Stratford (formerly Stratford Langthorne) is part of the London Borough of Newham. Stratford is important to the environment as a shopping area. Stratford Station is an important Umsteigeknotenpunkt between the railways, the Tube (subway) and the Docklands Light Railway. In Stratford, the central Olympic Park, which is home to several competition venues and venues, including the Olympic Stadium, was built for the 2012 Olympic Games. There is also the Stratford International station, stop at the remote connections from London St Pancras to Kent. The shopping center Westfield Stratford City is the largest shopping center of London.