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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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Christine Ohuruogu launched the world’s first ever Compact Athletics Facility

Christine Ohuruogu lauches Compact Athletics Facility at Stoke Newington School

400m world champion Christine Ohuruogu today launched the world’s first ever Compact Athletics Facility.

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Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade. Pic: Clive Gee/EMPICS Sport

Leyton Orient learn possible Trophy opposition

Full details of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy first round draw have been revealed.

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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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Hornchurch captain Roy Smith (left) was happy with the manner of his side's win over West Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch hit by rare loss

Smith reflects on Leigh reverse

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Adam Ellis of Lakeside Hammers was back to his best with a paid 10 points in the 46-44 win at Wolverhampton Wolves. Pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO

Lakeside win on the road at Wolverhampton

Elite League: Wolverhampton Wolves 44 Lakeside Hammers 46

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Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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