Essex Captain Tom Westley, batsman Ryan Ten Doeschate and bowlers Jamie Porter and Aaron Beard have signed up to raise funds for the Lord’s Taverners charity through their Runs and Wickets for Change campaigns to support disadvantaged and disabled young people in the county.

Newly-appointed Romford Junior Raiders NIHL1 head coach Mark Saunders is looking forward to getting his teeth into the job by developing the club’s young talent.

Dagenham & Redbridge defender Manny Onariase has joined League Two outfit Scunthorpe United for an undisclosed fee.

Hornchurch manager Mark Stimson insists Dagenham & Redbridge have won the lottery with the signing of winger George Saunders.

Dagenham & Redbridge are delighted to announce the signing of defender Callum Reynolds following his contract expiring at Barnet.

Dagenham & Redbridge have announced their second summer signing with the addition of midfielder Dean Rance.

Dagenham & Redbridge left-back has signed for League Two outfit Bolton Wanderers on a two-year-deal after he declined a new contract at the Victoria Road side.

Essex start their season on Saturday when they face Kent in the Bob Willis Trophy at The Cloudfm County Ground.

Upminster captain Alan Ison revealed his admiration for opponents Goresbrook as they continue to bring through youngsters at the club.

Romford will be ground-sharing with Barking FC at their Mayesbrook Park home for the 2020/21 season it was officially announced.

Hornchurch captain Billy Gordon has lauded the efforts of the Harrow Lodge Park groundsman on his work improving the wicket.

Dagenham & Redbridge have announced their retained list which includes Alex McQueen and Chike Kandi departing the club while Manny Onariase could be sold to a Football League club.

Dagenham & Redbridge have signed young winger George Saunders from Isthmian Premier League outfit Hornchurch.

Romford Junior Raiders have appointed former Bracknell Hornets head coach Mark Saunders to take over as Ben Pitchley steps back to focus on the junior programme.

Harold Wood captain Craig Perrin says it’s the first really big Shepherd Neame Essex League Premier Division for his side against Wanstead & Snaresbrook this weekend.

Everyone Active Raiders forward Blahoslav Novak says reaching the National League play-offs after missing the post-season the last two years will mean everything to him.

Tessel Middag has completed a move from West Ham United Women to Serie A side Fiorentina.

Brentwood captain Aaron West said it was a ‘dream day’ for the club as they sealed a victory while the rest of their Shepherd Neame Essex League rivals had their games abandoned.

Experienced Shenfield batsman Chris Sains insists the future looks bright for the club with so many youngsters gaining first-team experience.

West Ham United has today announced that the women’s team will play their Barclay’s FA Women’s Super League home matches at Dagenham & Redbridge’s Chigwell Construction Stadium throughout the 2020/21 season.

Dagenham & Redbridge could face losing defender Manny Onariase with League Two clubs Leyton Orient and Bolton Wanderers reportedly interested.

West Ham United manager David Moyes has warned clubs like Manchester United and Chelsea that it will cost them a ‘steel van of cash’ to capture his young starlet.

West Ham United manager David Moyes has admitted guiding the club to safety was harder this time round than when he previously came to the rescue.

Hornchurch defender George Winn has departed the club to join Isthmian North outfit Aveley ahead of the upcoming 2020/21 season.

West Ham United manager David Moyes is delighted for youngster Grady Dianganga as he helped West Bromwich Albion secure promotion to the Premier League.

West Ham United manager David Moyes has already set out his plans to build a more youthful side but knows it will depend on the money available to him during the transfer window.

Brentwood captain Aaron West praised debutant Eddie Ballard who broke records with his performance in their 173-run victory over Buckhurst Hill.

West Ham United manager David Moyes ‘relieved’ they will not scraping for their Premier League status on the final day of the season on Sunday.

West Ham United Women have brought in 18-year-old forward Nor Mustafa ahead of the 2020/21 Women’s Super League season.

West Ham United manager David Moyes says he expected it to be a big game for one of them as they face Aston Villa on the final day of the Premier League season.


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