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In light of an Essex wicketkeeping injury crisis bordering on an epidemic, Will Buttleman has learnt to keep his cricket bag packed and ready. And to always keep his mobile phone switched on.

Lord's Cricket Ground welcomed 450 children from schools across the country as part of the annual Chance to Shine Schools' Open Day, supported by Yorkshire Tea.

As England prepare to play Bangladesh in their next World Cup match, Archant reporter Sam Cooper reflects on seeing their previous match

Essex were indebted to last-wicket pair Peter Siddle and Sam Cook for completing a partnership of 86 at the start of day four as they ended Yorkshire's slim hopes of a Specsavers County Championship victory at Emerald Headingley.

Essex seamer Peter Siddle was happy to help his side avoid the follow-on against Yorkshire on day three of their County Championship match at Headingley.

Peter Siddle hit a straight four and six off Yorkshire's Steve Patterson late in the third day as Essex passed the follow-on target of 241 with nine wickets down at Headingley.

Newham thirds came up seven runs short against Hawks seconds in their latest Essex County League fixture on Saturday.

Yorkshire's on-loan all-rounder Dom Bess was left stranded in the 90s, nine short of a second first-class hundred, during a rain shortened second day against Essex at Emerald Headingley.

Essex youngster Will Buttleman admitted it was a very proud moment to make his first-class debut for the county against Yorkshire at Headingley.

Adam Lyth and Tom Kohler-Cadmore narrowly missed out on centuries as Essex fought back strongly after tea to blunt Yorkshire's early dominance on day one of the Specsavers County Championship clash at Emerald Headingley.

Sam Cook must be the unluckiest bowler on the county circuit at the moment.

Essex travel to Headingley to face Yorkshire in fine form and looking to make it a hat-trick of Specsavers County Championship successes after wins over Nottinghamshire and Kent.

Newham College's cricketers claimed the regional league title after comprehensively beating Leyton Sixth Form.

England all-rounder Ben Stokes graced the opening game of the World Cup with an astonishing one-handed catch fit for any occasion and then admitted his heroics were only needed after an error of judgement.

MyLocalPitch's search and booking platform is opening access to cricket facilities around the UK to bail out players looking to get involved in the game as the Cricket World Cup takes centre stage on home soil this week.

Simon Harmer became the highest wicket taker in the Specsavers County Championship to help Essex secure their second victory of the season with a 113-run win over Kent.

Sir Alastair Cook fell 10 runs short of recording back-to-back centuries for the first time in a match in his first-class career as Essex compiled a healthy lead in their Specsavers County Championship fixture with Kent.

Simon Harmer bowled almost unchanged from noon to dusk while taking 3-72 from 35 overs as Essex claimed a considerable first-innings lead at Chelmsford.

Newham College's Cricket Academy produced a stunning comeback against local rivals NewVIc at Flanders Field.

Essex all-rounder Ravi Bopara says the 2017 county champions were pleased with a first-day score of 303-8 against Kent at Chelmsford on Monday.

Sir Alastair Cook reached three-figures in a competitive match for the first time since his international retirement as Essex enjoyed a positive day against Kent.

Essex have named a 14-man squad for the County Championship fixture with Kent which starts at The Cloudfm Ground on Monday.

Michael Pepper was lying in a hospital bed on the opening day of the season, minus his appendix, when he heard the news that Adam Wheater had broken his thumb.

Essex head coach Anthony McGrath felt his side thoroughly deserved their eight-wicket win over Nottinghamshire in the County Championship.

Simon Harmer's ninth five-wicket Specsavers County Championship haul in just over two years helped spin Essex to their first victory of the campaign at Chelmsford.

South African spinner Simon Harmer was only to help Essex's cause on day two of their County Championship match with Nottinghamshire.

Simon Harmer saved Essex with the bat before causing panic with the ball after Nottinghamshire fast bowler Luke Fletcher had celebrated his fifth career five-wicket haul in their Specsavers County Championship clash at Chelmsford.

Former England captain Mike Gatting has thrown his support behind the hosts ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup, believing the current team is the strongest he has ever seen.

Jamie Porter found form in the Specsavers County Championship for the first time in 2019 as Essex's formidable fast bowler helped bowl Nottinghamshire out for 187.

The fast bowler is aiming to be involved in a sixth Ashes series with Australia coming to England later this summer

Lord's hosted its first international tournament in its biggest year of cricket as the Street Child World Cup final was played this week.

Newham's three teams bounced back from a disappointing start to the 2019 Essex County League season with a hat-trick of wins.

James Bracey scored his maiden one-day century to hand Gloucestershire victory over Essex, but it was in vain as his side exited the Royal London One-Day Cup.

Three years ago this week, an 18-year-old Aaron Beard introduced himself to the Essex cricket public by taking wickets with his fourth and ninth deliveries in the tourist match against Sri Lanka.

Daniel Bell-Drummond hit an unbeaten 120 to help steer Kent to Royal London One-Day Cup victory as Spitfires downed the Essex Eagles by six wickets in Beckenham.

Newham College cricketers enjoyed a special trip to watch Essex play during the Easter break.

Cricket: Essex sunk by Beer

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Will Beer brilliantly shattered his best score for Sussex Sharks to hand his side an nervy Royal London One Day Cup one-wicket win over Essex Eagles.

Essex will look to produce another great comeback to reach the knock-out stages of the Royal London Cup

Essex all-rounder Ravi Bopara was pleased to play his part with bat and ball in their 111-run win over Hampshire in the Royal London One-Day Cup on Sunday.

Ravi Bopara produced an all-round extravaganza to condemn Hampshire to their first defeat in this season's Royal London One-Day Cup while also giving Essex Eagles hope of reaching the knockout stage.

Essex Eagles are searching for a first win in four Royal London One-Day Cup mathces as Hampshire visit the Cloudfm County Ground on Sunday, with Anthony McGrath's side desperate to get back to winning ways.

Essex head coach Anthony McGrath was under no illusions following his side's latest loss in the Royal London One-Day Cup on Friday night.

Azhar Ali and Peter Trego hit chanceless centuries as Somerset maintained their impressive start to the season with a 36-run Royal London One-Day Cup win over Essex under Duckworth-Lewis-Stern at Taunton.

Robbie White should have been looking forward to a gentle game of club cricket this weekend, before packing his coffin for a week on the Isle of Wight with Middlesex seconds.

The Essex Eagles head to Taunton to face Somerset in the Royal London One-Day Cup on Friday and will be looking to get back to winning ways in the competition.


Newham Recorder chats to Sue Price of East Ham, a foster parent who cares for babies through the Newham borough council, about what to expect as a foster carer to infants

Located in the heart of east London, Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) sixth form college is dedicated to helping students aged 16-19 progress into higher education and employment.

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