Mind over matter

Coppermill Swifts FC
How playing football helps improve male mental health, writes David O’Driscoll Gary Lineker tweeted after England’s dramatic World Cup...

Bringing it home

England captain Harry Kane
Former Chingford schoolboy given ‘freedom of borough’ after winning World Cup Golden Boot Harry Kane’s former PE teacher has...

Athletic ambition

Chingford Athletic
In his amateur football column, Scott Lanza discovers a young club with a bulging trophy cabinet In just over...

Sport for all

Boccia being played at the Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre
A new sports programme for people with learning disabilities is being launched at Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre. Social...

‘In good hands’

Leyton Orient Chairman Nigel Travis
Leyton Orient fans feeling positive after meeting with club’s new owners, reports Graham Millington When Nigel Travis told a...

A tale of two replays

Waltham Forest v FC Romania
In his latest column on the borough’s amateur football scene, Scott Lanza checks out two FA Cup prelims The...

Bowled over

Walthamstow Borough Bowls Club
In her final Echo sports column, Bobbie Makoni lays down the lawn On the spectrum of controversial sports, you’d...