December 19 2014 Latest news:
A milestone in the building of a new ground for Essex County Cricket Club was celebrated by club officials, players and guests.
Top England cricket stars were among a host of Essex County Cricket Club favourites who visited sick children at Broomfield Hospital.
Suffolk will face Lincolnshire in both their opening Unicorns Minor Counties Championship fixture of the season and in their inaugural Unicorns T20 Competition match.
Essex head coach Paul Grayson says cricketers know the potential dangers facing them during a game, and does not believe there will be a knee-jerk reaction, with regards to safety, following the death of Australia’s Phil Hughes.
Australian test batsman Phil Hughes has died in a Sydney hospital, two days after being struck in the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match. He was 25.