About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Local Sport

Tom Westley enjoyed a knock of 108 runs. Picture: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

Centurions anchor Essex victory over Warwickshire

A desolate scene at the Nevill Ground as heavy rain delayed the start of play before the match was abandoned. Picture: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

Rain forces Kent v Essex match to be abandoned

Ravi Bopara trudges off as Calum Haggett (second from right) is                    congratulated on taking the Essex batsman’s wicket  Pictures: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Essex crushed by Kent’s onslaught

Clarets take on Brighton

Terry named top groundsman in Essex County FA awards

New club rumours give darts and dominoes league a boost

New club rumours give darts and dominoes league a boost

Ramsden take it to the maximum in table tennis league

Ravi’s in as Liam leaves

Ravi’s in as Liam leaves

Chelmsford Cricket Club’s T20 team were beaten by Colchester & East Essex

T20 final agony for Chelmsford

Football: Clarets take on West Ham United in first home friendly

Football: Clarets take on West Ham United in first home friendly

Table Tennis: Danbury trounced...while Galleywood bounce

Table Tennis: Danbury trounced...while Galleywood bounce

Golf: Allan crowned amateur champion

Golf: Allan crowned amateur champion

Football: Students get premier chance to coach Southampton FC

Football: Students get premier chance to coach Southampton FC

n Hats off – Nick Browne celebrates his century Pictures: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTO

Essex close in on inflicting first defeat on Glamorgan

Jesse Ryder hitting a four before claiming three wickets for Essex. Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTOS

Essex's Jesse Ryder puts Glamorgan on the back foot

Nick Browne completed his century in Essex’s first innings and then made 50 as they followed on and salvaged a draw        Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTOS

Essex secure draw at Old Trafford

Writtle Minors FC get a major boost with 3G pitch

It’s a washout for Chelmsford Cricket Club

It’s a washout for Chelmsford Cricket Club

The trophy winners from Chelmsford Amateur Boxing Club

Boxing: It’s trophy time for Chelmsford club’s top boxers

Tom Westley  scored a second innings 65 not out to help Essex to victory. Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTOS

Essex get over shaky start to beat Gloucestershire

Alastair Cook in action for Essex today. Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTO

Alastair Cook two short of half century for Essex against Gloucestershire

Boxing: Presentation night for Chelmsford ABC

Boxing: Presentation night for Chelmsford ABC

Cricket: Tough weekend for Chelmsford first XI

Cricket: Tough weekend for Chelmsford first XI

Darts: Kochan and Compton claim finals night glory

Darts: Kochan and Compton claim finals night glory

Essex hunting for more T20 scalps

Essex hunting for more T20 scalps

James Foster (R) and Alastair Cook of Essex with a loud appeal for the wicket of Chesney Hughes. Picture: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Essex wrap up victory over Derbyshire with a day to spare

Alastair Cook reached 80 runs before getting out.  Picture: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photos

Essex marching on with the bat against Derbyshire

Monty Panesar. Picture: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo

Monty Panesar’s cricketing future in doubt

Essex head coach Paul Grayson

Essex Eagles look to get back into T20 contention

Tom Westley and Jesse Ryder celebrate their match-savinf partnership. Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGSPHOTO

Essex hit 13-year second wicket high in drawn match with Northamptonshire

Looking for the boundary – Tom Westley strikes out for Essex on his way to an unbeaten 164 Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTO

Centurion Tom Westley leads Essex fightback against Northants

CRICKET: Chelmsford's first XI make it five matches unbeaten in the league

CRICKET: Chelmsford's first XI make it five matches unbeaten in the league

Gus Veasey (right) is congratulated on his regional gold medal by Chelmsford Swimming Club head coach Sean Eveleigh

SWIMMING: Gus Veasey and Harry McLagan make a splash with regional gold medals

DOMINOES: Mick Rogers and Richard Dow through to dominoes final for the first time

DOMINOES: Mick Rogers and Richard Dow through to dominoes final for the first time

Pupils watch a demonstration match of skater hockey

Chelmsford Hylanders give Moulsham Infant School pupils a taster of skater hockey

Graham Napier will be at the Essex County Ground until the end of 2016. Picture: GAVIN ELLIS/TGSPHOTO

David Masters and Graham Napier sign new Essex County Cricket Club deals

Cricket: Under 11 girls bag their first silverware

Cricket: Under 11 girls bag their first silverware

Boxing: Louie makes it four unbeaten

Boxing: Louie makes it four unbeaten

Cricket: Chelmsford 1s peak after victory

Cricket: Chelmsford 1s peak after victory

Athletics: Youngsters celebrate track and field

Athletics: Youngsters celebrate track and field

Dominoes: All Chequers final in store for league

Dominoes: All Chequers final in store for league

Writtle Minors host open day

Writtle Minors host open day

Steve and his successful team

Chelmsford man coaches deaf football team all the way to the finals of national competition

TABLE TENNIS: Rawreth & Hullbridge keep in the promotion mix

TABLE TENNIS: Rawreth & Hullbridge keep in the promotion mix

HOCKEY: Chelmsford ladies defeated by single Wimbledon goal

HOCKEY: Clinical Chelmsford smash four past Cambridge City

HOCKEY: Clinical Chelmsford smash four past Cambridge City

FOOTBALL: Mason Spence's goal is enough to end Chelmsford City's win drought against Gosport Borough

FOOTBALL: Mason Spence's goal is enough to end Chelmsford City's win drought against Gosport Borough

RUGBY UNION: League leaders Chelmford edge thriller against Saffron Walden

RUGBY UNION: League leaders Chelmford edge thriller against Saffron Walden

DARTS & DOMINOES: St Patrick's Day celebrations start early for Noel Cummins

DARTS & DOMINOES: St Patrick's Day celebrations start early for Noel Cummins

BOXING: Chelmsford ABC fighters chasing victories in Norfolk

BOXING: Chelmsford ABC fighters chasing victories in Norfolk

Keep in touch with local news

Sign up for email alerts

Most read stories

  • 1

Essential links

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

Research local amenities