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Orient thrash Harlow in Embleton debut

LEYTON ORIENT began their pre-season friendly with Harlow Town with a minute’s applause in memory of former Head Coach Justin Edinburgh, who died unexpectedly last month. Then it was on with the game – with Ross Embleton, the Club’s interim ...

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Now GB women finish fourth in basketball

IS FOURTH place the new standard for British women’s teams competing internationally? Following on from the women’s football team, it’s the result achieved by the Great Britain’s women’s basketball team too. The team has been playing in the EuroBasket championships ...

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Scintilla up the heat in title race

Emdad Rahman A COMPETITIVE GAME against stern opposition saw Scintilla Cricket Club defeat Roding Valley to keep pace at the top of the table. The latest round of Essex County Cricket League Premier Division games saw Scintilla win the toss ...

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Unbeaten Weavers are the Masters

Emdad Rahman WEAVERS Football Club are Masters Champions for the second time, after defeating Cup specialists Workhouse FC in the final. The Whitechapel-based team remained unbeaten all day and navigated their way through the group stages – containing Mohammedan, Finsbury ...

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Emdad joins Parkrun 100 club

BARKING & DAGENHAM resident Emdad Rahman has been spreading a little happiness with the London Relay 2019. He has also had an eventful week in his quest to achieve two milestones. The Dagenham 88 runner was joined by family, friends ...

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Ability Bow runs merchandise survey

ABILITY BOW provides a wonderful service – and it’s always struggling to stay open as funding for public services declines. The company runs a gym which provides exercise opportunities for a very special audience: people with long or short term ...

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Orient confirms fixture details

THERE HAVE been various announcements about Leyton Orient’s coming fixtures. •The team was due to play Hornchurch FC in a pre-season friendly on 16th July. That is now the date on which the memorial service for Justin Edinburgh is due ...

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