Barrel Hunt


WEDNESDAY 26TH DECEMBER - STARTING AT 12PM Join us for our legendary Boxing Day barrel hunt. There will be ‘Champion’, ‘Family’ or Junior courses. Registration from 11:00AM Hunt starts at 12:00PM On your return to the Five Bells whether successful or not you will find a warm welcome and a warming surprise to enjoy. Adult £4.50 // Children £3.00 Family (2 Adults & 2 Children) £14.00 All proceeds will be donated to the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance. Thanks to our sponsors for the prizes. Adnams Southwold, Winefantastic, Booker and Tidy Gardens.


Back to back titles and promotions for Twinstead CC!

Saturday saw TCC win the Division Title and gain promotion to Division 3. This is the second year running that they have achieved this! This fabulous club deserves this kind of success with their commitment to the club and their policy of bringing on and training youngsters. Their patience in dealing with a bunch of rank amateurs from the pub deserves a mention too! Here's to many more years of success, long may it endure.

NEW SEASON – Firsts sail to the top of the league in new campaign.

Tiptree Engaine state their title intent with an 8:1 thrashing of Gas Recreation Reserves away.

After another 57 year long preseason, Tiptree Engaine started the new campaign knowing their team, players and with match fitness raring to go. Pomphrett and Runicles set out a 4-3-3 with Goodyear in a roaming role going where he pleased. The gamer started evenly with both teams holding possession for period’s but it was Gas who broke the deadlock first. Quinney made his one comedy error of the season passing across his own box to Gas Firkins who got a shot…

NEW SEASON! – Engaine reserves get off to a winning start!

Balaam grabs a brace as Engaine hit the ground running!

It was a sunny day at Burches Meadow but after seeing that the heavens had opened for two days before, both teams were grateful for some give under their feet after what had been a preseason played on turf that could be mistaken for concrete. Tiptree Engaine started with the same outfit as last time, seeing no reason to change a winning side after their victory against Hatfield Peveral Reserves the week before. The only difference in the starting line-up being Steven Evans in at CB.…

Twinstead Cricket Club – Help & Support Required

 As I write this article we are approaching the final month of the season.  This has been our first season in the Hunts County Bats League Division 4 after winning the Division 5 title and promotion last season.  My expectations this season were to try an be competitive in our new division and try to stay in Division 4 for 2019.  However, I am very happy to report that we currently sit on top of Division 4 by and extremely narrow margin with 3 very tough games remaining.  This is a credit to the fantastic dedication and hard work of…

Strength in Depth!

Shane Goodyear hattrick leads to a 4:2 win against Jobserve Development

Wednesday evening saw Tiptree Engaine 3rds welcome Tiptree Jobserve 3rds to the Meadow for Jordan Barber’s first match of pre-season. Already successful in the Colchester Sunday League with Fifteen Degrees, Jordon wants his 3rds to be a good place for players to develop however also has a core he wants to use to succeed and bring home some trophies this season! Engaine started strongest and scored early on through Jack Perry playing a delicious ball over the top for Goodyear who by all means still…