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Following the success of the Take a Friend Fishing initiative in early July, the Environment Agency, Angling Trust and Angling Trades Association have combined to extend the campaign.

Aythorpe Roding and Terling had another good workout at the weekend after meeting in a pair of matches.

One member of Grange Farm & Dunmow Runners was keeping themselves busy over the past week.

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre is set to reopen today as coronavirus measures ease, but the indoor swimming pool is closed until September or longer, sparking community woes.

High Roding earned local bragging rights over Aythorpe Roding as recreational cricket returned last weekend.

Packed playing calendars and the onset of social distancing means England’s World Cup winning squad are unable to toast the anniversary of last year’s unforgettable Lord’s victory in person, but captain Eoin Morgan plans to get the gang back together sooner rather than later.

Golf, like most sports, has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic this year.

Recreational cricket is set to resume next weekend after Prime Minister Boris Johnson appeared to back-track on his earlier claim that issues surrounding communal teas and dressing rooms made the sport unsafe.

Three members of Grange Farm & Dunmow Runners took part in the Phoenix Running P24 event at the weekend.

While the quickening of the return from lockdown will see concert venues, restaurants, pubs and other places re-open to the public, Boris Johnson has said cricket remains a no go due to the ball being “a natural vector of disease”.

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