Olympic Stadium Campaign


Tue Aug 25 2015

Calls for a public inquiry into the secretive deal between the London Legacy Development Committee and West Ham United Football Club for the rental of the Olympic Stadium have now gone national. Since an unprecedented alliance of London fan groups, led by Charlton and Leyton Orient fans, launched a petition on the No10 website last…

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Olympic Stadium – Please sign the new petition launched by a coalition of EIGHT London Supporters Trusts

Wed Aug 19 2015

The broadcast of the BBC programme on the Olympic Stadium deal (link above) has triggered a fast moving and remarkable coalition of Supporters Trusts across London who are now working together to demand a full public enquiry. Please sign the petition by clicking on this link and share it as widely as possible. Below is…

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CAS Trust Press Release – West Ham & The Olympic Stadium

Fri Aug 7 2015

West Ham’s Olympic “Gold” must be returned to the taxpayer, say Charlton Athletic Supporters Trust. Following the broadcast on BBC1 last night of “ The Olympic Stadium; How the Hammers Struck Gold”, Charlton Athletic Supporters Trust (CAST) is backing Shadow Minister Chris Bryant’s call for a public enquiry into the rental agreement between West Ham…

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BBC Special on the Olympic Stadium this Thursday!

Thu Aug 6 2015

“The Olympic Stadium: How the Hammers Struck Gold” will run this Thursday, August 6th at 19.00 on BBC1 London, and available on iPlayer afterwards for 30 days. It is never a good idea to assume how the media will treat a topic, but the programme makers have interviewed Steve Clarke and Richard Hunt on camera at…

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West Ham and the Olympic Stadium – the heat is turned up

Fri Jul 17 2015

As many of you will be aware, the Trust has a major project underway to seek a review of the terms of West Ham’s rental agreement for the Olympic Stadium. We won’t repeat the detail of our position, which was set out in our article here on 24 April. But, since we’ve seen a welcome…

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West Ham’s Move in our Direction

Wed Jun 10 2015

CAS Trust Member Paul Breen and author of “The Charlton Men” offers his view on West Ham’s move to the Olympic Stadium… As a child growing up in Ireland, I always had a passing interest in how West Ham were getting on since my cousin, from Mayo, lived in Camden and supported them, because he was…

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