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NEWS, SPORT

‘All Stars’ scheme targets next generation of Hackney cricketers

21 Mar , 2017  

England stars Michael Vaughan and Jonny Bairstow were on hand to inspire the next generation of Hackney cricketers at the launch of an England and Wales Cricket Board initiative at the Olympic Park on Monday. The All Stars Cricket programme aims to get more than 50,000 children between the ages of five and eight taking […]

LEYTON ORIENT, SPORT

Third straight loss keeps Orient in drop zone

18 Mar , 2017  

Leyton Orient moved yet another step closer to non-league football after a heavy defeat at the hands of league leaders Doncaster Rovers. Orient boss Danny Webb witnessed his side defeated 4-1 at the Matchroom Stadium as his 11 men were outclassed by their opponents. Goals from John Marquis and former O’s skipper Mathieu Baudry helped […]

SPORT

Hackney Wick FC wins first-ever Fairtrade Cup

8 Mar , 2017  

Grassroots football teams came together in support of Fairtrade Fortnight as Hackney Wick FC won the first ever Fairtrade Cup. As one of five teams to enter the Fairtrade tournament at Mabley Green on Saturday 4 March, the Wickers recorded comfortable wins over London Bari FC and GD STP on their way to the trophy, […]