Essex & Suffolk Border League Round Up   15-03-14


Tommy Thompson Cup Quarter Final


Holland FC Reserves moved into the semi final of the cup as they defeated Gosfield United Reserves 1-0.


Premier Division


Tollesbury pushed clear at the top of the table as they defeated Harwich & Parkeston 2-1, and West Bergholt stayed in touch as they came from behind to snatch a late victory over White Notley 3-2.  Gas Recreation went to Great Bentley and crushed them 8-1, but Little Oakley were held to a 1-1 draw by Barnston AFC.  Coggeshall Town travelled to Tiptree Jobserve and won 3-0, and University of Essex lost 2-1 to Lawford Lads.  Holland FC over came Alresford Colne Rangers 3-0, whilst Dedham Old Boys drew 1-1 with Earls Colne. 


First Division


Alresford Colne Rangers Reserves moved away at the tops as they beat Little Oakley Reserves  2-1, and in Alresford favour was the result from West Bergholt Reserves as they drew 1-1 with Kirby United.  Wormingford Wanderers ran wild at Panfield Bell as they won 7-0, and Hedinghams United drew 1-1 with Bradfield Rovers.  Hatfield Peverel drew 1-1 with Clacton United and Mersea Island and Rayne shared the spoils in a 0-0 draw. 


Second Division


University of Essex Reserves lost a vital match as Gas Recreation Reserves defeated them 2-1.  Harwich & Parkeston Reserves beat Coggeshall Town Reserves 2-1, whilst Colne Engaine and Tiptree Jobserve Reserves shared a 3-3 draw.  Barnston AFC Reserves had a 3-1 win over Dedham Old Boys Reserves, and Earls Colne Reserves  defeated Great Bentley Reserves 4-1.


Third Division


Team Brantham pushed on at the top as they defeated Lawford Lads Reserves 2-1, extending their lead to nine points.  Bures United fell to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of White Notley Reserves, but FC Clacton Reserves made ground as the beat Bradfield Rovers Reserves 4-2. 

Subject: Football Development Officer Handover                       Good afternoon,
I'd like to introduce myself as the new Football Development Officer for the Braintree, Colchester, Maldon and Tendring areas. I am now your first point of contact if you have any queries concerning the development of your club, be it Charter Standard and Annual Health Checks, School Club links or general support from The FA. The contact telephone number remains unchanged but you may also contact me on the email address below if you have any questions or wish to arrange a meeting. I look forward to working with you all in the near future,

Emma Willis Football Development Officer Braintree, Colchester, Maldon and Tendring. Essex County FA

Tollesbury FC

Lawford Lads

Phoning in results

Please use the mobile number in the book 07984 988954 for all results Texts are welcome and encouraged


Change of Secretary at Barnston AFC.  Chairman Bob Tyler has taken over the position


Great Bentley have appointed a new 1st team manager: Jamie LePage 07743206725 (M)

Tim Tricker 01206 250145 is temporarily standing in for Great Bentley secretary, Clive French, correspondence to Clive’s address