BRIGHTLINGSEA Regent have confirmed dates for six pre-season friendlies.

The Bostik League premier division side kick-off with an eye-catching match at home to an Ipswich Town XI, on July 14.

They then visit Brantham Athletic on July 17 before fixtures against Needham Market (home, July 20), FC Clacton (home, July 24), Long Melford (away, July 27), AFC Sudbury (away, July 31) and Bowers and Pitsea (home, August 4).