Funding available for female and disability teams in Thurrock

Funding available for female and disability teams in Thurrock

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 […]

Hockey: Thurrock Men leave East London empty-handed

Hockey: Thurrock Men leave East London empty-handed

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 […]

Rugby: Thurrock bridge the gap against Dartford

Rugby: Thurrock bridge the gap against Dartford

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.

Swimming: Thurrock success at Essex Age Group Champs

Swimming: Thurrock success at Essex Age Group Champs

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!

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League – Saturday 2nd February Round-Up

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League – Saturday 2nd February Round-Up

  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 achievements for grassroots football in Essex

Great achievements for grassroots football in Essex

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 […]