After a successful first season of the Buildbase Club Renovation programme, our title sponsors of the FA Trophy & Vase are giving two clubs competing in the two competitions another opportunity to win up to £50k worth of building supplies. Last season, Cleethorpes Town FC and Hanwell Town FC were the lucky winners of the 

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The RAF have for a few years donated kit given to them by English football clubs to various projects they are involved with in Africa. Stansted Football Club kindly donated three full sets of kit, which have been taken up to Wing Commander Neil Hope MBE. Neil, has kindly informed Alec Berry that these kits 

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Next Saturday’s ESL Premier Division match between Southend Manor and Hullbridge Sports will be promoting the Rainbow Laces Campaign. This campaign highlights the issues lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual players, supporters and volunteers face in the game. The Essex Senior League is one of three leagues selected by the Essex FA to promote the event 

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  Basildon United’s midweek Essex Senior Cup win over Ilford meant that they are our only representatives left in the competition. Basildon United Chairman Lee Connor alongside BBC Essex’s Glenn Speller were at the draw which saw Basildon United rewarded with a trip to Billericay Town. Speaking to the Essex FA website, Connor said; “I 

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The FA statement regarding promotion states that ‘In terms of 5 to 4, there are no promotion applications required as it is a matter of fact for the 14 champions and 12 best placed runners up on a points per game basis.’            

Alan Brazil Ended Playing Career in the Essex Senior League   There was quite a stir in the 1989/90 season when former Scottish International and Ipswich Town favourite signed for Stambridge United in a tremendous coup. Brazil had also turned out for Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United and Coventry City, before finishing off his professional career 

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Turgut Esendagli sadly passed away on October 12th.  The Waltham Forest Chairman joined the club whilst they were still groundsharing with Ilford at Cricklefields. Within a year he had steered the club back to their former Wadham Lodge base, instigated the setting up of a Ladies and Veteran teams at the club and was actively 

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After very amicable talks with the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties League and the Football Association I am delighted  we are able to confirm that a Step 6 second division will go ahead next season as confirmed by Matt Edkins of the FA below.  We have been told that this statement will appear in today’s Non League Publication. Any further 

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