Rugby: Thurrock bow out of the Essex Cup

Rugby: Thurrock bow out of the Essex Cup

Thurrock 20, Billericay 24 ON Sunday (16 January) at Oakfield, Billericay RFC U16s gave a second half rugby masterclass in ball handling and offloading in the tackle. Trailing by ten points at the interval, the visitors, Billericay upped their game and outscored Thurrock by three tries to one in the second half much to the […]

Football: Grays Athletic held at home by Coggeshall

Football: Grays Athletic held at home by Coggeshall

Isthmian North Grays Ath 1 v 1 Coggeshall Town By The Mariner TWO goals in two minutes just after the break resulted in a share of the points for these two closely matched outfits. Blues had the better of the first period controlling long periods, only their final ball in the danger areas prevented them […]

Football: Grays bounce back to wining ways

Football: Grays bounce back to wining ways

BLUES bounced back after a disappointing run of defeats during the festive period with this efficient performance – recapturing their early season form they dispatched promotion chasing Dereham Town. Super sub Anointed Chukwu made sure of the points late in the game

Football: Grays Ath fall to another defeat

Football: Grays Ath fall to another defeat

Isthmian Division North Brentwood 1 v 0 Grays Ath AS a spectacle this encounter proved to be a disappointing occasion marred as it was by a heavy and uneven surface hindering both sets of players. Brentwood eventually emerged the victors courtesy of a Tom Richardson strike in the first half, but Blues not for the […]

Swimming: Thurrock finish top at Hornchurch Gala

Swimming: Thurrock finish top at Hornchurch Gala

OVER 50 swimmers from Thurrock Swimming club participated in the Christmas Cracker gala in Hornchurch. Not only did the swimmers perform at a very high level achieving many personal best times, but Thurrock SC finished Top Visiting Club.

Football: Honours shared in local derby

Football: Honours shared in local derby

Isthmian North Grays Athletic 2 v 2 Tilbury The two oldest clubs in the borough locked horns once again in front of a large and vociferous crowd both eager to claim the bragging rights. Blues holding a two goal advantage at half time held the upper hand but a spirited Dockers second half fightback ensured […]

Football: Grays get upper hand on Hashtag United

Football: Grays get upper hand on Hashtag United

ON a cold windswept afternoon Blues returned to winning ways courtesy of a far post header from Geoffrey Okonkwo . Fans must have been thinking it was going to be another afternoon of what if after the woodwork had denied them on three occasions. Hashtag United had their moments, starting well but faded as the […]

Rugby: Basildon teens edge Thurrock in thriller

Rugby: Basildon teens edge Thurrock in thriller

Basildon 49 v 34 Thurrock IN the winter sunshine, on Sunday 21st November, at Basildon’s Gardiner Close grounds, Basildon and Thurrock RFC served up a very entertaining u16 game of rugby. Initial exchanges were ferocious as both teams worked each other out and Thurrock led 7-5 after ten minutes. However, four Basildon tries and two […]

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