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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.

U's boss Humes weighing up loan move

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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

Essex County 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.

Lloyd looking forward to Tavern trip

Essex County Standard: Battling display - Colin Lloyd went out of the World Matchplay tournament after losing to Michael van Gerwen. Picture: LAWRENCE LUSTIG

8:23am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Colin Lloyd is preparing to take to the oche with some of darts’ biggest names on Friday night.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's

Essex County Standard:

8:12am Tuesday 9th September 2014

The main focus over recent days has been on Tony Humes and his appointment as Colchester United’s new manager.

Colchester and East Essex secure division one title

Essex County Standard:

9:29am Monday 8th September 2014

Colchester and East Essex have clinched the Shepherd Neame Essex League division one title.

McGreal ready for first game in charge of U's under-21s

Essex County Standard:

9:15am Monday 8th September 2014

John McGreal will take charge of Colchester’s under-21s for the first time tonight.

U's to check on Gordon injury

Essex County Standard:

9:08am Monday 8th September 2014

Colchester United will check on the fitness of their left-back Ben Gordon today.

Gilbey expecting changes from new U's management duo

Essex County Standard:

8:53am Monday 8th September 2014

Alex Gilbey has admitted he was left “devastated” by Joe Dunne’s surprise departure as Colchester United manager.

Jammers lose out and Witham have victory snatched away

Essex County Standard:

11:18am Sunday 7th September 2014

Ten-man Heybridge Swifts fell to a 2-1 defeat at Aveley in their Ryman League division one north encounter.

Humes delighted after U's end losing run

Essex County Standard: Ready - Freddie Sears is raring to go

5:50pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Tony Humes felt his Colchester United side thoroughly deserved their point after the U's drew 0-0 with Walsall in his first game in charge.

Braintree show little respect for reputation and former glories once more

Essex County Standard: Make some noise - Braintree Town manager Alan Devonshire wants fans to cheer his side on. Picture: Neil Dady

4:56pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Braintree Town once again showed they have no respect for reputations and former glories.

Humes' first game as U's boss ends all square

Essex County Standard: Back on track - Magnus Okuonghae believes Colchester United's improved results had been coming. Picture: NIGEL BROWN (CO87593-62)

4:53pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Tony Humes helped Colchester United claim their first point since the opening day of the season after his side played out a 0-0 draw with Walsall in his opening game in charge.

Walsall v Colchester United - live!

Essex County Standard: Committed - Sanchez Watt wants to keep his place in the U's side. Picture: LOUISE SMITH (CO82083-06)

2:12pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Stay here for updates on Tony Humes' first game in charge of Colchester United at Walsall this afternoon.

U's to host Gillingham in Johnstone's Paint Trophy

Essex County Standard: It's good to talk - David Wright intends to hold further discussions with Colchester United about his new contract. Picture: RICHARD BLAXALL

2:05pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Colchester United have been drawn to play League One rivals Gillingham in the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

Humes ready to take charge of U's for first time

Essex County Standard: plenty to play for - Colchester United academy manager Tony Humes believes a trip to Villa Park is the perfect carrot for the U's youngsters ahead of their FA Youth Cup tie against Plymouth Argyle tonight.

10:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

Tony Humes admits he may feel a few nerves ahead of his first game as Colchester United manager today.

Dragons and Rovers make Vase progress and the rest of today's Thurlow Nunn League news

Essex County Standard:

8:15pm Saturday 6th September 2014

WIVENHOE TOWN and STANWAY ROVERS kept their FA Vase dreams alive with victories on Saturday afternoon.

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