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Colchester claim big win over Ipswich

Essex County Standard:

8:32am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Colchester dominated their London League division one north match against Ipswich at Mill Road, winning 67-7 and scoring 11 tries in a bonus point victory.

Promotion-chasing Essex ready for vital clash

Essex County Standard:

8:24am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Essex take on Worcestershire today, knowing that a win will leave them in a good position to gain promotion to Division One of the LV= County Championship.

Big incentive for U's under-21s ahead of Sky Blues clash

Essex County Standard:

8:09am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

John McGreal believes the continued emergence of Colchester United’s young starlets this season can be the perfect carrot for the club’s academy players.

U's striker Ibehre still on the sidelines

Essex County Standard:

2:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Jabo Ibehre is likely to have to be patient in his bid to return to first-team action with Colchester United.

Parkinson believes U's have bright future

Essex County Standard:

10:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

Phil Parkinson believes his former club Colchester United have a bright future after his Bradford City side played out a 0-0 draw at the Weston Homes Community Stadium.

Reds move was right for Holman

Essex County Standard:

9:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

Colchester United manager Tony Humes says playing league football was the main reason behind his loan move to Wrexham.

Moncur loving life under Humes

Essex County Standard:

8:40am Monday 22nd September 2014

George Moncur says he is enjoying life under new Colchester United manager Tony Humes.

Dowsett signs on for another three years with Movistar

Essex County Standard: Another crash – for Alex Dowsett, seen here with a bloodied leg after crashing in the national time-trial championships

11:44am Monday 22nd September 2014

ALEX Dowset has signed a new three-year deal to keep him at Spanish team Movistar.

World Championship bronze for Clark

Essex County Standard: SILVER STAR: Hannah Mills (left) sails to silver with Saskia Clark in the London Olympics.

10:29am Sunday 21st September 2014

SASKIA Clark grabbed World Championship bronze in Spain.

Wilson's Swifts earn bragging rights against Burnham Ramblers

Essex County Standard:

10:37am Sunday 21st September 2014

KEITH Wilson’s Heybridge Swifts secured derby day bragging rights and a welcome winning boost.

U's play out goal-less draw with Bradford

Essex County Standard: Staying put - Alex Gilbey has extended his stay with Colchester United.

4:50pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Colchester United claimed a third clean sheet in four games under Tony Humes following a hard-fought 0-0 draw with Bradford City this afternoon.

Colchester United v Bradford City - live!

Essex County Standard: Road to recovery - Colchester United midfielder Craig Eastmond will continue his comeback from injury tonight at

2:07pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Stay here for live updates of Colchester United's game with Bradford City this afternoon!

Frinton seal their promotion to the East Anglian Premier League

Essex County Standard:

11:02pm Saturday 20th September 2014

FRINTON Cricket Club are heading up to the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League.

The French Connection - U's fan Jim French's views on Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

7:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

WHAT an incredible week! In four days we have performed brilliantly, and contrived to win in the best possible way, and lose in the worst possible way.

U's complete Healey signing as Holman leaves on loan

Essex County Standard:

5:34pm Friday 19th September 2014

Colchester United have signed Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey on loan until December.

Lawrence hungry for more U's action after debut to remember

Essex County Standard:

2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

Byron Lawrence is unlikely to forget his Colchester United debut in a hurry.

Parkinson - managing U's was a "fantastic experience"

Essex County Standard:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

Phil Parkinson has described his time at Colchester United as a “great learning curve”.

Humes upbeat ahead of Bradford clash

Essex County Standard:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

Tony Humes insists his Colchester United players will head into their home game with Bradford City in upbeat mood, despite the manner of their midweek defeat against Sheffield United.

Healey's loan move is put on hold

Essex County Standard: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

2:23pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Colchester United's pursuit of Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey has been put on hold following Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's departure from the Championship club.

Trophy success for Colchester and Tendring athletes

Essex County Standard:

4:49pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Colchester and Tendring Athletic Club scooped their first team trophy for several years at the East Anglian League Finals, in Bury St Edmunds.

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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County Standard:

2:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Confidence can mean so much in football.

Humes won't rush into defensive loan signings

Essex County 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

Essex County 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.

Colchester United v Sheffield United - live!

Essex County Standard: Staying put - Alex Gilbey has extended his stay with Colchester United.

7:02pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Stay here for updates from Colchester United's game with Sheffield United, as Tony Humes takes charge of his first home game as U's boss

Eldridge ready to “unleash” new Polish signing

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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.

Leyton Orient v Colchester United - live!

Essex County Standard: Sending a message - Colchester United midfielder Alex Gilbey wants the club's supporters to stick with them, despite their home defeat against Swindon Town. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO86651-14)

2:27pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Stay here for updates for Colchester United's game at Leyton Orient this afternoon!

Frinton are crowned Two Counties champions

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County Standard:

11:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Clacton Rugby Club are ready to sail uncharted waters.

Colchester aim to repeat high standards

Essex County 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.







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