Season 1985-86

Last Updated: 29 June 2016

Final League Tables

Cup Final Results


Success for Essex Police

After missing out on the Senior Division title last season, Essex Police were crowned champions beating runners up Bishops Stortford Swifts by three points.

Cossor Sports won promotion into the top division winning Division Two by six points from Old Chelmsfordians.

In the Senior Division Cup there was a local derby when Rayleigh Athletic took on Rayleigh Town. This was Athletics first season in the league and as happened the previous season it was the second division side that ran out surprise winners 2 – 1 over Rayleigh Town.

Herongate Athletic won Reserve Division one when they finished three points clear of Rayleigh Town

Cossors Reserves ompleted the Reserve double when they beat Springfield by a solitary goal in the Reserve Cup final and also gained promotion from Reserve Division Two.

The Representative side had a mixed and busy season playing eight games and winning three, losing three and drawing two including one against an Essex County XI which included several players from our own league

Tailpiece
This season proved yet another difficult one for the Fixtures Secretary who still had 200 matches to arrange after bad weather in both February and March.