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Campbell transfer deal completed

Campbell transfer deal completed

Fraizer Campbell has agreed terms with Crystal Palace, completing his protracted move away from Cardiff City. The Eagles triggered the release clause of the 26-year-old who scored nine goals in all competitions for Cardiff last season. The fee for the former Sunderland striker is expected rise to £1m with add-ons.…

Crystal Palace poised to sign striker Campbell from Cardiff City

Crystal Palace poised to sign striker Campbell from Cardiff City

  Crystal Palace are reported to be on the verge of signing striker Fraizer Campbell from Cardiff City after meeting his contract’s £600,000 release clause. Campbell, 26, who scored six goals in England’s top flight last season, has been expected to leave the Bluebirds since their relegation last season. Leicester…

Eagles’ season opener at Arsenal to be shown live

Eagles’ season opener at Arsenal to be shown live

Crystal Palace’s much anticipated opening game of the 2014/15 Barclays Premier League against Arsenal will be broadcast live. Kick-off at the Emirates Stadium has been moved from the more traditionally time of 3pm to 5.30pm on Saturday, August 16. The Eagles lost 2-0 in both games against Arsenal last season,…

Crystal Palace romp to 13-1 victory in pre-season opener

Crystal Palace romp to 13-1 victory in pre-season opener

Crystal Palace’s pre-season began with a bang tonight as they smashed 13 past GAK Graz in Austria in a dominant display of attacking football. Stephen Dobbie was ruthless in front of goal, netting four times, with Glenn Murray, Jonathan Williams and Joe Ledley all grabbing a brace. GAK, who play…

Chamakh rejects other English clubs to stay at Palace

Chamakh rejects other English clubs to stay at Palace

  Crystal Palace striker, Marouane Chamakh, has put pen to paper on a new deal, revealing he rejected other English clubs to prolong his stay at Selhurst Park. The former Arsenal player ended speculation about his future when he agreed to a new two-year deal last Friday. In his first…

Crowds throng the streets of Hackney and Tower Hamlets to give an East End welcome to the Tour de France

Crowds throng the streets of Hackney and Tower Hamlets to give an East End welcome to the Tour de France

Large crowds thronged the streets of Hackney and Tower Hamlets on Monday as the Tour de France passed through the East End on the last of its three days in England. Excited residents, ranging from school children to senior citizens, braced the rainy conditions to show their support, sounding out…

Crowds cheer on runners in Run Hackney half marathon

Crowds cheer on runners in Run Hackney half marathon

Large crowds turned out yesterday to support the 12, 000 runners who braved the heat to take part in the first Run Hackney half marathon. The race started and finished on Hackney Marsh and took runners through Hackney Downs, past the Hackney Empire and on to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic…

Members express shock after gym closes down suddenly

Members express shock after gym closes down suddenly

A ladies-only gym in Hackney has shut suddenly, leaving 13 staff without jobs and members facing the loss of hundreds of pounds of subscription fees. Sunstone womens-only club, based in Northwold Road, Stoke Newington, boasted facilities including a swimming pool, gym and a salon.  It had been in business for…

Hackney Half Marathon takes place this Sunday

Hackney Half Marathon takes place this Sunday

  The Vitality Run Hackney half marathon is taking place this Sunday bringing over 12,500 runners to the Borough. The map below shows the marathon route, which begins and ends on Hackney Marsh with runners passing through Hackney Downs, Hackney Empire, and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.  Some major roads on the…

World Cup: Download ELL’s exclusive World Cup wall chart to record every match up to the final

World Cup: Download ELL’s exclusive World Cup wall chart to record every match up to the final

As part of World Cup week on ELL, we have released an exclusive World Cup Wall Chart for you to fill in so you can hit all your World Cup needs.  Plot the route to the final or even try predicting the outcomes and see if you get it right! ELL World…