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Havering's Michelle Hughes was in fine form at the School Games in Manchester

School Games gold for Havering’s Hughes

Hurdler holds on for title after stride trouble

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Georgie Taylor competes at the British Championships tomorrow in Birmingham.

Havering’s Taylor ready for a taste of the big time at British Championships

Seventeen-year-old Havering AC discus thrower Georgie Taylor is full of excitement heading into tomorrow’s British Championships in Birmingham tomorrow, but for the youngster it was almost a missed opportunity.

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Havering's Duane Jibunoh is set to compete for GB Juniors (pic: Sam Harrison)

Havering youngster gets GB call

Discus thrower Duane to compete at Loughborough

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Harry Cavell, Zack Killoran, Lewis Debenham, Oliver Morter, Ben Davis, Thomas Sheldrick and Harry Sloman led Havering under-15s to victory at the London Mini Marathon (pic: Kevin White)

Havering youngsters on London high

Mini Marathon delight for athletes

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Havering Mayesbrook's Faye Fullerton in action at the National Cross-Country Championships (pic: Ryan Goad)

Fullerton shows fine form

Havering Mayesbrook athlete impresses on big stage

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Brentwood School's Nicole McKechnie competed at the British Indoor athletics championships last weekend

School Sport: Big moment for McKechnie

Brentwood pupil invited to compete at British Indoors

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Lauren Deadman with her gold medal

Haverin Mayesbrook’s Lauren Deadman confident for future success

The immediate future of cross country in Great Britain may look rosy, but there is someone looking to make sure it remains that way over the years to come.

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Lauren Deadman

Havering and Mayesbrook’s Lauren Deadman can start 2014 with a bang

Havering Mayesbrook long distance runner Lauren Deadman will start the new year in style, after being selected to run for Great Britain at the Edinburgh Cross Country International against Team Europe and the USA on January 11.

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Lauren Deadman

Gold medallist Deadman does country proud

Lauren Deadman did her country proud when she was a member of the gold medal-winning Great Britain team at the European Cross Country Championships held in Belgrade on Sunday.

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Havering Mayesbrook's Debbie Appleton won silver at the Essex Cross Country Championships (pic: Kevin White)

Debbie Appleton claims silver for Havering and Mayesbrook vets

Debbie Appleton’s individual silver led Havering and Mayesbrook veteran women to third place in the Essex Championships in Claybury.

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Lauren Deadman

Deadman Slovenia-bound for European Cross Country Championships

Lauren Deadman is heading to Slovenia next month after securing a place in the Great Britain team to compete in the European Cross Country Championships.

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West Ham at the Olympic Stadium

West Ham’s new stadium takes another step forward

The Hammers have announced that they have already sold a third of their executive boxes at the Olympic Stadium as the transformation continues

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Havering's Michelle Hughes was in fine form at the School Games in Manchester

School Games gold for Havering’s Hughes

Hurdler holds on for title after stride trouble

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Romford's Paul Claydon and Lewis Hughes are heading off to Denmark

Romford duo ready for action

Youngsters jet off for pre-season camp

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Alastair Cook thanks Wanstead players at his benefit match (pic: Ellie Hoskins)

In depth with Alastair Cook

England captain talks to Thomas Reeves at Wanstead CC

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Romford & Gidea Park's Ben Lawrence touches down for a try at Luton (pic: DNR Glover)

Romford ready for home Tees test

Henwood hoping to build on opening-day draw

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Peter Kildemand (white), Danny King (red) and Lewis Bridger (blue) in action during the re-run of heat 15. Pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO

Bridger heroics ensures Lakeside Hammers salvage point

Elite League: Lakeside Hammers 45 Poole Pirates 45

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