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Onley benefit as rivals clash

Onley benefit as rivals clash

Senior defies crab attacks to take victory

Senior defies crab attacks to take victory

Braintree get goalkeeper on season-long loan

Braintree get goalkeeper on season-long loan

Plans for a special needs team

Plans for a special needs team

Finalists are now known in the triples

Finalists are now known in the triples

New recruit - Joe Edwards, pictured here playing for former club Yeovil Town against Bradford City, has joined Colchester United.

U's sign midfielder Edwards

New additions? - Colchester United manager Tony Humes says he is "very close" to making another signing, as he closes in on snapping up a new midfielder.

U's close in on midfielder

Wivenhoe Town to kick-off the new Thurlow Nunn League season

Wivenhoe Town to kick-off the new Thurlow Nunn League season

Klapper claims victory in summer five-mile event

Klapper claims victory in summer five-mile event

Gareth goes clear on Captain's Day

Gareth goes clear on Captain's Day

Hannah Mortier is judged as the winner of her bout. Pitcure: LUAN MARSHALL

Double delight for Rayne boxers

Graft starts now: Manning

Graft starts now: Manning

Sorrell: we’re even more determined to go up now

Sorrell: we’re even more determined to go up now

FULL CIRCLE: John Summerfield (in red) won the very first John Bedford Cup, in 1969, and competed again in Sunday’s race. He is pictured with long-standing crew Martin Berryman.

Summerfield rolls back the years in historic cup

Tough opening ride for Dowsett in the Tour de France

Tough opening ride for Dowsett in the Tour de France

Hat-trick: Mick Amey (right), pictured with son Ashley, celebrates his success

Amey powers to a hat-trick of titles

THRILLED TO BE INVOLVED: Frinton Lawn Tennis Club coach Jill Felstead (right) with Judy Murray at the Miss-Hits launch.

Jill and Judy onto a hit

Braintree MP James Cleverly (far right) joined Braintree Rugby Club members at last weekend’s Natwest RugbyForce event.

New MP shows support as Black and Ambers get ready

Joe powers to another pro victory

Joe powers to another pro victory

Ryan leaps for double gold at Eastern Championships

Ryan leaps for double gold at Eastern Championships

Lynn stays fifth after Silverstone sprint race

Lynn stays fifth after Silverstone sprint race

Maldon are preparing for the new season

Maldon are preparing for the new season

Frinton are celebrating two titles

Frinton are celebrating two titles

Harwich march into last eight

Harwich march into last eight

Alex is confident he has the pace for a strong Sprint race

Alex is confident he has the pace for a strong Sprint race

Thrilling race sees Lynn take top five at Silverstone

Thrilling race sees Lynn take top five spot at Silverstone

Progress: Lesley Garnett is through to the Essex Ladies’ County Golf Association Knockout competition quarter-finals

Garnett makes quarter-finals

Braintree need to use previous pain to fuel promotion push

Braintree need to use previous pain to fuel promotion push

Wakelin: Nothing needs to change

Wakelin: Nothing needs to change

Stableford success for Bigwood

Stableford success for Bigwood

SANDSTORM: action from last year’s beach competition.

Get ready to scrum down in milestone beach event

DERBY DELIGHT: Clacton Golf Club’s Thornton Cup team and caddies after their victory at neighbours Frinton. The club are now through to the Thornton Cup quarter-finals.

Clacton book their quarter-final place

Pedal power – Melissa Dowell on her way to winning the Lake District Ironman

Superb performance from Dowell in Wasdale

Close battle in quarter-final

Close battle in quarter-final

McConville wins European gold

McConville wins European gold

He's back! George Elokobi has returned to Colchester United for a second spell after penning a two-year deal with the club that handed him his professional debut. Picture: WWW.CU-FC.COM

Elokobi returns to Colchester

Debutante - Shante LIttle will make her British Championships debut in Birmingham this weekend. Picture: BILL CLAXTON

Shante braced for British Championships debut

Back in the groove - U's players Sammie Szmodics (17), Jamie Harney (26) and Tom Lapslie on the first day of pre-season training at Five Lakes. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO108276-04)

U's willing to play the waiting game

Moul's Open hopes are dashed by Goosen

Moul's Open hopes are dashed by Goosen

Roast joins the Jammers from the U's

Roast joins the Jammers from the U's

Playgolf Colchester teams' winning runs come to an end

Playgolf Colchester teams' winning runs come to an end

Draws made for the early rounds of next season's FA competitions

Draws made for the early rounds of next season's FA competitions

Braintree Town start busy first month at Chester

Braintree Town start busy first month at Chester

Stephens is delighted with medal

Stephens is delighted with medal

Kimble feels budget will allow Witham to consolidate at the lower level

Kimble feels budget will allow Witham to consolidate at the lower level

Braintree boss is happy with deal for Chez

Braintree boss is happy with deal for Chez

Alex Lynn. Picture: GP2 Media Services

Alex hopes Silverstone will deliver a cocktail of speed

Danny Cowley.

Iron are building for the challenges ahead

MAKING AN IMPACT: Richard Flutter (left) and newcomer Roger Holmes shone for Harwich Runners at the Great Cornard Parkrun.

Lloyd stays cool in soaring heat

Family fortune – Turner Cup winners Nesta and Cai James flanked by Duncan Turner and captain John Williams

Strong finish secures victory

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