Takeley bounced back from their FA Cup exit at Bostik League side Bowers to book a place in the next round of the FA Vase with a 4-3 win at Brantham Athletic.
Flitch United made it two wins in two in the Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Premier Division with success against Witham United.
Dunmow Rhodes won an eight-goal thriller with Notley FC in their Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Division One opener at High Easter.
Flitch United got their Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Premier Division season off to a good start with a 2-0 win against Shalford FC.
Takeley edged out local rivals Stansted in their FA Cup preliminary round tie at Bishop’s Stortford.
Dunmow Atlantis SC began the new season with their club championships and presentation evening, with Essex ASA presiden Steve Turner as special guest.
Dunmow Kyokushinkai Karate Club’s Chloe Slocombe won gold for England at the Severn Challenge Cup of Europe in Wales at the weekend.
Dunmow Atlantis saw three of their young swimmers compete at the National Championships at Ponds Forge in Sheffield.
Grange Farm & Dunmow Runners were out in force at the annual Essex Way Relay on Sunday.
Great Dunmow’s Alfie Madigan won a bronze medal at the Wadokai All Nations Championships recently.
Dunmow Kyokushinkai Karate Club’s Chloe Slocombe has been selected to represent England at a national tournament this weekend.
Dunmow Tennis Club’s Paige Bott celebrated three wins on the hallowed turf of Wimbledon at the National 14 & Under Challenge finnals last week.
High Roding Cricket Club youngsters received awards from former Essex and England captain Graham Gooch at their annual colts presentation evening.
Aythorpe Roding ended the T-Rippon Mid-Essex League Premier Division season on a winning note against Rainham to finish third in the final table in their first year back in the top flight.