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  1. The Big Dady


    What an unusual statement Mark Warburton says he has not stood down as Rangers manager, despite a club statement that they have accepted the resignation of him and his staff. Rangers announced on Twitter that Warburton, assistant David Weir and head of recruitment, Frank McParland were leaving...
  2. southend4ever

    Cricket Clubs - Southend Side of the Weir

    Which local cricket club would you recommend joining in the 'Southend' area? I'm looking for a competitive club heading in the upwards direction to play some 1st team cricket (ideally).
  3. 2015-16 Season Preview - Burton Albion

    Burton Albion Full Name: Burton Albion Football Club Founded: 1950 Nicknames: The Brewers Ground: The Pirelli Stadium Manager: Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 2014-15 Season: SkyBet League Two - 1st - Champions We've Met Before First Time: 11th December 2010 - Burton 3-1 Southend - NPower League Two...
  4. The Watermill Wino

    Zone Update TZ To WEMBLEY Bookings. You can use the Zone Paypal.

    The TZ Travel service to Wembley. Kick off 5-30 pm Sat 23 May 2015 Prices set at£15 per seat Adult. £10Under 16s You can pay by Pay Pal on Shrimper zone via this link. http://www.shrimperzone.com/vb/showt...he-Zone-Paypal TRAVEL STATUS: Seats available Our usual high class service as...
  5. The Watermill Wino

    TZ Thanks you, Morecambe.

    TZ Family. Thank you for all your support over the last few weeks which have been trying at times to say the least for the Wino home, your kind words and support are really touching xx. Thanks to Del, Ken & Fran, Trevor, Kerry, Rich,David and Carol, Allan, Joe and of course shrimperzone gang...
  6. Pre-Match Thread Burton Albion v Southend United

    On the Burton site , their midfielder Weir has said the following : When asked what he knows about tomorrow’s opponents, Weir said “Obviously we had them in the play-offs last year and we have played them this year.” He added "You know they are physical and the want to mix it up so its going...
  7. Annoying opponents 11

    Was thinking about who really irked me last season and I nearly have an 11 of conners, divers, gobshites, timewasters and generally really annoying individuals. Leaving a few gaps in case anyone wants to add anyone. So here is my rogue's 11 (minus a few) including manager and ref - I have...
  8. zelx77

    BBC Match preview is in "blood and thunder on Saturdaty!"

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/23474954 Brown: "It will be blood and thunder on Saturday, everybody fighting for every inch" - thats what I like to hear! John Sheridan applying himself against me - just sounds weird
  9. The Watermill Wino

    Travel to Brentford FA CUP Replay: Details

    The TZ Travel service to Brentford Kick off 7-45pm TUESDAY 15th Jan 2013 Prices set at ONLY £10 per seat. SEAT AVAILABILITY: SEATS AVAILABLE Our usual high class service as always. It's easy T-Ze to book a seat and you can either PM me here on ShrimperZone...
  10. Shrimper in need

    Hi Everyone, Slim, short in the leg man with a GSOH seeking amiable.... only kidding. Seriously, I'm looking for a ride up to the Bury game if anyone has any spare seats going? I'm off to Manchester after the game, so wouldn't need a life back. Obviously, happy to pay a share of the petrol. I...
  11. Jam_Man

    Travel Warning for tonight

    There's a thread in the Pub where I moan about this but thought Id remind people of the issues with the roads. The Sadlers Farm roadworks is causing a 30 minute delay on the A13 at around 6-30pm, although Im sure this eases off after 7pm. This has been having a knock on effect on the A127...

    Breaking News Minibus to Preston

    With apologies to TZ and the trust , i'm not trying to pinch trade but our minibus to Preston is a little undersubscribed so if anyone fancies the trip but not the drive then PM me. £20 adults £15 kids we aim to leave Rayleigh Weir about 8:30am Up the Blues Lee
  13. GNH

    Breaking News Possible travel chaos for tonight

    Just got back from work and the A127 has just been closed London bound just before Rayleigh Weir. The traffic is being diverted off at Progress road so police are stopping all Southend bound traffic for 2 changes of lights to clear the London bound backlog. All surrounding routes are carnage so...
  14. DTS

    Question Speed cameras on a127

    Morning all. Doing some business thus morning in hawkwell. Was on the A127 just after the turning for the a130 but before the weir when I went through one of those yellow hovering type fixed cameras with the White markings on the floor. It's a 50 and I was close on 70. Anyone know if that us a...
  15. Thorpe Groyney

    Just Another Afternoon At The Match

    Today was a rare opportunity for me. With local non-league football and my lad's training wiped out by waterlogged conditions, resulting in the radio show I would have been doing to cover it all also biting the dust, popping along to the Hall became an unexpectedly pleasant compensation...
  16. Ref Watch Hull

    Tonight's referee is Neil Swarbrick from Preston. An experienced official who has made good progress over his four years on the National List and he is one of a few League referees who would be trusted to referee a match involving a Premiership club. Don't expect any favours as in this situation...
  17. Tilly N Brush

    Jay Smith

    has been released from notts county, along with team mate spencer weir daley. http://www.skysports.com/story/0,19528,12875_4852743,00.html
  18. Smiffy

    Trueblue and Adam Barrett

    I am hearing reports that Trueblue has spotted Adam Barrett in the Harvester at Rayleigh Weir. He has only gone and offered him a steak meal!... More later when I get it.
  19. ian_the_girth

    Average speed cameras A127

    not sure if this has been talked about already ? on my way to work this moring, along the A127 between rayleigh weir & st michaels drive / daws heath road. theres now an average speed camera system for both directions. i drove up as far as brentwood this moring & back to southend tonight...
  20. Interpol Shrimper

    Essex Police last Sat

    Anybody seen this? Not seen it mentioned (if it has, please ignore)