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Council oppose Essex decision to scrap Southend festival

Essex’s decision to end 105 years of tradition by scrapping the Southend Festival has met with criticism from the town’s authorities. The county’s general committee decided to draw stumps on the Garon Park venue with the traditional five days of … Continue reading

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Cook in form but Essex lose tour opener

  Alastair Cook hit a fine half-century but Essex did not enjoy the best of starts on their pre-season tour to Barbados, losing to Hampshire by four wickets in a 40-over match. Essex made 213 for 8 with England opening … Continue reading

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Fixture report to be sent to counties

Counties are to receive during the next couple of weeks a report commissioned by the ECB to look at the future fixture scheduling of the domestic game for 2012 and beyond. Coaches, players and a number of key county personnel … Continue reading

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