Olympic Stadium Campaign

Olympic Stadium Coalition Statement

January 26, 2016

CAS Trust board member Richard Hunt appeared yesterday at the appeal against the Information Commissioner’s ruling regarding publication of the Olympic Stadium rental contract. A statement released by the Olympic Stadium coalition yesterday (Monday 25th January) can be found below. OS Coalition Statement We note no decision has been reached today in the London Legacy…

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National Audit Office asked to investigate the Olympic Stadium deal

December 17, 2015

Hats off to MP for Harrow, Gareth Thomas, for taking this important step. Read more on the Campaign website. This news comes just a week after the GLA unanimously approved a motion that the rental contract be published in full. The pressure is building on all sides. The more the LLDC resist, the greater the…

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Guardian Chief Sports Correspondent at CAS Trust AGM 29th Oct

October 6, 2015

The AGM will be at The Bugle Horn pub in Charlton Village on Thursday 29th October, starting at 7.30pm. After the formal business of the evening is concluded there will be an assortment of delicious sandwiches and Chief Sports Correspondent at The Guardian, Owen Gibson, will take your questions on current football issues. Owen is the Guardian’s…

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Fan coalition: LLDC is “Running scared of the taxpayer”

October 1, 2015

Fan coalition says LDDC is “Running scared of the taxpayer” after Olympic Stadium owners lodge contract appeal The coalition of 14 supporters’ trusts & groups demanding the publication and revision of the full commercial terms of the contract between West Ham United and the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) today accused the LLDC of “Running…

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CAST Press Release – Fan coalition backs Information Commissioner’s demand to publish full terms of Olympic Stadium deal

September 15, 2015

Supporters’ trusts’ campaign results in successful Freedom of Information request The coalition of 14 supporters’ trusts seeking clarity on the Olympic Stadium deal with West Ham United FC today called on London Mayor Boris Johnson and the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) to ensure the full publication of the commercial terms of the contract after…

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Government response to Olympic Stadium petition “wholly inadequate”, say Supporters’ group

September 4, 2015

The Government’s response to calls for a public inquiry into the deal between the London Legacy Development Corporation and West Ham United for the rental of the Olympic Stadium has been condemned as “wholly inadequate” by a coalition of 14 football Supporters’ Trusts. The coalition had set up a petition on the UK Government website,…

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