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Brentwood School triple jumper Nicole Harvey, hopped, skipped and jumped her way to a silver medal at the Essex County Indoor Championships last weekend.

Cricket: Essex snap up Siddle

Monday, February 5, 2018

Essex County Cricket Club have announced that Australian opening bowler Peter Siddle will join the county champions for the first five Championship games of the 2018 season.

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McGrath to become Essex head coach

Monday, November 20, 2017

Essex County Cricket Club have announced that Anthony McGrath will take up the position of head coach, replacing fellow Yorkshireman Chris Silverwood, who is to join the England coaching staff.

Cricket: Foster extends Essex career

Friday, November 10, 2017

Essex County Cricket Club have announced that James Foster has signed a one-year contract extension, keeping him at the club until the conclusion of the 2018 campaign.

Essex confirm Silverwood exit

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Essex have confirmed that Chris Silverwood will leave his position as head coach to take up the role as England’s fast bowling coach in early 2018.

Walter signs Essex extension

Friday, October 13, 2017

Essex County Cricket Club has announced that all-rounder Paul Walter has signed a contract extension that will see him remain at the club until 2019.

Havering’s magnificent young athletes were in imperious form at the Essex Cross-Country Relay Championships as they collected a host of medals.

Essex youngsters commit to club

Friday, October 13, 2017

Essex County Cricket Club have announced that four exciting young talents have committed their future to the county champions.

Essex Cricket will embark on a very special trip to play a cricket match in the Vatican City against St. Peter’s Cricket Club this week.

Hornchurch manager Jim McFarlane expects a tough test after being handed a long trip to Hereford in the third qualifying round of the FA Cup.

Brentwood’s Kevin Stammers is giving up his night job in the local darts community and will be leaving a massive hole.

Exactly 100 years ago this week, on August 27 1917, Arthur Edwin Jones was mortally wounded at the Battle of Passchendaele and died two days later.

Wanstead Central bowler Mark Nullmeyers is celebrating a dramatic victory over Ed Morris in the county final

There is no stopping the Romford men on the green at the moment

The proposal for a Market House has been dropped.

Rippey runs out of steam after four games in one day

Foursome Romford boys overcome Silverthorn and the crowd in tense county fours battle

An adaptation of beloved children’s tale The Wind in the Willows, will be the main attraction of Queen’s Theatre community fun day celebrating 25 years of its youth theatre, QYouth. Picture: MARK SEPPLE

Leicestershire proved too strong for the county boys at Essex County BC

Rippey and his team hold their nerve to book their place at Westcliff

Complacency almost costs Chaplin and his boys victory against Connaught

Felsted extend deal with Essex

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

School partnership to continue for three years


Many drivers will be heading to the showrooms in March looking to pick up a car bearing the shiny new 18 registration plate.

Window and conservatory specialist Ken Rhodes talks about the possibilities for brightening up your home for the new year, and with their home improvement finance deals it’s possible for everyone to make some changes

Lisa and Jennie are cousins who grew up in the borough. Their grandmother, ‘Nanny Fish’ was a huge part of their lives, and while she had dementia and increasing needs, she really benefited from having care in her nephew’s loving home. This experience was the inspiration for Lisa and Jennie to set-up their own home care service.

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