Barking manager Justin Gardner has dubbed their clash with Romford as a no-win situation this weekend.
As we prepare to welcome 2019, The Recorder takes a look at the first six months of the past year, and the biggest stories we have reported on. Tomorrow we’ll take a look at the second half of 2018.
Tom Potter saw red on another disappointing day for Romford as a heavy defeat at the hands of Heybridge sent them closer to the foot of the table.
Romford were made to pay the penalty after falling to defeat against bottom club Witham at Spa Road.
Romford ended up well beaten by an impressive Maldon side in their Bostik North meeting at the Wallace Binder ground.
Non-league managers Paul Martin and Justin Gardner have paid tribute to former Hornchurch boss Jimmy McFarlane for his tremendous efforts in his long reign.
Romford ended their five-game losing run in the league with a hard-fought point against Basildon at Rookery Hill.
Romford manager Paul Martin says his side’s recent form in the Bostik North is not good enough and they will look to rectify that against Basildon United this weekend.
Romford boss Paul Martin is pleased with Essex Senior Cup run but insists the league is more important to the club.
Romford booked a place in the quarter-finals fo the Essex Senior Cup with a penalty shoot-out win over Bostik North leaders Bowers on Tuesday night.
Romford were left to rue a poor first-half performance as they fell to defeat at Bostik North rivals Mildenhall Town.
Romford fell to a fourth successive defeat in Bostik North after conceding twice in the last 22 minutes at Park Lane on Saturday.
Romford were brought down to earth by defeat at the Len Salmon Stadium on Saturday.
Bostik North: Dereham Town 1 Romford 0
Non-League Day turned into a nightmare for Romford as they were put to the sword by Bostik North rivals Coggeshall in the first half of their clash at Rookery Hill.
FA Youth Cup second qualifying round: Leyton Orient 2 Romford 1
Romford bowed out of the FA Trophy on a disappointing day at Rookery Hill.
Romford manager Paul Martin is keen to progress through a couple of rounds of the FA Trophy to hit a target of £10,000 set earlier in the season to help boost the club finances.
Romford manager Paul Martin says his side deserved to pick up a 2-0 victory against Aveley, the side he has tipped to win the Bostik North this season.
Romford bounced back from their FA Cup exit to bank another three league points at East Thurrock.
Romford were sent crashing out of the FA Cup after losing their first qualifying round tie against unbeaten Southern League leaders Kettering Town at Rookery Hill on Sunday.
Barking turned the Bostik North table on its head to beat Romford at Mayesbrook Park on Saturday.
Billericay slipped to a six-wicket defeat at Chingford in their penultimate match of the Shepherd Neame Essex League Premier Division season.
Romford took over at the top of the Bostik North table with victory over the Dockers on Tuesday night.
AFC Hornchurch have been drawn at home to Southern League Premier South side Harrow Borough in the first qualifying round of the FA Cup.
Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.
“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.
The next step in renewable energy could be right beneath your feet as you walk through a Romford shopping centre.
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