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West Ham have had more of their academy players representing them this season than any other club - 13. However, this drops to six when you just count league games.

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Brocket1WEBBBBBYT.jpg"Golf is hard," Brocket Hall's head pro, Simon Garner intones. "Imagine a tennis racquet and ball. In golf we have a much smaller ball and a much smaller surface with which to hit it."


Plans for a free school in Newham have collapsed weeks because of lack of demand from parents.

The Newham Free Academy, a mixed secondary school, was preparing to open in September but has been withdrawn from the programme.

FF-26Nov-JLewsey05B.jpgThe boot was on the other foot for World Cup-winning rugby star Josh Lewsey when he visited the Isle of Dogs this week.

The former England international, critical of the national coaching set-up last week, was running his own coaching session as part of his Rugby Academy at Cubitt Town Junior School on Monday.

FF-jun11-Brooking3upright.jpgWest Ham legend Sir Trevor Brooking is urging the club's new owners to build for the future following this week's takeover.

The club changed hands on Monday when chairman Bjorgolfor Gudmundsson relinquished control to CB Holdings, in a deal believed to be worth around £100million.