FEATURES, OLYMPICS, SPORT

Christine Ohuruogu: “London Olympics was the hardest thing I have dealt with”

21 Mar , 2013  

A calm, composed Christine Ohuruogu tells Charlie Morgan about the silver lining to her manic summer.

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ARTS

Meet the artist…

13 Mar , 2012  

Singer songwriter, Ruairidh Anderson, is releasing songs about the Olympic host boroughs every week until the Olympic games. VIDEO INCLUDED

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NEWS

Olympic hospital admits having no extra beds for athletes

6 Mar , 2012  

As well as Olympians, the hospital said it is expecting a rise in patients from Hackney and overseas during the Games. But the number of beds will remain unchanged since last year, with a total of 491.

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FEATURES

House-boaters have a sinking feeling

18 Mar , 2011  

The friends are part of east London’s floating population, currently docking their canal boats in Hackney’s portion of the River Lea.

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OLYMPICS, SPORT, TOP STORY

Schoolboy rower hopes to make Rio 2016 Olympics

17 Mar , 2010  

17-year-old Hackney rowing champion Liam Downes hopes for sucess at Brazilian games

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LEYTON ORIENT, OLYMPICS, SPORT

West Ham: We still want Olympic Stadium

11 Mar , 2010  

West Ham want to move into London’s Olympic Stadium, even if an athletic running track has to remain, the Hackney Post can reveal.

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SPORT

Hackney athletes’ training ground not up to scratch

23 Mar , 2009  

East End councils have not done enough to nurture athletics talent ahead of the Olympics, the Head Coach of Victoria Harriers Athletics Club has claimed.

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FEATURES

Dave Hill, the hack whose heart is in Hackney

12 Mar , 2009  

Dave Hill is hot on new media. He writes and manages three London themed blogs, including one for the Guardian. But meeting the Twitter and YouTube fanatic, one thing is apparent; his heart is with Hackney.

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