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Saffron Walden Golf Club’s scratch team retained the CAGU Division 1 scratch league this season.

Valerie Mitchell and Ronnie Rip - Castle Hill Tennis Club 2015 Veterans champions

The end of season tournament held at Castle Hill Tennis Club on Sunday was an outstanding success with strong attendance and excellent weather.

Kate Robinson

Kate Robinson has been selected to play hockey for England U18s Girls at the Sainsbury’s National School Games in Manchester.

Ben Maher on Diva II

Equestrian star Ben Maher played a key role in helping GB’s showjumpers qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games where they will defend their team title from London 2012.

Matthew Gouldstone and Joe Barrs. Picture by Jamie Pluck

Bottom of the table Saffron Walden fell to a six-wicket loss at home to Burwell on Saturday in the East Anglian Premier League.

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Saffron Walden Town News

Saffron Walden Town U18s hit double figures at home to Lakeside Corinthians to advance in the Essex FA U18 Pelly Cup.

Matt Snelling. Picture by Jamie Pluck

Saffron Walden Town claimed a point from an entertaining goalless draw at Godmanchester Rovers in the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division.

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Spike Bell. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Saffron Walden Town lost a five-goal thriller going down 3-2 to Ilford at the Cricklefield Stadium in the Essex Senior Cup second round.

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Craig Calver. Picture by Jamie Pluck

Following their 3-0 away win at Long Melford the previous week, the Bloods produced another hard-working performance to record an impressive 2-1 away win against former Thurlow Nunn Premier Division champions Hadleigh United on Saturday.

Matt Snelling runs with the ball.

Saffron Walden Town gained their first Thurlow Nunn League victory of the season with an emphatic 3-0 win away to Long Melford.

Rugby News

There was a tough day at the office for Saffron Walden as they lost 52-31 on Saturday away to Diss who no doubt will be one of the strongest sides in the league this year.

Mascot Ollie Langton walks out with the Japan team.  Photo by Richard Heathcote - World Rugby via Getty Images

Saffron Walden’s Ollie Langton admits he will never forget his moment in the spotlight after getting the chance to run out as one of Land Rover’s Rugby World Cup 2015 official mascots.

Saffron Walden RFC v Ipswich

Saffron Walden Rugby Club notched up eight tries to seal a well-deserved win over rivals Ipswich and climb to the top of the London Two North East table after two games.

Tom Hughes. Picture by Jamie Pluck.

The pre-season campaign continued for Saffron Walden RFC with a 19-10 home victory over old rivals Enfield on Saturday.

Mark Kimberley. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Following a couple of last minute change of plans, Saffron Walden RFC were pleased to receive an invitation to travel up to Peterborough RFC for a Friday evening game.

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