BRIGHTLINGSEA Regent manager James Webster felt hard work, character and sheer determination were key ingredients in tonight’s 3-1 success against Soham Town Rangers.
BRIGHTLINGSEA Regent moved six points clear at the top of the Ryman League division north table after a 3-1 victory at home to Soham Town Rangers tonight.
Colchester United head coach John McGreal felt his side deserved much more from their 1-0 defeat at Grimsby Town tonight.
A night of red cards and penalties earned Braintree Town three vital Vanarama National League points at Bromley.
PARATROOPERS marked the 75th anniversary of a Second World War raid which turned the tide for Britain and its allies.
Colchester United's play-off hopes suffered a blow after they were beaten 1-0 at Grimsby Town.
A HEARTBROKEN teenager is appealing for help to find her beloved saxophone after it was stolen by heartless thieves.
Colchester United are hoping to bolster their promotion hopes with a win at Grimsby Town tonight
A cancer survivor staged a fundraising afternoon tea for more than 100 people to celebrate that she did not die.
A frightened badger has been rescued from a drain after a passer-by spotted him.
New drivers face losing their licence if they use their phones at the wheel under tough measures coming into force today.
A LORRY driver whose steam engine load fell off and crushed a bus load of passengers has been told to expect time behind bars.
Colchester United midfielder Tom Lapslie insists they cannot allow the club’s mounting injury list to distract them from their League Two promotion push.
Major UKIP funder Arron Banks has threatened to stand against Douglas Carswell for the seat of Clacton.
A JAYWICK man caught driving nearly three-times over the legal drug-drive limit for cocaine has been banned.
POLICE have spoken to a number of youngsters and have offered support to their families after CCTV cameras captured a gang of thieves lowering a child through the sunroof of a car.
UKIP will kick its only MP out of the party following years of infighting, according to Nigel Farage.
A FORMER poet laureate has thrown his weight behind residents campaign to protect their village amidst plans to dual the A120.
ALL 30 British victims of the 2015 Tunisia terror attacker, including a well known north Essex man, were "unlawfully killed", the coroner has said.
DAVE Blackmore and Stuart Watson were clear winners in Colchester Golf Club’s Daily Mail qualifier.
MANAGER Hakan Hayrettin is confident that he has enough depth in his Braintree Town squad to deal with injury problems as they continue to plot a course towards Vanarama National League safety.
ESSEX County Council bosses have agreed to pay a 91-year-old woman £45,000 damages after her son complained she had wrongly been deprived of her liberty when staying in a care home.
ESSEX University Boxing Club junior Charlie Shave produced a fine display to notch up a victory in his first bout of 2017.
A MUM has been banned from driving after crashing into a garden wall while she was three times the legal drink drive limit.
Colchester United head coach John McGreal expects his side to go into their game at Grimsby Town tonight in confident mood following back-to-back wins.
A MAN has been flown to hospital by air ambulance after a multi-vehicle crash on the M11 near Stansted Airport.
POLICE bosses say no arrests have been made after a dad died while on holiday with his family.
Colchester United’s leading scorer Kurtis Guthrie will see a specialist tomorrow to help assess the extent of his ankle injury.
HAPPINESS is the keyword for a prep school which held a wellbeing week to teach children about their mental health.
Four types of cat food are being urgently recalled after three cats became ill.
A LANDMARK bridge is set to be put in place this weekend.
With Pancake Day around the corner, St John Ambulance has issued some tips to help deal with flipping injuries.
HEYBRIDGE Swifts boss Jody Brown believes his club are flourishing – and says their league position does not reflect the good work going on at Scraley Road.
PARKING bosses have dropped a £70 fine that was given to a lifesaver working in Colchester town centre.
MP Will Quince stunned audiences when he sang live on the radio.
BRIGHTLINGSEA Regent boss James Webster has sung the praises of "outstanding" skipper and defensive warrior Matt Cripps.
POLICE bosses have moved to calm the public after appearing to rule out a link between an apparent firearm sighting at the scene of two robberies.
A NEIGHBOUR from hell who was jailed after after a long-running dispute is back living underneath his victims.
ADAMSON John of Bull Lane Livery Passed away peacefully in hospital on 10th February 2017, aged 70 years. A loving Husband to Sue. John will be greatly missed by us all. Funeral service at Colchester Crematorium on Friday 17th March at 2.45 pm.…
HERBERT Robert Leslie “Bob” Aged 69. Passed away 14th February 2017, sadly leaving Angela, David, Richard, Daughters-in-Law Lucy and Rebecca and his wonderful Grandchildren James, Emily and Oliver. Funeral service will take place at All Saints…
HOFFMAN Peter Colin Aged 51. On 22nd February 2017, peacefully at St Helena Hospice after a short illness. Much loved Husband of Kay and dear Father to Ashlee and Luke. Funeral Service 1.15 p.m. Monday 6th March at Colchester Crematorium. No flowers,…
COOK Jeremy Charles ‘Jem’ Sadly passed away on 4th February 2017. Funeral service to take place at Colchester Crematorium on Monday 6th March 2017 at 11am. Family flowers only. Donations if desired in Jem’s memory to St Helena Hospice may be…
BASON Phillip James 15/07/1932 to 18/01/2017 Aged 84. Taken suddenly, missed deeply. Funeral to be held at Weeley Crematorium on Wednesday 8th March at 11am Service open to all friends.