A council has accused the Gambling Commission of "refusing to act as a regulator" and called for Government action as it loses its battle to curb the spread of betting shops in poorer areas.
Newham, east London - which has six bookies' per square mile - takes firm to court
Plans to make major changes at the £429 million Olympic Stadium have been given the green light.
The former heavyweight champion suffers a hand injury in training
A look ahead to this week's Premier League fixture at Upton Park
Pair were sent off in Everton's 2-1 win over West Ham
14 July: David Haye v Dereck "Del Boy" Chisora
A look ahead to Saturday’s Premier League fixture at Upton Park
From waiting times, to medication errors, to surgical outcomes; NHS decisions are made on the basis of data. It's vital that data is correct.
Chisora's dogged resistance is broken in fifth round as Haye ponders his next move – now the real fight begins over the future of British boxing
Two new reports reveal England's worst-hit regions
Jussi Jaaskelainen has agreed to move to Premier League newcomers West Ham United from Bolton Wanderers.
Further to Steve Bunce's obituary (28 April), I hadn't seen Terry Spinks for many years and I was pleasantly surprised when, sometime in the late 1990s he came into my pub, The Woodman, at Stanford Rivers, Essex, writes Eddie Johnson. He was having treatment at a hospital nearby and his devoted cousin Rosemary was taking him home for the weekend and they decided to have a drink (non-alcoholic) before continuing the journey to Chadwell Heath.
Sam Allardyce believes West Ham have banished the poor home form which cost his side automatic promotion as they head into the play-offs this week.
West Ham United 2 Hull City 1
Rupert Murdoch's News International offered £2m to sponsor an academy in east London close to the company's headquarters at Wapping, it emerged yesterday at the Leveson Inquiry.