Students enjoy turn in spotlight

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

1:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt High School’s sports stars swapped their tracksuit bottoms for suits and dresses.

Abrahams: we held our own against U’s

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

1:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

BRANTHAM Athletic manager Paul Abrahams believes his side emerged with plenty of credit from their eye-catching pre-season friendly against Colchester United.

Armstrong: victory could prove a turning point

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

1:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club skipper Tommy Armstrong believes his side have turned a corner after springing a surprise on the league leaders.

Brantham paired with Codicote in the FA Cup

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

11:00am Friday 11th July 2014

BRANTHAM Athletic have been drawn at home to Hertfordshire side Codicote in the extra preliminary round of the FA Cup.

Cricket club are preparing for a bumper weekend

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: CRICKET: Stokesley (bat) v Sedgefield (bowl).Connor Whitlock bowling for Sedgefield. Picture: TOM BANKS (6304749)

11:00am Friday 11th July 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club are gearing up for a bumper weekend.

Abrahams expects his young Brantham side to relish U's challenge

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

11:00am Friday 11th July 2014

BRANTHAM Athletic boss Paul Abrahams admits his side face a “baptism of fire” in their pre-season friendly against Colchester United.

Acorns returning for pre-season training

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Friday 4th July 2014

LITTLE Oakley’s footballers are getting ready to return for pre-season training.

Friendly dates for Shrimpers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Friday 4th July 2014

HARWICH and Parkeston have confirmed three pre-season friendlies.

Tommy: we’re sure we can climb table

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Saltaire wicket-keeper Tarek Alam has twisted a knee at work and will be out of cricket for 12 weeks

10:00am Friday 4th July 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club captain Tommy Armstrong is confident his side can have a much-improved second half of the season.

Harwich have day to forget

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

1:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club suffered a seven-wicket defeat at home to Haverhill twos on Saturday.

Rob races to success on Mersea

1:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

HARWICH Runners’ Rob Reason won the increasingly popular round the island race on Mersea.

Fidgett is ready for the challenge ahead

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Bovingdon Football Club raises £2,000 with five-a-side tournament

1:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

NEW joint-manager John Fidgett wants to help bring the good times back to Harwich and Parkeston.

Golfers make progress in Mail on Sunday competition

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Ludlow Golf Club Richard Meredith and Russell Price will be competing at a regional final in Coventry.

5:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt’s golfers have progressed to the sixth round of the Mail on Sunday competition.

Dovercourt trio are into the Essex finals

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Dovercourt trio are into the Essex finals

4:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

DOVERCOURT Bowling Club’s Pam Bloom, Val Green and Chris Griggs have made it through to the Essex County Triples finals.

Bushell plays a starring role in Harwich victory

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Saltaire wicket-keeper Tarek Alam has twisted a knee at work and will be out of cricket for 12 weeks

10:00am Friday 20th June 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club produced a solid all-round performance to defeat Earl Stonham, on Saturday.

Triumphant Terry strikes gold again

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Triumphant Terry strikes gold again

7:00am Friday 20th June 2014

TERRY Howlett is feeling on top of the world again.

Currivan, O’Neill and Barker successfully defend title

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Rock and District Darts League held a finals night.

7:00am Friday 20th June 2014

THE Tendring Summer League held the first of its competitions, at Clacton Railway Club.

Sharpe and Fidgett take Harwich reins

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: A two-day football course will take place at Cleobury Mortimer Sports Centre.

1:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

MARK Sharpe and John Fidgett have been confirmed as the new joint-managers of Harwich and Parkeston.

Wet weather leads to frustration for cricketers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

1:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club had a frustrating weekend following the cancellation of their match at Elmstead Grasshoppers.

Goal-getter Lewis back at Oakley

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: A two-day football course will take place at Cleobury Mortimer Sports Centre.

1:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

TREVOR Lewis has rejoined Little Oakley from neighbours Harwich and Parkeston.

Youth footballers celebrate their title success in style - with an open-top bus parade

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Youth footballers celebrate their title success in style - with an open-top bus parade

11:53am Tuesday 10th June 2014

A YOUTH football team celebrated their championship success in style - with an open-top bus parade.

Armstrong is saddened by exodus of Shrimpers players

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: A two-day football course will take place at Cleobury Mortimer Sports Centre.

10:00am Friday 6th June 2014

CHAIRMAN Tony Armstrong has admitted being saddened by the “exodus” of players from Harwich and Parkeston FC.

Tommy is confident of a top-half finish

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

10:00am Friday 6th June 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club skipper Tommy Armstrong is still confident of a top-half finish this season.

Groves will come back stronger: Webb

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Carl Froch (left) and George Groves after their WBA and IBF Super Middleweight Title fight at the Phones 4u Arena, Manchester. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday November 23, 2013. See PA Story BOXING Manchester. Photo credit should read: Dav

7:00am Friday 6th June 2014

HARWICH Amateur Boxing Club head coach Martin Webb was disappointed for George Groves.

Shrimpers boss quits

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Runcorn Linnets continued their strong league campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory at Congleton Town.

12:00pm Friday 30th May 2014

MATT Carmichael has stepped down as manager of Harwich and Parkeston.

Tynan is in for the long haul

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Runcorn Linnets continued their strong league campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory at Congleton Town.

12:00pm Friday 30th May 2014

JOINT-MANAGER Sean Tynan plans to stay at Little Oakley for the “long haul”.

Howlett is hoping for medal glory

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Terry's sport success kick cancer into touch

4:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

DOVERCOURT’S Terry Howlett is set to fly the flag for England.

Derby likely to be a swansong for Matt

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

1:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

MATT Carmichael could have taken charge of his last game as Harwich and Parkeston manager.

Difficult day for Harwich cricketers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cricket Match

7:00am Friday 23rd May 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club suffered more disappointment in their latest Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship fixture.

Wheatley topping the bill at final show of season

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Point scorer — Sam Malone connects with a right in his fight against Rylan Charlton. Picture: MAXINE CLARKE

2:46pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

HARWICH Amateur Boxing Club are set to host their third and final show of the 2013/14 season.

Rangers suffer heartache in final

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

2:44pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

HARWICH Rangers were defeated in the Acorn Charity Shield.

Beecham nets twice as Shrimpers sink the Acorns

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Pictures from the U's 3-0 lose at Chesterfield

6:56am Wednesday 21st May 2014

HARWICH and Parkeston ran out 3-0 winners in Tuesday's derby at home to neighbours Little Oakley.

Shrimpers fight back to retain silverware

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

1:00pm Friday 16th May 2014

SUNDAY Shrimpers retained the Ernie Osborne Challenge Cup after an excellent 4-1 victory against Bridgelink.

Memorial trophy is claimed by Harwich

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Ludlow Golf Club Richard Meredith and Russell Price will be competing at a regional final in Coventry.

1:00pm Friday 16th May 2014

FIFTY-SIX members of Harwich and Dovercourt and Clacton Golf Club’s veterans’ sections competed for the Cyril Rand Memorial Trophy.

Armstrong is praying for 11th-hour miracle

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Local youth football

1:00pm Friday 16th May 2014

HARWICH and Parkeston chairman Tony Armstrong is praying for a “miracle” to help his club achieve their promotion goal.

First win of the season recorded

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

3:00pm Friday 9th May 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club have gained their first victory of the new Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship season.

Sadler is relishing season finale

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

1:00pm Friday 9th May 2014

LITTLE Oakley joint-boss Paul Sadler says he and his players are relishing their final Kent Blaxill Essex and Suffolk Border League fixtures.

Carmichael has his sights on the double

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

1:00pm Friday 9th May 2014

HARWICH and Parkeston manager Matt Carmichael is setting his sights on a league and cup double.

Acorns set benchmark for finale

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

1:00pm Friday 2nd May 2014

LITTLE Oakley’s footballers have set a benchmark for the rest of the season.

Shrimpers’ future is back in doubt again

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

1:00pm Friday 2nd May 2014

AN open meeting has been called to discuss the long-term future of Harwich and Parkeston.

Sublime Stevie shows his class

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Amir’s Velcro boxing glove

1:00pm Friday 2nd May 2014

HARWICH boxer Stevie Martin junior produced a sublime performance in his contest against Elliot Hedger, at the Colchester ABC show.

Clacton and Brightlingsea drop vital points but Stanway win and Wivenhoe draw

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

8:39pm Saturday 26th April 2014

FC CLACTON and BRIGHTLINGSEA REGENT dropped vital points in their respective battles at either end of the Thurlow Nunn League table.

Carmichael returns to the dug-out

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Local youth football

1:00pm Friday 25th April 2014

MATT Carmichael is back in the managerial hot-seat at Harwich and Parkeston.

Harwich cricketers set for first test

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Saltaire wicket-keeper Tarek Alam has twisted a knee at work and will be out of cricket for 12 weeks

7:00am Friday 25th April 2014

HARWICH and Dovercourt Cricket Club get their season under way tomorrow.

Wheatley has done our club proud

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Smith unable to down Beer in London youth final

7:00am Friday 25th April 2014

HARWICH Amateur Boxing Club’s John Wheatley should be proud of his achievements – despite missing out on a national quarter-final.

Sadler reflects on a week of mixed fortunes

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

7:00am Friday 25th April 2014

LITTLE Oakley joint-boss Paul Sadler says his Jekyll and Hyde team must buck their ideas up after sliding to an amazing 5-4 defeat against White Notley.

Kelly is the two-goal hero for Brightlingsea and it's honours even between Wivenhoe and Stanway

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

6:42pm Monday 21st April 2014

PHIL Kelly was the two-goal hero as BRIGHTLINGSEA REGENT defeated Tendring neighbours FC CLACTON 3-0 today.

Successful day for Clacton and Regent, Brantham draw but Wivenhoe lose

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

10:41pm Saturday 19th April 2014

IT proved an excellent day for Tendring’s Thurlow Nunn League pair.

Success in open gala for Harwich swimmers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: MPs, councillors and school children made up some of the teams racing in the charity event.

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

THIRTEEN swimmers from Harwich entered the fifth Halstead Open gala, at Braintree.

Eastern crown for Harwich boxer John

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Body shot – John Wheatley piles the pressure on Liam Goodjohn. Picture: MAXINE CLARKE

1:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

HARWICH Amateur Boxing Club’s John Wheatley dug deep to lift an Eastern Counties crown.







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