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Carling Cup Trophy.jpgMillwall and West Ham will meet at Upton Park in the second round of the Carling Cup on Tuesday, August 25.

The Lions have had their ticket allocation cut to just 1,500 on the recommendation of the Metropolitan Police.

Preview: Hartlepool v Charlton

By Rob Virtue on August 14, 2009 3:57 PM |


The Addicks did not win back to back games all of last season and manager Phil Parkinson will be determined not to repeat that statistic this time.

With that in mind Charlton head north to Hartlepool United's Victoria Ground looking to follow up last week's 3-2 win at home to Wycombe Wanderers.


Legal practice firm CM Murray is launching a business immigration department and adding two key personnel to its team.

Anna Birtwistle joins as an associate, while Edward Wanambwa, pictured, comes in as a partner and will lead the new department at the Canary Wharf company.


Le Cirque Invisible, Queen Elizabeth Hall

Surreal show was an injection of pure joy for adults and children alike.


Families affected by an arson attack at their Tiller Road block are still waiting to return home more than a week later.

Landlord East Thames put the occupants of five flats into hotel accommodation at Excel's Premier Inn a day after fire broke out at Hammond House on August 2.


By Andrew Williams

Like many Wharfers, I am fond of the odd skive. Even if you're running your own business, the thrill of sneaking off an hour early can sometimes be too great to resist. After all, what's the point of being your own boss if you can't make your own rules?

ff-aug13-ZolaG.jpgThe Italian job is only half done at Upton Park but if Gianfranco Zola has his way it will be a whole lot nearer completion come the end of the season.

Saturday's Premier League trip to Wolverhampton Wanderers sees the Irons begin their challenge for a top six finish and UEFA Europa League qualification.

00jul17transport27.jpgWharfers face more travel problems this weekend when the DLR shuts for engineering work.

The line between Canary Wharf and Lewisham will be suspended on Saturday, while the Poplar/Westferry to Lewisham route will be closed on Sunday.


By John Hill

A supersized Sunborn yacht hotel could be returning to Royal Docks. The original yacht hotel left for Africa last August, but Sunborn International is bidding to place a larger ship a few yards along Royal Victoria Dock near the Hotel Novotel London Excel.

westham.jpgIt will be tin hat time in east London in two weeks after two of football's bitterest foes were paired in the second round of the Carling Cup.

West Ham will face Millwall at the Boleyn Ground in what is undoubtedly the tie of the round.

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