A COMMUNITY football scheme which saw more than 1,000 new female and disability teams created across the country last year is returning to encourage even more people into regular football participation in Essex. Grow the Game, which is delivered by the Football Foundation and funded by The FA, was first launched in 2010 to provide […]
EAST LONDON 8s 6 v 0 THURROCK MENS 2s 0 With only ten players against a full East London squad, Thurrock were under attack from the start and found it hard to break out of their own half. Despite keeper Ryan Jones pulling off a string of outstanding saves, it was no surprise when the […]
THURROCK welcomed old adversaries Dartfordians back to Oakfield for the first time since 1988 From the kick off the visitors started well but Thurrock’s defence was key to the early stages of the match rebuffing the hard running Kent team whom tried to punch holes with no avail.
EAST Thurrock United slid back into the relegation zone after a defat by Woking on Saturday afternoon.
AVELEY’S title bid was dealt a blow with a defeat at home against fellow promotion chasers, Maldon and Tiptree.
TILBURY’S great run continued with a comprehensive victory against Canvey Island.
Essex Premier Cup The Prokit UK Essex Olympian League will provide the finalists in this year’s competition after the three remaining Quarter Final ties, held over from last week, all were won by teams from the league. Two all-Olympian ties saw plenty of drama as firstly Galleywood were edged out by Kelvedon Hatch who […]
BLUES were denied their first win in seven games when Great Wakering Rovers were awarded a last gasp penalty, it could have been worse had Jake Gordon converted a second penalty in injury time when he blasted wildly over.
ANOTHER victory for Tilbury but defeats for East Thurrock United and Aveley.
LOTS of make or break fixtures for the borough’s teams.
SWIMMERS from Thurrock Swimming Club participated in the first weekend of this year’s Essex Age Group Championships. Even with a smaller team compared to others, Thurrock demonstrated their quality with many more finalists, medallists and finishing 3rd overall after the second block – with one more to go!
EAST Thurrock United have booked a second trip in three years to the final of the Essex Senior Cup after a spirited win against high-flying Vanarama South neighbours Billericay in their semi-final at Rookery Hill on Tuesday (6 February) reports the Thurrock Independent.
TILBURY shared the points in a no score draw against Barking at Chadfields on Tuesday night.
THE MILLERS kept their promotion challenge on track with a solid victory against bottom side Romford.
Bostik Div North Canvey Island 1 v 2 Aveley AVELEY kept up their promotion challenge with three vital points against Canvey Island on Saturday afternoon. Canvey Island opened the scoring through James White (6′) but a double strike from Alexander Akrofi (25′ and 87′) secured the points. The result leaves Aveley in third place, just […]
TILBURY may well have produced one of the results of the season when they beat in-form Witham Town on Saturday afternoon.
A Michael Gyasi goal was all that separated the teams, but in reality Coggeshall were sharper and more determined than Blues who seem to have lost their way since the turn of the year.
Essex Premier Cup Buckhurst Hill become the first club to reach this season’s semi-finals after their game at Arlesford Colne Rangers went ahead, whilst the other three quarter-final games fell afoul of the elements. Galleywood v Kelvedon Hatch; Hutton v Rayleigh Town and Tiptree Heath v Catholic United are now scheduled for next Saturday. […]
GREAT away wins for both Tilbury and Aveley. Another defeat for Grays Athletic.
2017/18 was a successful season for local grassroots football according to Essex County FA Chief Executive, Brendan Walshe, who reflected on “many notable achievements” during the campaign in the Association’s newly-published 2018 Annual Report. Acknowledging that 2017/18 featured further steps of change, Walshe detailed that the focus was to continue to develop and support the […]
Tennis taster sessions for February half-term. Full details on poster.
LOTS OF pitch inspections as we enter a cold snap.
THE club is looking forward to welcoming children from Deneholm School this Saturday when they will be testing their journalistic skills in our Be A Match Reporter Day event . The children will be interviewing manager Jamie Stuart, players, and writing match reports which will feature in future match day programmes.
AVELEY may well see it as two points dropped as they were held at home by Barking on Tuesday night.