A sculpture of 40,000 tiny terracotta figures by Sir Antony Gormley is on display – with the Angel Of The North sculptor calling it a “call to conscience”.
Coventry manager Mark Robins was delighted to see his side move into the FA Cup second round – and notch their first away win of the season – with a 2-0 success at Colchester.
Former FA Cup winners Coventry made comfortable progress into the second round of this season’s competition after a 2-0 victory at Colchester.
Colchester will hope to have forward Luke Norris available when they look to cause another upset in the FA Cup first round against Coventry.
A 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a car struck a pub in Essex.
In-form Colchester overcame the fatigue of their midweek Carabao Cup exertions to pull off a deserved 3-2 win at Mansfield Town which delighted boss John McGreal.
Two goals in nine minutes late in the game saw in-form Colchester United win 3-2 at Mansfield.
Mansfield look set to be without injured captain Krystian Pearce for the visit of Colchester.
Pep Guardiola claimed it was too early to start thinking about winning the Carabao Cup for a third successive year, but his side showed few signs of weakness as they brushed aside Southampton 3-1 to reach the quarter-finals.
Colchester boss John McGreal described his side as “cool, calm and collected” after they advanced into the quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup for the second time in the club’s history and first since 1974.
Colchester came from behind to clinch a place in the quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup for only the second time with a 3-1 win at League Two rivals Crawley.
Crawley must bounce back from a poor display against Swindon if they are to extend their Carabao Cup run with victory over Colchester.
John McGreal was delighted with the character his Colchester side showed after they recovered from the shock of conceding early to beat high-flying Newport 3-1.
Colchester came from behind to claim an impressive 3-1 victory over high-flying Newport and end the visitors’ six-match unbeaten league run.
Colchester boss John McGreal could continue to rotate his squad as they look for their first victory in four games against fifth-placed Newport.
Will Jaaskelainen used his bottle to ensure Crewe’s unbeaten run extended to seven games in a 0-0 draw with Colchester.
Frank Nouble missed a stoppage-time penalty as Colchester wasted the chance to end Sky Bet League Two leaders Crewe’s unbeaten run which now stretches to seven league games after a goalless draw at Gresty Road.
Daniel Powell could miss out for Sky Bet League Two table-toppers Crewe when they host Colchester on Tuesday.
Morecambe manager Jim Bentley was proud of his players after they won 1-0 at Colchester to move off the bottom of League Two.
Lowly Morecambe claimed their first win since August after claiming a hard-earned 1-0 victory at Colchester.
Luke Gambin and Brandon Comley are set to return for Colchester for their Sky Bet League Two clash with Morecambe on Saturday.
Crawley head coach Gabriele Cioffi felt his side were “back on track” after they recovered from going a goal behind to defeat Colchester 2-1 at the Broadfield Stadium.
Second-half goals from Reece Grego-Cox and Mason Bloomfield gave Crawley their first win in five league games with a 2-1 home victory over Colchester.
Crawley defender David Sesay misses the visit of Colchester as he serves a one-match suspension after accruing five bookings this season.
Detectives investigating the killings of three men in Colchester believe that a “sharp, pointed weapon” was used.
Colchcester head coach John McGreal believes his side’s second-half recovery in their 3-1 win over bottom club Stevenage shows the belief that currently exists within the squad.
Colchester came from behind to beat bottom club Stevenage 3-1 and extend their unbeaten Sky Bet League Two run to four matches.
Labour’s general election manifesto will be written “from the grassroots up”, John McDonnell said as he kicked off a UK-wide pre-poll campaign tour in Essex.
Colchester could have Ryan Jackson back from a hamstring injury for their Sky Bet League Two clash with Stevenage on Saturday.
Macclesfield manager Daryl McMahon said his side were denied a much-needed win by referee Chris Pollard in their 1-1 draw with Colchester on Saturday.