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Jordon Cox on Drive

Jordon Cox on Drive

Gerry Smith October 14, 2013 0

It was a busy old time on Friday’s edition.  Not only were the roads clogged up, and Essex Police Commissioner Nick Alston on the show, Jordon Cox dropped by for a chat about the

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Carshalton Athletic  v  Billericay Town  –  LIVE

Carshalton Athletic v Billericay Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 21, 2013 0

Carshalton Athletic  1-0  Billericay Town East Thurrock United  3-0  Cray Wanderers Ware  5-5  Brentwood Town Bury  1-1  Southend United Morecambe  2-2  Dagenham & Redbridge ———- FULL TIME:  So Billericay’s recent run of victories has come

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Billericay Town  v Leiston  – LIVE

Billericay Town v Leiston – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 10, 2013 0

Billericay Town  4-1  Leiston Margate  1-1  East Thurrock United Austria 1-0  Republic of Ireland Luxmbourg  3-2  Northern Ireland Macedonia  1-2  Scotland Ukraine  0-0  England Wales  0-3  Serbia ————— FULL TIME:  And a welcome, excellent three

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Thurrock  v  Brentwood Town  –  LIVE

Thurrock v Brentwood Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 7, 2013 0

Thurrock  4-1  Brentwood Town AFC Hornchurch  3-0  East Thurrock United Billericay Town  1-2  Bognor Regis Town Dagenham & Redbridge  1-1  Exeter City Southend United  1-3  Morecambe ————— FULL TIME:  And a thumping defeat, albeit

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Driving Through The Sunshine

Driving Through The Sunshine

Gerry Smith September 6, 2013 0

It’s been a hectic few weeks for the poor drivers in and around Brentwood.  With the Crossrail infrastructure being put in place, you’d be forgiven for thinking tempers would be frayed as jams around

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East Thurrock United  v  Hampton & Richmond  –  LIVE

East Thurrock United v Hampton & Richmond – LIVE

Gerry Smith August 31, 2013 0

East Thurrock United  0-1  Hampton & Richmond Brentwood Town  3-2  Great Wakering Rovers Mansfield Town  3-0  Dagenham & Redbridge Wycombe Wanderers  2-1  Southend United ———- FULL TIME:  As I said, one of those days.

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Mixed Derby Day Results As Warriors Brush Aside Airlie Final Challenge

Mixed Derby Day Results As Warriors Brush Aside Airlie Final Challenge

Gerry Smith August 24, 2013 0

With this weekend’s localised floods washing out the cricket, it was left to our winter sports to keep things ticking over. Billericay Town, sadly, also had their Ryman Premier derby at Canvey Island postponed,

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Local Sports Summary – And Dan Sarginson Talks To Phoenix FM Sport

Local Sports Summary – And Dan Sarginson Talks To Phoenix FM Sport

Gerry Smith August 17, 2013 0

It was a busy weekend of local sport.  Here’s how it panned out: Essex Cricket League Premier Division Brentwood beat Colchester & East Essex by 40 runs NOW TOP OF THE LEAGUE!   Division

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Crossrail – The Shape Of Things To Come?

Crossrail – The Shape Of Things To Come?

Gerry Smith August 16, 2013 0

Quite often, in the pleasant summer conditions, I forego the train and the road and instead wander into Phoenix Towers from Shenfield.  The leafy overhang almost forms a natural tunnel, somehow allowing the warmth

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Brentwood Town  v  Erith & Belvedere  –  LIVE

Brentwood Town v Erith & Belvedere – LIVE

Gerry Smith August 13, 2013 0

Brentwood Town  2-0  Erith & Belvedere Billericay Town  0-1  East Thurrock United ———- FULL TIME:  And in the end, an entertaing, desrerved home win.  An outstanding perforannce by Lindiipho Mtyanda was the decisive factor,

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Fun, Frolics, And A Trip Down The A128

Fun, Frolics, And A Trip Down The A128

Gerry Smith August 12, 2013 0

Just a little update, letting you know that I am just about alive after a hectic weekend! Covering a Ryman Premier clash for the wonderful ‘Between The Lines’ made Saturday busy, but hey the

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East Thurrock United  v  Bury Town  –  LIVE

East Thurrock United v Bury Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith August 10, 2013 0

East Thurrock United  2-2  Bury Town Harrow Borough  1-1  Billericay Town Maldon & Tiptree  3-1  Brentwood Town Dagenham & Redbridge  2-0  York City Hartlepool United  0-1  Southend United ———- FULL TIME:  And the curtain

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10 Things We Have Learned In The Past Couple Of Weeks

10 Things We Have Learned In The Past Couple Of Weeks

Gerry Smith July 28, 2013 0

Well, what have we learned? 1.  That the will of the Brentwood public will ensure that parking charges will be what they always should’ve been in the first place. 2.  That as soon as

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Adding A Bit Of Drive To The Summer Holidays

Adding A Bit Of Drive To The Summer Holidays

Gerry Smith July 14, 2013 0

Well, it’s all been go in Phoenix Towers these past few weeks, as summer time really does seem to kick in between 3 and 6pm during the week! All manner of news stories seem

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Lions Roar Makes Rebels Yell

Lions Roar Makes Rebels Yell

Gerry Smith June 25, 2013 0

A busy old time during the evening rush hour this week.  Sadly, there’s been some serious road traffic accidents, as well as severe delays on the train.  It’s been no picnic for a commuter.

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1st Test:  Lions Let Off By Last Gasp Miss For Famous Win

1st Test: Lions Let Off By Last Gasp Miss For Famous Win

Gerry Smith June 22, 2013 0

If you missed all the action from Brisbane earlier, my goodness, you missed something else!   In a match as absorbing and thrilling from first minute to last, it all hinged on the last

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24 Hours From Hutton

24 Hours From Hutton

Gerry Smith June 21, 2013 0

Well, it’s been a busy week on Drive.  We’ve had a rock band, a businessman, and now a report live from arguably the greatest race on the planet! ‘Between The Lines’ presenter Steve Roberston

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Bats, Balls, Bails, And Plenty Of Flannels

Bats, Balls, Bails, And Plenty Of Flannels

Gerry Smith June 21, 2013 0

Things are gathering apace in the Essex Cricket League, and with about a third of the way through, things are taking shape.  This weekend’s fixtures have 11.30am starts, and throw up some intriguing battles.

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The Drive Live Session:  Voodoo Room

The Drive Live Session: Voodoo Room

Gerry Smith June 19, 2013 0

It was an absolute pleasure to have Andy, Pete, and John live in the studio this afternoon for a chat and a tune or two.  Voodoo Room were indeed live on Drive.   With

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Lions Driving On

Lions Driving On

Gerry Smith June 15, 2013 0

Well, after a week full of traffic jams and delays on the road, and not too much to cheer the soul with the increasingly gloomy news headlines, at least there’s one bright spark. The

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Cricket:  Far From Overs, Locally

Cricket: Far From Overs, Locally

Gerry Smith June 4, 2013 0

It would be very remiss of us to overlook the national summer sport.  Essex has always had a lively cricket club scene and this season is proving to be no exception.  Here’s the latest

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Getting You Home In Spiffing Style

Getting You Home In Spiffing Style

Gerry Smith June 2, 2013 0

I’ve been suitably telt off by the Head Phoenix, so now here I am, bringing colour, delight, and the latest on the B186. It’s ironic, really, but I don’t actually drive.  Hardly ever have

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Broncos Shock Saints To Kickstart Season As Football Sides Ends Theirs

Broncos Shock Saints To Kickstart Season As Football Sides Ends Theirs

Gerry Smith April 27, 2013 0

With all of our local non-league football teams issues definitely sorted, and Football League sides almost definitely sorted as well, the Phoenix FM Sport roving reporters turned up at the Twickenham Stoop to follow

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Last Gasp Heartbreak For ‘Ricay – Again

Last Gasp Heartbreak For ‘Ricay – Again

Gerry Smith April 16, 2013 0

A frenzied, helter skelter 90 minutes at New Lodge ended yet again in injury time disaster for Billericay Town, who now look almost certain to be relegated from the Conference South after their 3-2

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The 83 Year Itch – Southend United At Wembley

The 83 Year Itch – Southend United At Wembley

Gerry Smith April 8, 2013 0

Their supporters have waited.   And waited.  And waited.  And then some. Never appeared in a cup final there.  And just one re-arranged league game in 1930 their solitary visit.  Wembley Stadium has never

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A Bizarrely Good Friday In Yorkshire

A Bizarrely Good Friday In Yorkshire

Gerry Smith March 30, 2013 0

With all the incessant bad weather around, wiping out so much local sport, my fears were great.  Ever since the fixtures were announced, myself and a few others had planned and looked forward so

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Over The Sticks, Under The Bar – The Weekend Preview

Over The Sticks, Under The Bar – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith March 21, 2013 0

As time runs out for some teams, with others having plenty to spare, the weekend preview is here so you have enough to pick and choose what local team you can and support

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Spring Is Here (Antarctic Version)  –  The Weekend Review

Spring Is Here (Antarctic Version) – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith March 10, 2013 0

For those that weren’t rained or frozen off, it was overall a pretty good weekend for our sides.  Find out just how well here.      

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Home Comforts  –  The Weekend Preview

Home Comforts – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith March 8, 2013 0

Lots of lovely local sport for you to go and see.  To find out when and where, the weekend preview is here

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Aiming High, Lying Low – The Weekend Review

Aiming High, Lying Low – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith March 3, 2013 0

For news on a surprisingly good away win in football, and a terribly cataclysmic defeat in rugby, the weekend review is here

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Hope Springs Eternal – The Weekend Preview

Hope Springs Eternal – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith February 28, 2013 0

For news on a vital relegation scrap, and a local derby in prospect, the weekend preview is here

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Brentwood Town  v  Grays Athletic  –  LIVE

Brentwood Town v Grays Athletic – LIVE

Gerry Smith February 26, 2013 0

Brentwood Town  0-1  Grays Athletic Dorchester  6-1  Billericay Town East Thurrock United  0-2  Wealdstone Barnet  2-0  Southend United ————— FULL TIME:  A full blooded game, plenty of commitment, low on quality.  Grays probably just

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Testing Times – The Weekend Review

Testing Times – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith February 24, 2013 0

For news on the continuing struggles of almost all of our football sides, and a turnaround for some of our rugby teams, the weekend review is here

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Things Can Only Get Better – The Weekend Preview

Things Can Only Get Better – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith February 22, 2013 0

After an ego bruising week for our local sides, surely it has to improve this time around?  For news on where our sides are bidding to improve their fortunes, the weekend preview is here.

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One Step Forward, Seven Steps Back – The Weekend Review

One Step Forward, Seven Steps Back – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith February 17, 2013 0

For news on an exciting penalty shoot-out win on Sunday, and a grisly afternoon across the board on Saturday (it sounds such a cracker!), the weekend review is here

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Making Their Points, Ready For The Cup  – The Weekend Preview

Making Their Points, Ready For The Cup – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith February 14, 2013 0

For news on where the next installments of the relegation and promotion battles are, and what ladies are up for the cup, the weekend preview is here.  

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Down To The Wire – The Weekend Review

Down To The Wire – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith February 10, 2013 0

For news on some thrilling ladies cup football, and late deciders for the men in both round and oval balled games, the weekend review is here.    

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Brentwood Town  v  Heybridge Swifts  –  LIVE

Brentwood Town v Heybridge Swifts – LIVE

Gerry Smith February 9, 2013 0

Brentwood Town  3-2  Heybridge Swifts Maidenhead United  3-2  Billericay Town Lowestoft Town  0-0  East Thurrock United Accrington Stanley  1-1  Southend United Dagenham & Redbridge  1-0  Cheltenham Town ————– FULL TIME:  And after such a dire

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Points Or No Returns – The Weekend Preview

Points Or No Returns – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith February 7, 2013 0

For news on where one relegation battle is being taken to, which ladies are up for the cup, and away days for our rugby sides, the weekend preview is here.  

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Goals, Goals, Goals, Points, Points, Points  –  The Weekend Review

Goals, Goals, Goals, Points, Points, Points – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith February 3, 2013 0

For news of an extraordinary afternoon of ladies football, and how a vital rugby relegation battle went, the weekend review is here

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Strong Winds But Stronger Hearts – Away With Old Brentwood’s

Strong Winds But Stronger Hearts – Away With Old Brentwood’s

Gerry Smith February 2, 2013 0

What seemed like for the umpteenth time, the local football at the weekend turned out to be anything but.  Billericay Town and East Thurrock United matches postponed, and Brentwood Town visiting a club that

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Fingers Crossed – The Weekend Preview

Fingers Crossed – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith January 31, 2013 0

You never know, there might just be some local sport this weekend.  Just in case there is (yeah, long shot, I know!) the preview is here

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Getting It On Again – The Weekend Preview

Getting It On Again – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith January 24, 2013 0

For news on where our teams (after a brief winter hibernation) are getting back into the swing of things, the weekend preview is here.        

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The Good, The Bad, The Ugly, And The Late (Again) – The Weekend Review

The Good, The Bad, The Ugly, And The Late (Again) – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith January 14, 2013 0

For news on a special day marred by controversy, and a vital away win in a relegation battle, the weekend review is here.  

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Daggers Through The Heart Of Racism

Daggers Through The Heart Of Racism

Gerry Smith January 12, 2013 0

As I’m sure you’re aware, Joe and I like to do something a little different every now and then.  Rugby League, SPL, and visits to Wembley have complemented the non-league season well. Today was

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It Could Do With Being A Bit Colder – The Weekend Preview

It Could Do With Being A Bit Colder – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith January 11, 2013 0

Bearing in mind the very slightly inclement weather we may be enduring this weekend, it’s probably best to check with the club concerned before venturing out to support your local team this weekend. If

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Romford  v  Brentwood Town  –  LIVE

Romford v Brentwood Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith January 9, 2013 0

Romford  3-4  Brentwood Town ————— FULL TIME:  My goodness me, it was worth the hassle of getting to Ship Lane by public transport, and then the frostbite, for a finish like that!  It looked

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Bouncing Back – The Weekend Review

Bouncing Back – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith January 6, 2013 0

To find out about a record victory for the ladies, a vital win in the rugby, and an emerging play-off bid, the weekend review is here.  

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Brentwood Town  v  Potters Bar Town  –  LIVE

Brentwood Town v Potters Bar Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith January 5, 2013 0

Brentwood Town  3-1  Potters Bar Town Billericay Town  v  Farnborough – POSTPONED East Thurrock United  2-0  Enfield Town Southend United  2-2  Brentford Accrington Stanley  0-2  Dagenham & Redbridge ————— FULL TIME:  And what a

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Back To Business – The Weekend Preview

Back To Business – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith January 3, 2013 0

For news on where some teams are playing after a long break, and where others will be having plodded through the festive season, the weekend review is here

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Canvey Island  v  East Thurrock United – LIVE

Canvey Island v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Gerry Smith January 1, 2013 0

Canvey Island  2-1  East Thurrock United Billericay Town  0-1  Chelmsford City Redbridge  v  Brentwood Town – POSTPONED Northampton Town  3-1  Dagenham & Redbridge Southend United  0-1  Gillingham ————— FULL TIME:  And it turned out

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Out With The Old, In With The New – The Local Review & Preview

Out With The Old, In With The New – The Local Review & Preview

Gerry Smith December 31, 2012 0

With a brief synopsis on a disappointing weekend, but a look forward to a positive start to 2013, the local review and preview is here

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Bring Your Brolly – The Weekend Preview

Bring Your Brolly – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith December 27, 2012 0

To find out where your local teams are playing this weekend, another festive preview is here, and all yours

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Shrimpers Put Daggers To The Sword

Shrimpers Put Daggers To The Sword

Gerry Smith December 26, 2012 0

With all of our local non league teams being given Boxing Day off, thanks to waterlogged pitches, the choices of festive football was severely limited. Limited but not impossible to find.  Our two local

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Mince Pies, Turkey Sarnies, and Football – The Boxing Day Preview

Mince Pies, Turkey Sarnies, and Football – The Boxing Day Preview

Gerry Smith December 23, 2012 0

As we all know, the sport at the weekend was a wipeout (well, almost – more later), but weather permitting, Boxing Day means a wonderful chance to get away from turkey sandwiches and the

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‘Tis The Season To Be Picking Up A Few Points – The Weekend Preview

‘Tis The Season To Be Picking Up A Few Points – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith December 20, 2012 0

If you fancy getting out of the last minute Christmas shopping rush by taking in a game, or you simply want to know who’s playing where, the weekend preview is all yours

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Ups And Downs – The Weekend Review

Ups And Downs – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith December 17, 2012 0

For news on an exciting end to a local derby cup tie, and fraying tempers elsewhere, the weekend review is here.  

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East Thurrock United  v  Lowestoft Town – LIVE

East Thurrock United v Lowestoft Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith December 15, 2012 0

East Thurrock United  0-2 Lowestoft Town Heybridge Swifts  1-3  Brentwood Town Southend United  2-2  Bradford City Dagenham & Redbridge  1-0  Barnet Eastleigh  P-P  Billericay Town ————– FULL TIME:  Apologies for the breakdown late on.

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Better Late Than Never – The Weekend Preview

Better Late Than Never – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith December 14, 2012 0

Apologies for the late edition this week, all down to time constraints, during this festive rush. Anyhow, here’s where your local teams are this weekend. Of course, the deliberate mistake is that on Sunday,

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Going Goal Crackers – The Weekend Review

Going Goal Crackers – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith December 9, 2012 0

For the low down on an incredible afternoon at the Arena, and to find out how a tight local derby tussle turned out, the weekend review is here.  

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Brentwood Town  v  Soham Town Rangers – LIVE

Brentwood Town v Soham Town Rangers – LIVE

Gerry Smith December 8, 2012 0

Brentwood Town 6-3  Soaham Town Rangers Billericay Town 2-0  Bath City Harrow Borough  2-3  East Thurrock United Bristol Rovers  0-1  Dagenham & Redbridge Fleetwood Town  0-0  Southend United ————— FULL TIME:  And what an incredible afternoon

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Hotting Up As It Gets Colder – The Weekend Preview

Hotting Up As It Gets Colder – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith December 6, 2012 0

For news of where your local teams are, and a big day in store for some of the ladies, the weekend preview is here

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Bakers Dozen Lodged – The Weekend Review

Bakers Dozen Lodged – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith December 3, 2012 0

For details on a stunning win on Sunday, and a fine victory on Saturday, the weekend review is here

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Saturday Afternoon Football – LIVE (sort of …)

Saturday Afternoon Football – LIVE (sort of …)

Gerry Smith December 1, 2012 0

Brentwood Town P-P  Wroxham Billericay Town 1-2  Dover Athletic Lewes  1-1  East Thurrock United Bury  1-1  Southend United Torquay United  2-1  Dagenham & Redbridge Southend Manor  2-2  Basildon United ————— FULL TIME:  And a

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Games People Play – The Weekend Preview

Games People Play – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith November 30, 2012 0

For details of another full football schedule, and a less than full rugby fixture list, the weekend preview is here.  

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A Little Down, A Little Out – The Weekend Review

A Little Down, A Little Out – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith November 26, 2012 0

For news on a disappointing Trophy exit, and mixed fortunes in rugby, the weekend review is here.    

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East Thurrock United v Leiston – LIVE

East Thurrock United v Leiston – LIVE

Gerry Smith November 24, 2012 0

East Thurrock United 2-2 Leiston Billericay Town 0-3 Cambridge United Needham Market  1-1  Brentwood Town Dagenham & Redbridge 1-0 Fleetwood Town Southend United 3-1 Rochdale ————— FULL TIME Apologies again for the sporadic updates.

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Over The Posts, Under The Bar – The Weekend Preview

Over The Posts, Under The Bar – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith November 22, 2012 0

To find out where to go to see your local side, and with the possibility of revenge at the expense of a university city,  the weekend preview is here.    

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Saturday Afternoon Football – LIVE

Saturday Afternoon Football – LIVE

Gerry Smith November 17, 2012 0

Brentwood Town 4-0  Ware Bromley  0-1  Billericay Town Wingate & Finchley  0-1  East Thurrock United Burton Albion  3-2  Dagenham & Redbridge Torquay United  1-4  Southend United Great Wakering Rovers  3-1  Hullbridge Sports ————— FULL

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Moving On Up – The Weekend Preview

Moving On Up – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith November 16, 2012 0

For news on who’s playing where, as all of our teams try to work their way up their leagues, the weekend preview is here.  

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Midweek Football LIVE

Midweek Football LIVE

Gerry Smith November 13, 2012 0

Brentwood Town 1-4  Kingstonian East Thurrock United 1-3  Bury Town Clapton  1-1  Southend Manor ————— FULL TIME:  Oh, what fun it was too.  A bad night for our sides, sadly, but at least the

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Getting Through, Going Out, Another Chance – The Weekend Review

Getting Through, Going Out, Another Chance – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith November 11, 2012 0

For news on some notable away wins, and yet another late, late equaliser, the weekend review is here.  

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FA Trophy LIVE:  Kingstonian  v  Brentwood Town

FA Trophy LIVE: Kingstonian v Brentwood Town

Gerry Smith November 10, 2012 0

Kingstonian  2-2  Brentwood Town Billericay Town 3-2  Enfield Town Dagenham & Redbridge 5-0  Rotherham United Southend United 0-0  Port Vale ————— FULL TIME:  Becoming almost blase about these dramatic late finishes but it took

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Up For The Cup, Class In The Vase – The Weekend Preview

Up For The Cup, Class In The Vase – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith November 9, 2012 0

For news on potential FA Trophy giantkillings on Saturday, FA Cup derby drama on Saunday, and something in a vase, the weekend preview is here.  

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Sad And Soggy – The Weekend Review

Sad And Soggy – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith November 5, 2012 0

For news on which sides were rained off, and which ones wish they had been (there’s quite a few, too), the weekend review is here

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Home And Away, Points And Cups – The Weekend Preview

Home And Away, Points And Cups – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith November 2, 2012 0

For news on league matches for the men, and a local cup derby for the women, the weekend preview is here

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Anyone Who Had A Hearts Would Love Them Too

Anyone Who Had A Hearts Would Love Them Too

Gerry Smith November 2, 2012 1

As regulars to ‘Between The Lines’ and the online match service will know, October was seen out with a rare absence of live local coverage. The reason?  A long ago booked up trip to

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Home Comforts For Men As The Ladies Play Away – The Weekend Preview

Home Comforts For Men As The Ladies Play Away – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith October 26, 2012 0

To find out where to watch your local side, and who they are playing, the weekend preview is here. Sadly, there’s no featured live match either online or during Between The Lines this weekend,

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The FA Cup Replay LIVE:  East Thurrock United  v  Chelmsford City

The FA Cup Replay LIVE: East Thurrock United v Chelmsford City

Gerry Smith October 23, 2012 0

East Thurrock United 4-4  Chelmsford City (Chelmaford City win 5-3 on penalties) Brentwood Town 0-2  Waltham Abbey Billericay Town 2-3  Chesham United Dagenham & Redbridge 1-1  Exeter City Southend United 1-2  Aldershot Town —————

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Tales Of The Unbelievable – The Weekend Review

Tales Of The Unbelievable – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith October 21, 2012 0

For news of a late, great, amazing finale in the FA Cup, and three away wins on the trot elsewhere, the weekend review is here.  

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The FA Cup LIVE:  Chelmsford City  v  East Thurrock United

The FA Cup LIVE: Chelmsford City v East Thurrock United

Gerry Smith October 20, 2012 0

Chelmsford City  2-2 East Thurrock United Brentwood Town 3-2  Witham Town Morecambe  1-0  Southend United York City  3-2  Dagenham & Redbridge ————— FULL TIME:  And a replay at Rookery Hill in the most dramatic of

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Cups and Kicks – The Weekend Preview

Cups and Kicks – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith October 19, 2012 0

To find out where your team are playing, and where the live game will be, the weekend preview is here

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Victory In The Vase, Draw With The Law – The Weekend Review

Victory In The Vase, Draw With The Law – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith October 15, 2012 0

With news on a dramatic Non League Day, and notable wins in rugby and ladies football, here’s the weekend review

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Metropolitan Police  v  East Thurrock United  –  LIVE

Metropolitan Police v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Gerry Smith October 13, 2012 0

Metropolitan Police  2-2  East Thurrock United Aveley  3-0  Brentwood Town Billericay Town 3-1  Dorchester Town Chesterfield  1-2  Dagenham & Redbridge Rotherham United  0-3  Southend United ————— FULL TIME: And after 11 minutes of injury

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Round And Oval, Points And Vases – The Weekend Preview

Round And Oval, Points And Vases – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith October 11, 2012 0

For news on where to go to see your local team on Non League Day, and who’s going where for what Vase, the weekend preview is here

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Midweek Football LIVE (  ish… )

Midweek Football LIVE ( ish… )

Gerry Smith October 9, 2012 0

Southend United 2-0 Dagenham & Redbridge Billericay Town 2-4 Cambridge City Enfield Town  2-3 East Thurrock United Potters Bar Town  3-0  Brentwood Town ————— 10pm – So to sum up, disaster for ‘Ricay and

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FA Cup Draw:  Spicy Local Derby Heats Up The Road To Wembley

FA Cup Draw: Spicy Local Derby Heats Up The Road To Wembley

Gerry Smith October 8, 2012 0

The draw was made earlier today for the 4th qualifying round of the FA Cup.  Win this one and you’re in with the big boys from the Football League. East Thurrock United, the one

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Down And Out, Or Up And Through – The Weekend Review

Down And Out, Or Up And Through – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith October 7, 2012 0

For details on a magnificent win for the fairer sex, humiliation at South Park, and how all our other sides got on, the weekend review is here

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FA Cup LIVE:  South Park  v  Brentwood Town

FA Cup LIVE: South Park v Brentwood Town

Gerry Smith October 6, 2012 0

South Park 3-1  Brentwood Town Cambridge City  1-1  Billericay Town East Thurrock United 3-0  Maidstone United Dagenham & Redbridge 4-3  Bradford City Southend United 2-2  Barnet ————– FULL TIME: And we’ve had yet another

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Humble Folk Without Temptation – The Weekend Preview

Humble Folk Without Temptation – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith October 4, 2012 0

For details on one cup draw, the road to Wembley in another, and all the other weekend sport here’s this week’s preview

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Tuesday Night Football LIVE

Tuesday Night Football LIVE

Gerry Smith October 2, 2012 0

Great Wakering Rovers 5-2  Halsted Town Harlow Town  0-5  Brentwood Town Port Vale  1-1  Dagenham & Redbridge Southend United 0-1  Burton Albion ————— FULL TIME: And what a suprisingly good, open and entertaining 90

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My Trophy Runneth Over – The Weekend Review

My Trophy Runneth Over – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith October 1, 2012 0

For news on the good, the bad, and the ugly from our sports teams, the weekend review is here

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FA Trophy:  East Thurrock United  v  Hastings United – LIVE

FA Trophy: East Thurrock United v Hastings United – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 29, 2012 0

East Thurrock United 4-0  Hastings United Billericay Town 1-3  Basingstoke Town Walton & Hersham  1-2  Brentwood Town Dagenham & Redbridge 3-0  Wycombe Wanderers Plymouth Argyle  1-1  Southend United ————— FULL TIME:  And the ref

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From Points And Punts To The Trophy – The Weekend Preview

From Points And Punts To The Trophy – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith September 27, 2012 0

With another exciting weekend in prospect, the preview is here

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High Drama In The Cup – The Midweek Review

High Drama In The Cup – The Midweek Review

Gerry Smith September 26, 2012 0

If you want to find out more about controversy in the Cup, and how our ladies are getting in, the midweek review is here.  

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FA Cup Draw – The Road To Wembley (Via South Park)

FA Cup Draw – The Road To Wembley (Via South Park)

Gerry Smith September 24, 2012 0

After a rather successful weekend for our local sides, the draw has been made for the 3rd qualifying round of the FA Cup.  The ties are Cambridge City  v  Billericay Town East Thurrock United

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Better Late Than Never – The Weekend Review

Better Late Than Never – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith September 23, 2012 0

To find out about a thumping away win at the rugby, and what the linesman forgot in the FA Cup, the weekend review is here.    

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FA Cup:  Brentwood Town v Maldon & Tiptree – LIVE

FA Cup: Brentwood Town v Maldon & Tiptree – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 22, 2012 0

Brentwood Town 1-1  Maldon & Tiptree Billericay Town 3-1  AFC Hornchurch Kingstonian  2-3  East Thurrock United Rochdale  2-2  Dagenham & Redbridge Southend United 2-1  Exeter City ————— FULL TIME: And the curtain comes down

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The Road To Wembley, The Way To Maldon – The Weekend Preview

The Road To Wembley, The Way To Maldon – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith September 20, 2012 0

For news on the latest junctions to be navigated on the road to Wembley, and the  first day of the season for one local side, the weekend preview is here.      

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FA Trophy:  Harlow Town v Brentwood Town – LIVE

FA Trophy: Harlow Town v Brentwood Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 18, 2012 0

Harlow Town  0-4  Brentwood Town Dagenham & Redbridge 0-1  Northampton Town Gillingham  1-0  Southend United ———— FULL TIME:  My, that’s how to finish a side off.  Clinical finishing and a tremendous away win.  Those

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Wood March On As ‘Ricay Cure Away Blues – The Weekend Review

Wood March On As ‘Ricay Cure Away Blues – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith September 16, 2012 0

For news on a rare away win and a tight home encounter, the weekend round-up is here

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Staines Town  v  Billericay Town – LIVE

Staines Town v Billericay Town – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 15, 2012 0

Staines Town  1-2  Billericay Town Brentwood Town 0-0  Harlow Town East Thurrock United 2-0  Hendon Cheltenham Town  1-3  Southend United Dagenham & Redbridge 1-1  Accrington Stanley —————- FULL TIME: And it’s ‘Ricay’s first away

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A Massive Test And Trial By Trophy – The Weekend Preview

A Massive Test And Trial By Trophy – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith September 13, 2012 0

For news on what our local football and rugby clubs are up to at the weekend, and whose getting the ‘Between The Lines’ live treatment, the weekend preview is here

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FA Cup Draw

FA Cup Draw

Gerry Smith September 10, 2012 0

The draw has just been made for the 2nd qualifying round for the FA Cup.  The road to Wembley may be truncated, by there’s always some thrills and spills along the way.  The draw

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Cup, Conference, Conversions, Cricket – The Win, Win, Winning Weekend Review

Cup, Conference, Conversions, Cricket – The Win, Win, Winning Weekend Review

Gerry Smith September 9, 2012 0

For news on what was a fairly good time for our local sides in the world of sport, the weekend review is here

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Broncos Stoop To Conquer

Broncos Stoop To Conquer

Gerry Smith September 9, 2012 0

As regular listeners to Between The Lines, and those that log onto live football updates, will probably know by now, the sport I actually have the greatest affinity with is rugby league. Saturday was

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First Day, Last Day, Cup Day – The Weekend Preview

First Day, Last Day, Cup Day – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith September 7, 2012 0

For news on the first rugby fixture, the last of the cricket, and the next junction on the road to Wembley, the weekend preview is here

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Billericay Town v Tonbridge Angels – LIVE

Billericay Town v Tonbridge Angels – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 4, 2012 2

Billericay Town 3-3  Tonbridge Angels Dagenham & Redbridge 3-2  Stevenage Southend United 2-1  AFC Wimbledon ————— FULL TIME: Wow.  Just wow.  One of the best games I’ve seen in a long time.  Action and

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Goals, Runs and Rugrats – The Weekend Sports Review

Goals, Runs and Rugrats – The Weekend Sports Review

Gerry Smith September 2, 2012 0

For news on another promotion for one of our cricket clubs, and a late late winner on the day the FA Cup was on display, the weekend sports review is here

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Carshalton v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Carshalton v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Gerry Smith September 1, 2012 0

Carshalton  1-1  East Thurrock United Bath City  2-1  Billericay Town Brentwood Town 2-0  Cheshunt AFC Wimbledon  2-2  Dagenham & Redbridge Southend United 1-0  Wycombe Wanderers —————————— FULL TIME:  And overall, a fair result.  East

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Wickets, Goals and Transfers – The Weekend Preview

Wickets, Goals and Transfers – The Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith August 31, 2012 0

For news on a local three way promotion fight, a surprise departure, and the FA Cup coming to Brentwood, here’s your weekend preview

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Rhinos Savaged By Wolves – A Day Out At Wembley

Rhinos Savaged By Wolves – A Day Out At Wembley

Gerry Smith August 26, 2012 0

With no ‘Between The Lines’ this weekend, I took the opportunity of a rare Saturday away from local football to take in the big day for one of my favourite sports, rugby league. Much

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Champions And A Cup Win – Saturday’s Round-Up

Champions And A Cup Win – Saturday’s Round-Up

Gerry Smith August 26, 2012 0

For news on how a title was won, cup fever, and trips to the seaside, the Saturday round-up is here

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Promotion, Deckchairs, And The Cup – Your Weekend Preview

Promotion, Deckchairs, And The Cup – Your Weekend Preview

Gerry Smith August 23, 2012 0

It could be a seminal moment for a couple of cricket clubs, the road to Wembley starts for one football club, and others get their suntan lotion out. Your weekend preview is here

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Wealdstone v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Wealdstone v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Gerry Smith August 21, 2012 0

Wealdstone  1-1  East Thurrock United Hayes & Yeading  4-2 Billericay Town Grays Athletic  4-1  Brentwood Town Dagenham & Redbridge 0-0  Plymouth Argyle Oxford United  2-0  Southend United —————————— FULL TIME: And what an excellent

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Better Late Than Never – The Weekend Review

Better Late Than Never – The Weekend Review

Gerry Smith August 19, 2012 0

A day of drama at Blunts Wall Road, on both the cricket and football pitches, and Hutton take a massive step towards promotion. This weekend’s local sports round-up is here. And pics of Saturday’s goings-on

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Billericay Town v Truro City – LIVE

Billericay Town v Truro City – LIVE

Gerry Smith August 18, 2012 0

Billericay Town 2-1  Truro City East Thurrock United 1-1  Kingstonian Brentwood Town 1-1  Tilbury Southend United 0-1  Accrington Stanley Cheltenham Town  2-0  Dagenham & Redbridge —————————— - FULL TIME: Well, it was a slow

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Cricket Title Up For Grabs And Arena Hosts Tasty Derby Day Starter

Cricket Title Up For Grabs And Arena Hosts Tasty Derby Day Starter

Gerry Smith August 16, 2012 0

For news on first day derby fireworks in prospect at The Arena, and a possible title win down Blunts Wall Road way, just click below. If you can’t get yourself to a game on

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Clean Sweep In Cricket – But New Lodge Loss

Clean Sweep In Cricket – But New Lodge Loss

Gerry Smith August 12, 2012 0

With news of a great weekend for our local cricket clubs, and a mixed weekend as our football sides wrap up their pre-season, here’s the weekend’s sports round-up

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Billericay Town  v  Leiston – LIVE

Billericay Town v Leiston – LIVE

Gerry Smith August 11, 2012 0

Billericay Town 2-4  Leiston - —————————— - FULL TIME:  And there we have it, a more than useful run-out for Billericay, and excellent result for the visitors.  Make no mistake about it, Leiston will

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Your Local Sport This Weekend

Your Local Sport This Weekend

Gerry Smith August 9, 2012 0

Sure, we still may be in the grip of Olympic fever – of the gold variety, of course – but if you fancy getting a bit of fresh air and follow your local sides,

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Potters Bar Town v East Thurrock United – LIVE

Potters Bar Town v East Thurrock United – LIVE

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Potters Bar Town  3-4  East Thurrock United Canvey Island  1-1  Brentwood Town —————————— FULL TIME:  At times it was like a full blooded league fixture, with plenty of swears at the ref, which by

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This Weekend’s Sporting Action

This Weekend’s Sporting Action

Gerry Smith July 27, 2012 0

Who needs the Olympics when there’s so much on our own doorstep going on? If you fancy watching some live cricket or football, here’s where to check it out

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Weekend Sports Review

Weekend Sports Review

Gerry Smith July 22, 2012 0

With news on close finishes at the cricket, and mixed fortunes for our football sides, just click below. Between The Lines on Saturday featured Super League action as bottom side London Broncos took on

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The Weekend’s Cricket & Football

The Weekend’s Cricket & Football

Gerry Smith July 20, 2012 0

Fancy watching a bit of local action?  No problem!  Here’s this weekend’s schedule. (Note:  Now confirmed that East Thurrock United v AFC Hornchurch has been postponed and rearranged for Thursday 26 July) Don’t worry,

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Billericay Town’s Pre-Season Fixtures

Billericay Town’s Pre-Season Fixtures

Gerry Smith July 17, 2012 0

Rain permitting, of course! After a run-out for trialists in their 5-2 win over Waltham Forest, the New Lodge outfit have had their pre-season severely disrupted by the, ahem, changeable weather conditions this summer.  

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