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Hammer's Odyssey

The East Hammer’s resident poet, Trenton Swine, provides his latest offering.

Hammer’s Odyssey, by Trenton Swine.

One day I walked down Barking Road
as grown men atop Segways strode
and pubs belched drunkards to the road,
o'er yonder pound shops sold

their plastic wares and bargain bits. 296 more words
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The Queen supports West Ham (and she’s not the only one)

Prince William is many things. Husband, father, Duke of Cambridge, former rescue pilot and heir to the throne of 16 sovereign states. Oh yes – and an avid supporter of Aston Villa FC. 697 more words


'If the ground goes, we go' - the family business that wont survive without West Ham

Nathan’s Pie and Eels Shop is a family run business that’s been in East Ham for over 75 years. And it’s been at it’s current location on Barking Road with the Boleyn Ground just behind it since 1974. 299 more words


Get this date in your diaries now - 29 March

The 29 March may seem like a long way away. However, it is the day when we are planning for an evening of adoration, music, healing and confession. 46 more words