Results tagged “Stratford”


The Smithsonian, the world's largest and museum and research complex, has announced it is exploring the possibility of joining Stratford's new cultural hub, dubbed Olympicopolis.

It would be the first time in the Washington DC institution would have ventured abroad in its 168-year history.

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A decade-long partnership will see the Great Newham London Run come into being.


In the run up to Christmas Seann Walsh tells us about his hatred of the new Sainsbury's Christmas advert and what he'd do if he was Santa.

Seann will be performing at the Laughing Boy Comedy Club at Stratford Circus this weekend, joined by Paul Chowdhry and Angela Barnes.


Shoppers were evacuated from Westfield Stratford City due to a security alert on Tuesday morning.

Stratford station was also closed by police. The investigation centred on an abandoned car in the area.

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Firms in Stratford town centre have agreed to create a Business Improvement District to promote the area.

The deal means nearly 250 businesses will pay a levy of up to 1.5% of their rateable value each year to the scheme.