Colchester United have completed the loan signings of Ben Tozer and Blair Turgott.
23-year-old defender Tozer joins from League Two Northampton Town, and will stay with the U's until 4 January.
Meanwhile, winger Turgott has put pen to paper on a temporary deal from West Ham United and will join up with former Hammers' Freddie Sears and Dominic Vose in Essex.
Both players are in line to make their debuts for Colchester in this weekend's visit to Tranmere Rovers.
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