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Corporate athlete" is a buzz phrase for Pure Sports Medicine Dietician Linia Patel.

That's because Wharfers and sporting superstars might lead lives more similar than it first appears.


A legal challenge to the £1.3 billion Shell Centre redevelopment has been rejected by the High Court.

The Shell Centre revamp is one of the first projects by Canary Wharf Group outside the east London estate.

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A 'pop-down' event, where entrepreneurs can get backing for a local project just by purchasing a £5 meal, will be held in Poplar tonight.

Greenwich mosque denies links with Jihadi John

By Giles Broadbent on February 27, 2015 10:28 AM |


A Greenwich mosque where the newly-unmasked Isis killer "Jihadi John" is alleged to have attended has denied any links the extremist.

The man who appeared on video beheading kidnapped hostages has been identified as Mohammed Emwazi, 27, from Queen's Park, who is reported to have prayed at Greenwich Islamic Centre, in Plumstead Road.


A man has been charged with the murder of 22-year-old Gokhan Durmus, who was stabbed in the neck in Hackney.

Mathais Auguste, 21, was charged yesterday and will appear at Hendon Magistrates' Court today (February 27).

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East London roads desperately need the Silvertown Tunnel to support a creaking and unpredictable Blackwall crossing, according to Transport for London.

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Labour Leader Ed Miliband took part in talks to bring Lutfur Rahman back into the party, the High Court has heard.


A series of free trials for commuters interested in travelling by coach from Folkestone, Hythe or Ashford to Greenwich will launch next month.

Two arrested in connection with Hackney stabbing

By Rachel Bishop on February 25, 2015 1:05 PM |


Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 22-year-old man was stabbed in the neck in Hackney.

The victim, Gokhan Durmus, was stabbed after he was involved in an altercation with two men.


Make a date in the diary and get signed up for Cancer Research UK's Race for Life this June.


Fashion brand Mango will arrive in Canary Wharf this summer.

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The High Court case looking into whether Lutfur Rahman's election as mayor of Tower Hamlets last year was lawful took a dramatic twist after he accused his political rival of racism.

East End boxing champ launches sports hijab

By Rachel Bishop on February 24, 2015 4:00 PM |


A boxing champion from the East End has created a sports hijab to help more Muslim women get into combat sports.


Wharfer Carli Wheatley has launched her juice menu at Kruger as she looks to expand her Healthful Method brand.


Westfield Stratford City has said there is no imminent threat of a terrorist attack after Islamist militants urged followers to target the shopping centre.