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Tottenham Hotspur has decided to press on with its fight for a judicial review of the decision to allow former Premier League rivals West Ham United to move into the Olympic Stadium.

Tottenham Hotspur has decided to press on with its fight for a judicial review of the decision to allow former Premier League rivals West Ham United to move into the Olympic Stadium.

The High Court has refused separate applications from Tottenham Hotspur and Leyton Orient for a review of the decision to allow West Ham United to move into the Olympic Stadium following the 2012 Games.

Victory on the pitch may be all too rare for West Ham United these days, but the club has beaten Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur to be named as the preferred bidder to take over the £537 million Olympic Stadium in Stratford following the 2012 Games.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.