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Harriers' Mussett leads the way at Colchester Half Marathon

Essex County Standard: Number one - Adrian Mussett celebrates his Colchester Half Marathon victory, which attracted a large field. Picture: STEVE ARGENT

4:17pm Thursday 21st March 2013

Colchester Harriers were in dominant form, as more than 1,700 runners took part in this year’s Colchester Half Marathon.

Athletes turn out in force for half marathon

9:53am Tuesday 13th March 2012

More than 1,000 athletes pulled on their running boots for the second Colchester half-marathon.

Experience shows for Lynes as Purdy surrenders his British title

10:51pm Wednesday 9th November 2011

Colchester boxer Lee Purdy surrendered his British Welterweight title as he was beaten on points by Colin Lynes at the York Hall in Bethnel Green.

North Essex Veterans League Results

11:48am Monday 31st October 2011

Marks Tey Vets 2 Weeley Vets 4 Wivenhoe Vets 1 Lawford Vets 1 Based on information supplied by .

cycing world championships

Essex County Standard: cycing world championships

1:30pm Thursday 20th October 2011

David Le Grys from Little Horkesley, wins World Masters 500m TT at Manchester lastweek.

It's the Standard Verdict - an exclusive weekly look at Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

10:00am Saturday 10th September 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD U's REPORTER SIMON SPURGEON DELIVERS HIS THOUGHTS ON Colchester United IN HIS WEEKLY COLUMN: Balance is good, right?

Any new faces have to be the right faces for Colchester United

Essex County Standard: Joe Dunne

9:40am Saturday 10th September 2011

Colchester United haven’t stopped looking for new faces – but they have to be the right faces if they are to come to the Weston Homes Community Stadium.

Banter With Burns - CUSA chairman Jon Burns with his weekly thoughts on Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

9:00am Saturday 10th September 2011

COLCHESTER UNITED SUPPORTERS' ASSOCIATION CHAIRMAN JON BURNS DELIVERS HIS EXCLUSIVE WEEKLY COLUMN IN THE STANDARD WITH HIS VIEWS OF THE U's: After all of the frenzied activity leading up to transfer deadline day when this past week has had a more soothing and calmer feel about it.

High alert status for Colchester's players

Essex County Standard: Not happy - Tim Grimsey.

8:30am Saturday 10th September 2011

Colchester Rugby Club’s players will be placed on high-alert for the trip to Bury in London League division one north.

Another England gold for Terry

Essex County Standard: Another England gold for Terry

8:00am Saturday 10th September 2011

England Veterans hockey ace Terry Howlett has added yet another medal to his bulging collection.

Mixed feelings for Colchester United striker

Essex County Standard: Kayode Odejayi (right) congratulates his strike partner Steven Gillespie onhis goal at Scunthorpe

6:00pm Friday 9th September 2011

Kayode Odejayi admits he had mixed feelings after Colchester United’s trip to Scunthorpe.

Dunne believes fans appreciate what Colchester United are trying to achieve

Essex County Standard: Joe Dunne

11:14am Friday 9th September 2011

Joe Dunne believes Colchester United’s fans will be patient with the journey that their team is on.

Grimsey: our early play was uglier than Freddie Krueger

Essex County Standard: Grimsey: our early play was uglier than Freddie Krueger

11:44am Friday 9th September 2011

Colchester Rugby Club head coach Tim Grimsey had mixed feelings about the split performance he saw from his players either side of the break in their 43-10 win against Braintree.

Team are changes on Colchester United boss' mind

Essex County Standard: Team are changes on Colchester United boss' mind

9:00am Saturday 27th August 2011

John Ward is mulling over team changes for the visit of Oldham Athletic to the Weston Homes Community Stadium today.

Ward: we won't stop attacking

Essex County Standard: Ward: we won't stop attacking

11:26am Friday 26th August 2011

Colchester United manager John Ward isn’t ready to relinquish his team’s attacking intent.

BURES UTD RESERVES REQUIRE MANAGER

3:14pm Thursday 28th July 2011

Press Release.

Pitt quits Clacton in order to take Stanway Rovers post

10:36pm Thursday 21st July 2011

STEVE Pitt has resigned as FC Clacton manager.

Wordsworth would love to take centre stage for U's

Essex County Standard: Wordsworth would love to take centre stage for U's

12:28pm Friday 8th July 2011

Anthony Wordsworth would love to be Colchester United’s middleman this season.

Cowling: My vision for the U's - an Essex County Standard special report

Essex County Standard: Cowling: My vision for the U's - an Essex County Standard special report

2:32pm Thursday 30th June 2011

The Essex County Standard continues its two-part exclusive interview with Colchester United chairman Robbie Cowling.

Cowling: My vision for the U's - an Essex County Standard special report

Essex County Standard: Cowling: My vision for the U's - an Essex County Standard special report

3:00pm Thursday 23rd June 2011

Big changes are being made at Colchester United and chairman Robbie Cowling has spoken exclusively to the Essex County Standard about his vision for the club.

Burns backs Colchester United's openness over playing budget

Essex County Standard:

12:52pm Friday 27th May 2011

Colchester United Supporters’ Association chairman Jon Burns has backed chairman Robbie Cowling’s call for U’s fans to show their loyalty to their club.

Real Tennis: ESSEX GIRLS WIN LADIES' WORLD OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

4:17pm Monday 23rd May 2011

Claire Vigrass today confirmed her no.1 ladies' world-ranking by beating arch-rival, and fellow Briton, Karen Hird (Royal Tennis Court, Hampton Court) 6/1, 6/4 at the Royal Melbourne Tennis Club, Australia, to become, at 20, the youngest-ever Ladies' World Open Singles champion. Yesterday (Friday, 13th May) Claire and her elder sister Sarah, 23, defeated Hird, 22, and her partner Rosie Snell (Royal Melbourne) 6/2, 6/1 to clinch the Ladies' World Open Doubles Championship (see http://blog.rmtc.com.au/ for details).

Colchester driver's Days of Thunder

Essex County Standard: Colchester driver's Days of Thunder

4:12pm Monday 23rd May 2011

Colchester based racing driver Gordon Barnes swapped his regular Formula race car for an 430HP Chevrolet Monte Carlo late model stock car. Over the Easter weekend he travelled to the 3/8th mile banked oval track at Warneton, Belgium where he raced in the opening rounds of the European Late Model Series.

Henderson closing in on new U's deal

Essex County Standard: Henderson closing in on new U's deal

10:37am Friday 6th May 2011

IAN Henderson insists Colchester United are where he wants to be and he hopes to have his signature on a new contract soon.

Wivenhoe Tennis Club Open Fun Tournament

Essex County Standard: Wivenhoe Tennis Club Open Fun Tournament

10:36am Wednesday 27th April 2011

Wivenhoe Tennis Club are holding a season opening fun mixed tennis tournament, open to visitors and members, on Sunday May 8th starting at 1.30pm. The club is situated on the Broad Lane Sports Ground, Elmstead Road, Wivenhoe. Entries should be phoned through to Caroline on 01206 302911, by Saturday May 7th at the latest and entries will be taken on a first come-first served basis.

Cricket

10:35am Wednesday 27th April 2011

The Colchester Garrison Cricket Club celebrated their first remarkable victory of the new season with a very unremarkable performance against the Real Oddies in a Pre Season friendly at the A Ground. Put into bat the hosts managed to accumulate 137 runs on a bland wicket which provided the bowlers with little help. Muhammad Nadeem and skipper James McKentey (40) helped to boost the total following on from a steady opening innings from Paul Garrett.

Purdy brings British Welterweight title home

Essex County Standard: Purdy brings British Welterweight title home

9:00am Friday 22nd April 2011

The explosive right hand of Lee Purdy has brought the British Welterweight boxing title to Colchester.

Last gasp try sends Colchester into Suffolk Cup final

Essex County Standard: Last gasp try sends Colchester into Suffolk Cup final

3:55pm Wednesday 6th April 2011

COLCHESTER 14 BURY ST EDMUNDS 13

Same intensity as Colchester hit the cup trail

Essex County Standard: Grimsey: Colchester have nothing to fear from step up

10:00am Tuesday 5th April 2011

While their push for league promotion remains the priority for Colchester Rugby Club, there will be no lifting of feet from pedals as they look to defend their Suffolk Cup crown.

Colchester Tennis Champion Scores.

6:30pm Monday 4th April 2011

‘Colchester and District ladies tennis champion Anita Todd has capped a resurgence in form by winning the Regional Tournament held at Redbridge Sports Centre.

It's the Standard Verdict - an exclusive weekly look at Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

11:00am Saturday 2nd April 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD U's REPORTER SIMON SPURGEON DELIVERS HIS THOUGHTS ON Colchester United IN HIS WEEKLY COLUMN:

Colchester United looking to exploit any nervousness from Owls'

Essex County Standard: Colchester United looking to exploit any nervousness from Owls'

9:00am Saturday 2nd April 2011

John Ward wants his Colchester United team to exploit any sense of unease among Sheffield Wednesday’s players and fans on their trip to Hillsborough.

Talk of the Town - an exclusive weekly look at Ipswich Town

Essex County Standard: Talk of the Town - an exclusive weekly look at Ipswich Town

11:30am Saturday 2nd April 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD TOWN CORRESPONDENT MATT PLUMMER DELIVERS HIS WEEKLY THOUGHTS ON THE NEWS FROM PORTMAN ROAD:

Banter With Burns - CUSA chairman Jon Burns with his weekly thoughts on Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

11:20am Saturday 2nd April 2011

COLCHESTER UNITED SUPPORTERS' ASSOCIATION CHAIRMAN JON BURNS DELIVERS HIS EXCLUSIVE WEEKLY COLUMN IN THE STANDARD WITH HIS VIEWS OF THE U's:

More to come from Colchester United's strike partnership

Essex County Standard: More to come from Colchester United's strike partnership

3:00pm Friday 1st April 2011

Steven Gillespie feels Colchester United’s fans can expect to see more from his strike partnership with David Mooney.

Crozier set for next step in international rugby progression

Essex County Standard: Crozier set for next step in international rugby progression

12:44pm Friday 1st April 2011

Colchester Rugby Club's Tom Crozier is set to take the next step of his intrenational progression on Sunday when he pulls on the shirt of the England Under-18s Clubs and Schools.

Colchester United boss under no pressure to play loanees

Essex County Standard: Colchester United boss under no pressure to play loanees

9:49am Friday 1st April 2011

Colchester United manager John Ward says he is under no pressure to put loan players into his starting line-up as he ponders his team for tomorrow’s trip to Sheffield Wednesday.

Colchester Hockey Club double up with promotion success

Essex County Standard: Colchester Hockey Club double up with promotion success

9:46am Friday 1st April 2011

Double promotion success means Colchester Hockey Club’s men’s and ladies’ first teams will be playing at the highest level of the regional East League next year.

Relaxed approach doesn't win Tim's favour

Essex County Standard: Grimsey: Colchester have nothing to fear from step up

10:49am Friday 1st April 2011

Tim Grimsey has allowed his Colchester Rugby Club players some relaxation time this week, but he doesn’t want to see it intrude on to the pitch.

Solid defence wins festival honours for Vikings

Essex County Standard: Solid defence wins festival honours for Vikings

10:57am Friday 1st April 2011

Colchester Rugby Club’s minis teams competed at their own festival at Mill Road.

It's the Standard Verdict - an exclusive weekly look at Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

11:00am Saturday 26th March 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD U's REPORTER SIMON SPURGEON DELIVERS HIS THOUGHTS ON Colchester United IN HIS WEEKLY COLUMN:

Grimsey: we need to be switched on with some 100 watt rugby

Essex County Standard: Grimsey: Colchester have nothing to fear from step up

10:00am Saturday 26th March 2011

Colchester Rugby Club coach Tim Grimsey insists his players will need to be switched on with some “100 watt rugby” if they are to repeat their success of last weekend against Brentwood.

Ward: we'll keep our attacking intent

Essex County Standard: Ward: we'll keep our attaching intent

9:00am Saturday 26th March 2011

Colchester United won’t be going ‘gung-ho’ in their search for wins, but manager John Ward feels his team has little to lose by continuing with their attacking intent for the remainder of the season.

Talk of the Town - an exclusive weekly look at Ipswich Town

Essex County Standard: Talk of the Town - an exclusive weekly look at Ipswich Town

11:20am Saturday 26th March 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD TOWN CORRESPONDENT MATT PLUMMER DELIVERS HIS WEEKLY THOUGHTS ON THE NEWS FROM PORTMAN ROAD:

Banter With Burns - CUSA chairman Jon Burns with his weekly thoughts on Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

11:00am Saturday 26th March 2011

COLCHESTER UNITED SUPPORTERS' ASSOCIATION CHAIRMAN JON BURNS DELIVERS HIS EXCLUSIVE WEEKLY COLUMN IN THE STANDARD WITH HIS VIEWS OF THE U's:

Ward understands Colchester United budget trimming

Essex County Standard: Ward: Colchester's players and fans must stand up and be counted

11:03am Friday 25th March 2011

Colchester United manager John Ward says he has no problem with working with a reduced playing budget next year.

Colchester have all the right angles

Essex County Standard: Colchester have all the right angles

11:25am Friday 25th March 2011

A solid platform laid down by the forwards and mesmerising running by their backs left Colchester Rugby Club coach Tim Grimsey singing the praises of his players after their seven-try demolition of Brentwood.

Sarah determined to bring more Olympic glory home to Colchester

Essex County Standard: Sarah determined to bring more Olympic glory home to Colchester

11:00am Wednesday 23rd March 2011

Colchester's most successful-ever track athlete is hoping that a lack of funding won’t hamper her bid to bring further Olympic prestige to her home town.

Talk of the Town - an exclusive weekly look at Ipswich Town

Essex County Standard: Talk of the Town - an exclusive weekly look at Ipswich Town

11:20am Saturday 19th March 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD TOWN CORRESPONDENT MATT PLUMMER DELIVERS HIS WEEKLY THOUGHTS ON THE NEWS FROM PORTMAN ROAD:

It's the Standard Verdict - an exclusive weekly look at Colchester United

Essex County Standard:

11:00am Saturday 19th March 2011

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD U's REPORTER SIMON SPURGEON DELIVERS HIS THOUGHTS ON Colchester United IN HIS WEEKLY COLUMN:






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