Park to broadcast the 2012 Olympics

Victoria Park to broadcast the 2012 Olympics

Victoria Park has been named as one of four ‘Festival Live Sites’ across London, bringing the atmosphere of the 2012 Olympics to the heart of Tower Hamlets.…

Public needed to name Olympic neighbourhoods

Public needed to name Olympic neighbourhoods

A competition to name the five neighbourhoods for the future Olympic park launched yesterday.…

A football club that saves lives threatened with closure

A football club that saves lives threatened with closure

Safa Macit is Hackney FC’s version of Stephen Gerrard, I am told, with a vicious strike at his disposal and an endearing ignorance of knowing when to give up.…

Hackney designers to create Olympic torch

Hackney designers to create Olympic torch

An award winning design studio from Shoreditch has been commissioned to create the Olympic torch and celebration cauldrons for the London 2012 games.…

Leyton Orient stirs the Olympic Stadium debate

Leyton Orient stirs the Olympic Stadium debate

The future of the Olympic Stadium is in doubt again. Leyton Orient Chairman, Barry Hearn, launched a last-ditch campaign on Wednesday to prevent Premier League West Ham United from taking over the Olympic Stadium as their new home from August 2014.…