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Rocks return - for Connor Witherspoon

Connor Witherspoon returns to East Thurrock United...a month after leaving for Maldon & Tiptree

Gemma Holloway

Gemma leaves it late to win a gold medal at her last English Schools Championships

Katie Head and William Adeyeye

William Edwards School kids hit gold at the English Schools Athletics Championships

Little Thurrock Dynamos

Little Thurrock Dynamos lift festival trophy

Thurrock boss Mark Stimson with new signings Phil Anderson and Ben Glasgow

Stimson happy as his Thurrock squad starts to take shape

Matt McCarthy

Matt McCarthy ready to step up to the next level after best performance of his career

Khai Riley La-Borde competing at the British Championships

Khai Riley-La Borde aiming for a medal at the European Under-23 Championships

Staying put – Jay Leader, left, has rejected a move to Concord

Jay Leader: Why I said no to Concord Rangers to stay at Grays Athletic

Happy with his debut - Nicolas Hamilton

Nicolas Hamilton makes history after British Touring Car Championship bow

Serial slotter - Sam Higgins

Star striker Sam Higgins ready to carry the burden after he is handed East Thurrock United captaincy

Thurrock retain Essex Charity Sevens tournament

Thurrock retain Essex Charity Sevens tournament

Stanford star - Hayley McLean

Hurdler Hayley McLean feeling sharp again after bronze medal display at national championships

n Tough mum! Nina Hughes celebrates her comeback with with son Leo

Former Great Britain boxing star Nina Hughes wins on return to ring

Boss - John Coventry

East Thurrock United manager scraps reserves as he back young guns to make step up

Another win – for Liam Desmond

Corringham's Liam Desmond remain unbeaten after latest bout

Dip – Michael Shortall

Depleted Thurrock Harriers battle on to claim third-place in Southern Athletics League meeting

Connor Witherspoon – has moved from Rocks to Maldon & Tiptree    PIC: FRANK REID

Connor Witherspoon: Why I left East Thurrock United for Maldon & Tiptree

Leading the way – Mikkel Bech in action against Wolverhampton Wolves on Monday night             Picture: ROB NEWELL/TGS PHOTOS

Lakeside Hammers back on track after double win

On the offensive – Tey Lynn-Jones (black shorts)

Tey Lynn-Jones beats Tommy Marcon in Queensbury Boxing League debut

Katie Head produced biggest hammer throw for her age group with superb BP

Katie Head produces biggest hammer throw for her age group with superb PB

What a season – the Aveley Under-15 team won their league in style

Aveley under-15s win league title

Star performers – the Biggin Hill medallists with their coaches, sensei Densign White and sensei Lurie Burazer

Grays judo club takes fine medal haul in meetings

Grays Athletic boss Mark Bentley frustrated as he aims to tie down star names

Grays Athletic boss Mark Bentley frustrated as he aims to tie down star names

Great run - for Khai Riley La-Borde

Riley La-Borde clocks PB in 110m to make him fourth fastest in under-23 group in the UK

Kris Newby - a new, but familiar, face at Rookery Hill

East Thurrock United boss John Coventry excited by new faces

Jody Brown - new Concord Rangers assistant manager

Former Grays Athletic boss Jody Brown admits regret over departure

Glen Little - back in his Reading days

Former Premier League star Glen Little is Grays Athletic number two

Number two - Glen Little, centre (in black), alongside Mark Bentley    PIC: PETER JACKSON

Grays Athletic appoint Glen Little as assistant manager

Former boss - Andy King

Former Grays Athletic boss Andy King dies aged 58

Left - Tom Stephen has left East Thurrock

East Thurrock United and Grays Athletic lose key players to Concord Rangers

Staying - Sam Higgins    PIC: FRANK REID

East Thurrock United tie down star names ahead of next season

Grays Athletic under-21s final at Maidstone United postponed after players clash

Grays Athletic under-21s final against Maidstone United postponed after players clash

Ryman League One play-off final: Brentwood Town vs Thurrock

Ryman League One play-off final: Brentwood Town vs Thurrock

Thurrock thrashed at Brentwood Town in Ryman One North play-off final

Thurrock thrashed at Brentwood Town in Ryman One North play-off final

Into the final - Thurrock beat Harlow

Thurrock into Ryman One North play-off final after edging out Harlow Town in seven-goal classic

Can Ross Wall fire Fleet into the final?

PLAY-OFFS LIVE: Harlow Town vs Thurrock

Goal king - Sam Higgins has contributed 44 goals this season

Season review: East Thurrock United - cup runs, league struggles and looking ahead

Defeat - for John Coventry and East Thurrock United

East Thurrock United go down to Maidstone United machine

Joao Carlos - scored Grays' second goal

Grays Athletic narrowly miss out on play-offs after fine win at Kingstonian

Mark Stimson - Eyes on the play-offs

Thurrock to play Harlow Town in play-offs after Brightlingsea Regent defeat

Corner - Aveley attack from a set-piece      PIC: SUSAN WATTS

Liam Nash brace helps Aveley down former club Great Wakering Rovers

Tilbury boss - Gary Henty

Tilbury grab last-gasp equaliser against relegated Barkingside

Gary Henty - defeated

Tilbury walloped by resurgent Cray Wanderers

Manager - Mark Bentley

Grays Athletic in with a shot at play-offs after Hendon stalemate

Winner - Aveley's Justin Gardner

Aveley claim superb win at Wroxham

Thurrock secure play-off spot after crushing Waltham Abbey win

Thurrock secure play-off spot after crushing Waltham Abbey win

Sam Higgins - another goal from the spot    PIC: FRANK REID

East Thurrock United's late penalty pegs back Enfield Town

Grays Athletic prepare for the cup final

Ryman League Cup final LIVE: Grays Athletic vs Hendon

Vocal manager - Mark Bentley

Mark Bentley issues Grays Athletic rallying cry after Ryman League Cup final defeat

Beaten manager - Mark Bentley

Grays Athletic beaten in Ryman League Cup final

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