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Jim Reynolds pictured with Stalkers Lily

Romford Greyhound Stadium has terminated its contract with a high-profile trainer after accusing him of “bringing the integrity of the sport into question”.

Jim Reynolds pictured with Stalkers Lily

It is understood that Romford dog track has terminated the contract of one of its top greyhound trainers yesterday.

McCurtains’ fun day a hit

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Thomas McCurtains enjoyed glorious weather at their annual fun day on Saturday

A round-up of the latest new from the Goodmayes club

London Raiders forward Sam Roberts attacks against Chelmsford (pic: John Scott)

Hard-working forward back in gold and blue

Bobby Thompson was in great form at Spa (pic: Power Maxed Racing)

Hornchurch youngster shows form at Spa

Golf: London Golf Show goes Open crazy

Thursday, July 14, 2016
The London Golf Show is going open crazy this weekend

The London Golf Show is going Open crazy this week with a £5 ticket offer and an opportunity for shoppers to win prizes at Bluewater, which hosts the event in August.

Essex Leopards head coach Steve Ogunjimi

Big Cats to welcome Ipswich, Chelmsford or Essex Blades

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu reacts to qualifying in the Women's 400 metres Semi-final during day two of the 2016 European Athletic Championships at the Olympic Stadium, Amsterdam.

There are a magnificent seven Newham & Essex Beagles athletes selected for Rio

Youngsters enjoy Olympics legacy

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
(From left) Ben Quilter, Vicki Dunn, AECOM'S Chris Choa, Gemma Gibbons and Euan Burton MBE at the Olympics Day legacy event

Kids from across the capital receive tuition from Olympians and Paralympians

GB Modern Pentathlete Tom Toolis (pic:

Former Coopers pupil goes close at Modern Pentathlon event

Benhurst Primary won a badminton competition at Bower Park

Benhurst and Scargill Primary shine

McCurtains prepare for fun day

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Thomas McCurtains family fun day returns on July 16

Club to host yearly event on July 16

New London Raiders signing James Pentecost was man of the match for Oxford on a previous visit to Lee Valley (pic: John Scott)

Club add new face for National League campaign

Cranston Park serve up Essex Cup win

Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Cranston Park's men celebrate winning the Essex Junior Cup

Men’s team defeat Raphael Park in final

Essex Leopards head coach Steve Ogunjimi

Big Cats discover opponents for January date in competition

Tom Toolis (back row, far right) with other members of the GB Modern Pentathlon squad (pic:

Coopers old boy in Modern Pentathlon action

Marek Nahlik in action for London Raiders last season (pic: John Scott)

Slovakian hoping for further improvement

England Hockey, the ECB and England Netball are working together on an landmark project called Team Up for upcoming home Women'’s World Cups (pic: RSK Ghowry)

Women’s sport to take centre stage in England

GB’s Danson thanks hockey fans

Monday, June 27, 2016
Alex Danson celebrates a hat-trick against New Zealand at the Champions Trophy (pic: Ravi Ghowry)

Women end Champions Trophy with a win

Leopards coach Steve Ogunjimi (pic; Paul Phillips)

Big Cats to host Ipswich, Chelmsford or Essex Blades

London Raiders defenceman John Connolly (pic: John Scott)

Connolly and Chittock back for another campaign

Julian Smith and Jacob Ranson exchange words during a meeting between Chelmsford and London Raiders in December 2014 (pic: John Scott)

Forward back with home-town club for new season

Luff, Thompson on track for success

Friday, June 17, 2016
Matthew Luff has been in superb form on the track

Two local motor racers performing well

Bower Park's under-13 boys were runners-up at the National Schools' handball finals at Worcester

Under-13 squad finish as runners-up

Oates get Olympic call for Rio

Thursday, June 16, 2016
Colin Oates has been named in Great Britain's judo squad for the 2016 Olympics in Rio

Team GB announce seven judoka for Games

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