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Errors see Clarets crushed by four goals

Maldon and Burnham Standard: BREAKING: Mark Hawkes appointed as Clarets boss

11:08am Wednesday 17th September 2014

AN “accumulation of errors” from Chelmsford City saw the Clarets fall victim to an embarrassing 4-0 defeat at league leaders Boreham Wood.

Hard fought draw for Chelmsford Ladies Hockey Club

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

11:05am Wednesday 17th September 2014

CHELMSFORD Ladies Hockey Club’s first team fought hard and dominated much of their exciting Investec EHL Conference East 1-1 draw against St Albans 1st XI.

Chelmsford Rugby Club rip through Rochford

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

11:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

CHELMSFORD Rugby Club won their opening London Two North East league encounter at Rochford last weekend with an ultimately convincing 29-17 victory, scoring four excellent tries and in the process securing a bonus point victory.

Chieftains battle hard but lose out in the cup

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Raiders beaten by rivals Chieftains

10:57am Wednesday 17th September 2014

CHELMSFORD Chieftains faced higher league opposition on both days at the weekend in ice hockey’s new English Challenge Cup competition.

Chelmsford champs retain T20 title

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Cricket - cxz

10:53am Wednesday 17th September 2014

CHELMSFORD Cricket Club retained the Warsop T20 title with wins over Woodham Mortimer and Rayleigh on finals day at Chelmer Park.

U's dramatic defeat against Blades was "massively disappointing" admits Humes

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:47pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Tony Humes admits his Colchester United players were left devastated by their dramatic 3-2 defeat at the hands of Sheffield United.

Jammers lose first game after Spillane's exit

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:55pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Maldon and Tiptree’s first game following the departure of manager Terry Spillane ended in defeat.

U's relinquish two-goal lead to suffer dramatic Blades defeat

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:58pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United relinquished a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at home to Sheffield United tonight.

Wright scores twice as U's under-21s see off Bees

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

5:17pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Drey Wright marked his comeback from injury with two goals as Colchester United's under-21s battled back from two goals down to beat Brentford 3-2 at Florence Park.

U's linked with Cardiff City striker Healey

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

4:28pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United have been linked with a loan move for Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

2:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Confidence can mean so much in football.

Humes won't rush into defensive loan signings

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

11:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United boss Tony Humes insists he will not make any “knee-jerk reactions” after skipper Magnus Okuonghae was ruled out for four games.

Kent ready to make first home start for U's

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:23am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Teenager Frankie Kent says he is ready to answer Tony Humes’ call and make his first home start for Colchester United against Sheffield United tonight.

Eldridge ready to “unleash” new Polish signing

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:58am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FC CLACTON manager Glenn Eldridge is ready to “unleash” new Polish signing Bartlomiej Włodarski.

Spillane was a victim of his early success

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Terry Spillane led the Motormen to the FA Cup second round this season. Picture: Adam Holt

10:56am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FORMER MALDON & TIPTREE boss Terry Spillane believes he was a victim of his early success in the Park Drive hot-seat.

Witham's reward is a home tie in the FA Cup

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

12:18pm Monday 15th September 2014

Witham Town's reward for their 4-0 FA Cup win at Bowers and Pitsea on Saturday is to have been handed a home tie in the second qualifying round.

Sanchez wants more goals after getting off the mark

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

11:33am Monday 15th September 2014

Sanchez Watt is hoping to hit the goal trail for Colchester United after hitting the net for the first time in nearly eight months.

Byrne claims two medals at Invictus Games

9:26am Monday 15th September 2014

Stanway's Terry Byrne is celebrating after winning two medals at the Invictus Games.

U's will not appeal Okuonghae red card

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:22am Monday 15th September 2014

Colchester United will not appeal against Magnus Okuonghae’s red card against Leyton Orient.

Sears targets more wins after U's get off the mark

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:10am Monday 15th September 2014

Freddie Sears believes Colchester United’s superb victory at Leyton Orient can be the catalyst for them to go on a winning run.

Spillane leaves the Jammers

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Terry Spillane led the Motormen to the FA Cup second round this season. Picture: Adam Holt

11:24am Sunday 14th September 2014

MALDON and Tiptree’s third defeat in row saw manager Terry Spillane leave the club by mutual consent.

Clark set for World Championships

Maldon and Burnham Standard: ‘WE DID IT’: Saskia Clark shows her delight at her silver medal in the Women's 470 class at the Olympic regatta

12:23pm Sunday 14th September 2014

SASKIA Clark is battling it out for a world title.

Humes hails ten-man U's after impressive win

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

5:55pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Tony Humes praised his Colchester United side after they battled against the odds to claim their first win of the season.

Ten-man U's claim memorable win at Leyton Orient

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Happy memories - Colchester defender Magnus Okuonghae played his part in helping them claim a 2-0 win at Leyton Orient, last season. Picture: WARREN PAGE

4:57pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Ten-man Colchester United claimed their first victory of the season this afternoon after claiming a hugely impressive 2-0 victory at Leyton Orient.

Frinton are crowned Two Counties champions

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:10pm Saturday 13th September 2014

FRINTON Cricket Club have been crowned champions of the Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship.

It's a winning weekend for Wivenhoe, Stanway, Clacton and Halstead

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:18pm Saturday 13th September 2014

THERE was no doubting the result of the day in the Thurlow Nunn League.

Dowsett wears Tour of Britain Yellow Jersey

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:14am Saturday 13th September 2014

A stunning ride from Alex Dowsett saw him take an overall lead in the Tour of Britain.

Top two set for winner-takes-all showdown

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

3:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

The battle for the division two title remains one of the Piri Piri North Essex League’s tightest this year and Sunday’s meeting between the top two is a winner-takes-all showdown to decide who will claim the silverware this year.

Watt ready to return to his roots

Maldon and Burnham Standard: On target - Colchester United's Sanchez Watt (right) in action against Stevenage. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO70543-01)

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

HE was born a London bus ride away from Brisbane Road.

It's D-Day at the top of the Two Counties Championship

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

It's D-Day in the Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship.

In-form Rovers set to be missing players

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Taking the reins - Angelo Harrop is the new manager at Stanway Rovers

12:40pm Friday 12th September 2014

Stanway Rovers are missing key players as they prepare for tomorrow’s Thurlow Nunn League premier division contest at home to Kirkley & Pakefield.

Clacton are excited by new challenge

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

11:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Clacton Rugby Club are ready to sail uncharted waters.

Colchester aim to repeat high standards

Maldon and Burnham Standard: New role - Anthony O'Riordan has taken over as Colchester Rugby Club's new head coach.

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Colchester Rugby Club head coach Anthony O’Riordan says his players have already set a high standard.

U's boss Humes weighing up loan move

Maldon and Burnham Standard: On the mend - Jabo Ibehre is said to be on the recovery trail after missing the U's last three games because of injury. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO87590-40)

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Colchester United manager Tony Humes is plotting to raid the loan market in a bid to bolster his squad.

Hannah's World Masters silver is her best yet

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

1:38pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Hannah Ueckermann claims the silver medal she won at the FINA World Masters Championships in Montreal is her greatest achievement in swimming.

Maiden win for Cursons at Playgolf

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

1:35pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Alan Cursons claimed his maiden Playgolf Colchester division one win in style.

Former Colchester captains team up to book Daily Mail Foursomes final spot

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

1:33pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Two former Colchester Golf Club captains combined to battle their way through to the Daily Mail Foursomes national finals.

Ben heading to Dubai to follow his dream

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

1:30pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Emerging amateur Ben David is hoping a good showing on an international golf tour will set him on the road to becoming a golf professional.

Colchester dedicate title win to Rob George

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

8:23am Thursday 11th September 2014

Colchester and East Essex sealed the division one title – and then dedicated their success to Rob George.

Terry targets Invictus gold

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

8:16am Thursday 11th September 2014

Stanway's Terry Byrne will be going for gold at the inaugural Invictus Games this weekend.

Holman may be loaned by U's

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

8:03am Thursday 11th September 2014

Dan Holman could be sent out on loan in a bid to gain some much-needed match action.

McCall appointed U's head scout

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

7:50am Wednesday 10th September 2014

Colchester United have appointed Ipswich Town legend Steve McCall as their new head scout, as new boss Tony Humes continues to reshape his backroom staff.

Spindler: we knew we'd turn the corner

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:01am Wednesday 10th September 2014

WIVENHOE TOWN skipper Marley Spindler says he and his team-mates always kept faith that the club’s fortunes would change.

Rymer is hoping to help Clacton climb

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

8:56am Wednesday 10th September 2014

TERRY Rymer is ready to embrace a new challenge at FC Clacton.

Tough encounters in the Ryman League

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

9:57pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Maldon and Tiptree suffered a home defeat at the hands of Wroxham.

Smith - U's debut was a "special" moment

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

12:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Dominic Smith says it was a “special” moment to make his first-team debut for Colchester United.

McGreal makes winning start to life as U's under-21s manager

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:54am Tuesday 9th September 2014

John McGreal secured victory in his first game in charge of Colchester United under-21s.

Head on the brink of the title

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

10:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Aaron Head needs just one more top-ten finish to clinch the R300 Caterham Championship title.

Essex ready for must-win game

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Paul Grayson. PIC: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTOS

8:39am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Essex return to County Championship business today when they face Kent at Chelmsford for the start of what could be three defining weeks of cricket in the county’s quest to gain promotion.

Colchester suffer narrow defeat on opening day

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

8:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Colchester Rugby Club started the new London League division one north campaign with a narrow 15-14 defeat at the hands of Eton Manor.






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