A sterner test will await the Hammers than in the Premier League
Tom Bawden visits urban, impoverished Newham to find out from its residents why it has the lowest carbon footprint in Britain
It must be a source of comfort to Cardiff City, Hull City and Crystal Palace that of the last 12 teams elevated to the Premier League, nine have survived their first season. Defeats for all three on the opening weekend, without scoring a goal between them, had the doomsayers wearing "told you so" expressions, although there were consolations to be had in that none of the promoted trio were humiliated despite playing top-10 opposition, in two cases away from home.
Country dwellers are less civil and more likely to be irritable, reveals study
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
West Ham were today confirmed as the new tenants
The east London club will become the tenants of the Stratford based stadium
14 July: David Haye v Dereck "Del Boy" Chisora
A look ahead to Saturday’s Premier League fixture at Upton Park
Premier League team news
A decade-long battle comes to an end - but east London is as split as ever
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.
The organisers of the controversial bout between David Haye and Dereck Chisora are certain that the 14 July grudge match will take place despite a threat to expel the Luxembourg Boxing Federation from the European Boxing Union.
When Paul Sathianesan got off the plane at Gatwick Airport to begin a new life in a new country, all he had with him were two shirts, two pairs of trousers, a sarong and a container of soil from his homeland, Sri Lanka.