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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Team GB and Toyota excited by return of I Am Team GB this August Bank Holiday weekend.

Collier Row swimmer Brock Whiston sets a new world record on day three of the British Summer Championships in Glasgow.

Lawrence Okolie banked 'very important rounds' at the weekend ahead of his European title bid, according to promoter Eddie Hearn.

Former Dagenham amateur Lawrence Okolie is taking the 'right steps at the right time' after a TKO victory on Saturday teed up a short at the European cruiserweight title.

Lawrence Okolie's march towards international honours continued at the O2 Arena with a TKO victory over Mariano Angel Gudino.

Four students from Elite Tang Soo Do Martial Arts Club have competed in the British Championships.

Youngsters from London joined a number of tennis stars on the Wimbledon courts as part of a children's tennis initiative.

Young and old players were the key attraction as Beanibazar Sporting Club hosted a community sports event.

Boxers, coaches, officials and volunteers at Dagenham Boxing Club ended the 2018/2019 season with their annual presentation evening at The Roundhouse in Dagenham.

Mayfield Primary School had 36 students head down to a Playball event at the London Stadium during the weekend of MLB action.

The Major League Baseball London Series was a huge success despite high scoring matches between the prestigious New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox at the London Stadium.

Dagenham Pitch & Putt Club is set to host the third European Strokeplay Championship in August.

Major League Baseball, USA Baseball and BaseballSoftballUK announced that Fun At Bat, the introductory bat-and-ball program designed for use in school physical education classes, will now be available to primary school students in Greater London and surrounding areas through 2021.

Dagenham fighter Galore Bofando picked up an impressive win in a star-studded Bellator London card at Wembley Arena on the weekend.

Five members of the Toshi Kazoku Judokwai (TKJ) club in Dagenham have competed at the London Youth Games (LYG).

Comedian Jimmy Carr returns in episode two of Major League Baseball's three-part series to uncover some of the unique traditions associated with America's favourite past time.

Dagenham Boxing Club sent four of their members to Suffolk for a show in Sudbury on Saturday.

With one in four people in the UK experiencing a mental health problem each year, 1st4sport, Mind, Sport England and UK Coaching have collaborated to create a new online training course to help.

Some 10 sailing clubs and training centres across London welcomed visitors to 'Push the Boat Out' and try sailing and windsurfing for free or low cost.

Ahead of the Mitel & MLB Present London Series 2019, Major League Baseball has unveiled comedian Jimmy Carr as the frontman of a hilarious three-part series to give a taster of what fans can expect.

Dagenham schoolboy Sampson Onuoha has been picked to represent the England under-14 basketball team.

The latest news from the Elite Tang Soo Do Martial Arts Club

The latest news from the Barking & Dagenham Cycling Club

Youngster will take on rivals from other home countries in Guernsey later this month

The inline skating federation of Great Britain is hosting the annual European masters marathon at Lee Valley Velopark on Saturday.

Dagenham Boxing Club held their final show of the season at the Roundhouse, with 11 of their members involved on a bill of 13 bouts.

The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) World Tour, the world's most prestigious street skateboarding competition, returns to London's Copper Box Arena today.

Lawrence Okolie will defend his British and Commonwealth cruiserweight titles against Jack Massey in Manchester later this summer.

Captain Stuart Oduro's hat-trick and a brace from Harry Ogunsola sealed the Barking & Dagenham Post Trophy for Parsloes Primary after a nine-goal thriller with Five Elms.

Southern Counties Cup and Essex seven-a-side winners Barking & Dagenham remain on course for a treble after a 2-0 win at St Albans in the London Girls' League.

The latest boxing news from Barking & Dagenham

The world's best skateboarders are set to descend on East London next week when the UK's biggest skateboarding event returns to the Copper Box Arena.

This weekend sees the FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2019 come to the London Aquatics Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

The latest news from the Toshi Kazoku Judokwai club

West Ham United Women host Birmingham City in their final home game of the Women's Super League season, keen to bounce back after last weekend's defeat.

The latest news from the Barking & Dagenham Cycling Club

Young swimmer will represent Great Britain at Stratford's London Aquatics Centre in September

The London Youth Games have formally announced a new partnership with Nike.

Talented youngster impressed in Wolverhampton recently

The latest news from the Toshi Kazoku Judokwai club

The latest news from the Dagenham Boxing Club

The latest news from the Barking & Dagenham Cycling Club

A five-star display swept Henry Green's girls to a third successive Monteagle Shield title after a dominant 5-0 win over George Carey.

Former Romford Golf Club captain John Fuller presented a cheque for £16,235 to the Dylan Tombides Foundation on Saturday.

Amy Verrier and Dennis Voinovan both won gold medals at competition in Hackney


To celebrate the launch of Connected Communities, Crowdfunder has teamed up with Trust For London to award £5,000 to five projects making a difference in Barking & Dagenham.

It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?

The Exchange in Ilford has added a state-of-the-art, Savannah-themed play area, with hand painted animal sculptures, to its brand new family zone, designed by American creative agency Playtime

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