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  1. Volunteer Wanted ---- from those who donated to the Adam Barrett Montage

    Anyone who donated to the Adam Barrett Montage ----- we are looking for someone local-ish to Southend to present Adam with his framed montage, at a time and a place to be agreed with the man himself. As I now reside in the People's Republic of West Yorkshire and Cricko is a shy boy we need...
  2. Cricko

    Zone Auction 2 tickets to the Sponsor's Evening with our sponsored player Ben Coker

    Billericay Blue, the winner of this prize in the Player Sponsorship thread has no real interest in attending, so has asked us to auction this prize off to raise some money for charity. So get your bids in if you are interested in this. Whoever wins, the money you pay will be donated back to the...
  3. Adam Barrett

    Just seen this: CRYSTAL Palace boss George Burley is set to wrap up his second transfer of the summer tomorrow - with the capture of former Southend United defender Adam Barrett. The South London Press understands that the 30-year-old centre-back has agreed terms on a move to Selhurst Park and a...
  4. Shrimperstrust

    Shrimpers Trust News Moody Blues - Alan Moody Fundraiser - A Message From Alan

    Alan has sent the following message to all involved in the Moody Blues Fundraising Campaign including those that donated to the cause or bid on the various auctions. "I would like to say a huge thank you to everybody involved in organising the tribute, and to all those who donated. I am...
  5. Shrimperstrust

    Moody Blues - Alan Moody Fundraiser - Cheque Presentation

    The culmination of the Moody Blues campaign saw Alan, and his daughter Claire, visiting Roots Hall on Saturday. They had a wonderful time, Alan being joined on the day by old team mates Tony Hadley, Paul Clark, John Walker, Ron Poutney, Frankie Banks and Warren May, plus seeing for the first...
  6. Suffolk Shrimper In Dorset

    Moody Blues - Alan's visit today

    Ok, it was 0-0, and we've seen better games (tho there were certainly some plus points), but sometimes match day can be more than just about the 90 minutes of football. Alan traveled down from his native North East yesterday with his daughter Claire, and today made an emotional return to The...
  7. Shrimperstrust

    Shrimpers Trust News Moody Blues - Limited Edition Print Signed By Alan Up For Auction

    As part of the fundraising activities to raise money towards the cost of a specially adapted car to meet Alan's needs we are auctioning a limited edition print - which will be signed by Alan on the 2nd September when he visits Roots Hall. We would like to thank Joe Sims the artist for preparing...
  8. Suffolk Shrimper In Dorset

    Messages to Alan Moody

    Dear All, There have been many best wishes messages to Alan on various threads and some folk when donating online via the Shrimpers Trust site have requested to leave a message. So we thought we'd give everyone a chance to say a quick word on this thread, I'll then collate them, type them up...
  9. Shrimperstrust

    Shrimpers Trust News Moody Blues - Alan Moody Fundraiser - Adam Barrett Boot Auction

    As part of the fundraising activities to raise money towards the cost of a specially adapted car to meet Alan's needs we are auctioning a pair of Signed Adam Barrett's Football Boots. The boots have been donated by long-time SUFC Supporter Andy Ward and we would like to thank him for his...
  10. OldBlueLady

    2016/17 Shirt for Auction

    Being offered for auction here with the full permission of the soon-to-be-heading-oop-north mcnasty, is this 2016/17 signed SUFC shirt. This shirt has been donated to Tom Leggett - remember him? The Colchester fan who stole our hearts with his run from the Weston Homes stadium to our very own...
  11. Adam Barrett Flag

    Executive decision has been made that when we present AB with the photo montage we will, at the same time, give him his flag as well. We will be doing this locally, venue to be arranged, and the people who donated will be welcome to attend the evening and sign the flag with a message. ----...
  12. Adam Barrett Banner

    I understand this is with a member of TBV, it would be great to see it at games. I understand that a number of kind people donated funds to the zone to ensure it was created so I would guess they would like to see it more often
  13. Shrimperstrust

    Event Race Night - Saturday 5th March 2015 - In Aid of Alzheimer's Research and the Trust

    The Trust will be holding a Race Night on Saturday 5th March 2016 in the Shrimpers Bar, Roots Hall, first Race at 7.30 pm. With 8 Horse/Dog Races and novelty race if times allow, this is a great event for all the family, with Cash Prizes for each race plus chances to win Bottles of Wine...
  14. Shrimperstrust

    Once Upon A Time In Malta

    In 1955 Harry Warren Southend United's manager at the time together with a passionate supporter Peter Coombes (stationed in Malta) arranged for our club to play in a Pre-Season Tournament at the historic Empire Stadium against the top three Maltese teams (from 1954/55 season), namely Floriana...
  15. Cricko

    Zone Auction Ben Coker Sponsorship 2014/15 Draw

    Billericay Blue won this prize fair and square when we had the raffle, but kindly donated it back to The Zone to sort out. This will be on the Tuesday May the 5th 2 places at the End of Season Dinner with your sponsored player and all the other players in attendance at The Rendezvous Casino...
  16. Signed Southend United shirt 2014/15

    Hi Everyone I am selling a donated Signed Southend United Large size shirt! This has been donated so we can help fund a bucket list for a 32 year old friend who has recently been diagnosed with terminal cancer and is not expected to last beyond this xmas! My mate Gemma also has a 20 month old...
  17. Fundraising for Simon Dobbin, incl SUFC Statement page 3

    Fellow Shrimpers, The man injured in the outbreak of violence on Saturday is still in a coma in hospital. However, there is a fundraising page which has been set up at: http://www.youcaring.com/emergency-fundraiser/help-support-the-family-and-simon-himself-/326399 Can I ask as many of you who...
  18. Signed Southend United shirt 2014/15

    ​Hi Everyone I have a very close friend who got diagnosed with terminal cancer 3 weeks ago, shes 32 with an 18 month baby boy. Gemma is not expected to last until Christmas so I have been relentlessly fundraising to help fund a bucket list before we lose her. Rendezvous casino has...
  19. steveo

    Break the silence 3: Bill Gates is named world's richest person

    Good luck to hoim. The bloke who bought desktop computing to millions is again the worlds richest man. Has donated a reported £30 Billion, yes billion dollars to charity via the Bill Gates foundation. Don't see so many of those Micro$oft posts anymore. Top bloke, good luck to him.
  20. Cricko

    Zone Update Player Sponsorship night invite.

    BILLERICAY BLUE who won: The 2 places at the end of season dinner with your sponsored player Ben Coker and other players in attendance at Roots Hall has kindly donated this back to the Zone but would like it to go to a good cause. If you know of any child with a disability in some way and maybe...