Sport Carlton Cole (right) celebrates his goal for West Ham last weekend

A look ahead to this weekend Premier League fixture at Upton Park

West Ham have unveiled a proposed new badge that could come into effect from 2016-17
West Ham have made an audacious bid for Dnipro winger Yevhen Konoplyanka

Yehven Konoplyanka latest: West Ham make £9.5 million offer for Dnipro winger - reports

The Hammers have made an audacious move to sign the Ukraine international, who was previously linked with Liverpool and Tottenham.

Diego Poyet in action for Charlton

West Ham sign Diego Poyet: Charlton midfielder completes transfer to Premier League side

The son of Gus Poyet was named the Addicks' player of the season last term

Cheikhou Kouyate, in action for Anderlecht in the Champions League, has signed a four-year deal at the Boleyn Ground

West Ham sign Cheikhou Kouyate: Who is the £7 million midfielder and what can the fans expect?

The versatile Senegalese international has signed a four-year deal to become the Hammers' second signing of the summer. Here, we take a detailed look at Sam Allardyce's new signing.

Teddy Sheringham is another famous veteran

West Ham co-chairman David Sullivan defends appointment of Teddy Sheringham as attacking coach as he reveals former striker was Sam Allardyce's choice

Claims that Sheringham's arrival undermined Allardyce's position as manager have been rubbished by Sullivan who insists the team will benefit from his impact

Vincent Kompany holds the Premier League title aloft after Manchester City's win over West Ham

Premier League fixtures 2014-15: A complete guide to next season's race for the title as Manchester City prepare to defend crown

Our comprehensive guide to all of the 2014/15 fixtures, plus a detailed look at some of the most important games of the season for your club

Stewart Downing celebrates with Andy Carroll and Mark Noble after scoring West Ham's second in the 2-0 win over Tottenham

West Ham fixtures 2014-15: Hammers tasked with difficult festive run as they travel to Chelsea before hosting Arsenal in all-London clashes

Our comprehensive guide to all of the 2014/15 fixtures, plus a detailed look at some of the most important games of the season for your club

Teddy Sheringham is another famous veteran

Teddy Sheringham joins West Ham: Former striker joins Hammers in bid to provide 'entertainment'

Sheringham scored 28 goals in 78 league games for the Hammers in a three-year spell for the club

Sam Allardyce in typically furious form on the sideline

West Ham transfer news: Mauro Zarate returns to the Premier League after agreeing three-year deal

The midfielder had impressed in the division for Birmingham in 2008

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce promises to learn from this season in effort to produce a more entertaining West Ham and improve on last season's disappointment

Allardyce held on to his job after meeting with the Hammers board but must show an improvement next season after a difficult campaign

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce keeps job but told to provide ‘more entertainment’ at West Ham

Fans resorted to booing Allardyce even when they won due to their disliking of his defensive tactics

Vincent Kompany holds the Premier League title aloft after Manchester City's win over West Ham

Manchester City 2 West Ham 0 match report: No panic as City allowed a final-day stroll to second Premier League title in three years

Vincent Kompany and Samir Nasri scored for City in victory at the Etihad

Yaya Toure and Vincent Kompany celebrate scoring for Manchester City

Manchester City 2 West Ham 0 player ratings: Could any match captain Vincent Kompany on City's title-winning day?

Man-for-man marking for the season-ending match at the Etihad Stadium

Manuel Pellegrini looks on from the touchline during Manchester City's 2-0 victory over West Ham on Sunday which secured them the Premier League title
Sergio Aguero starts for Man City

Manchester City v West Ham United team news: Sergio Aguero starts for City

Former Liverpool players Andy Carroll and Stewart Downing start for Hammers

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Salomé's feminine wiles have inspired writers, painters and musicians for 2,000 years. Now audiences can meet the Biblical femme fatale in two new stage and screen projects
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Caribbean cuisine is becoming increasingly popular in the UK ... and there's more to it than jerk chicken at carnival
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Lack of Englishmen at leading Premier League clubs leaves manager hamstrung
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They both inherited the iconic shirt at Old Trafford, but the £59.7m new boy is joining a club in a very different state
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