Saffron Walden Town News

Martin Johnson (right)

Chairman Martin Johnson says he was ‘proud’ of Saffron Walden Town Football Club’s achievements during his tenure at the club following his resignation at the Bloods’ annual general meeting last Wednesday night.

The FA Cup

Saffron Walden Town will host Thurlow Nunn Premier Division rivals Mildenhall Town in the FA Cup extra preliminary round following the draw this morning (Friday).

Spike Bell. Picture: Jamie Pluck

After finishing eighth on their return to the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division this season, Saffron Walden Town dished out some worthy awards at the club’s annual presentation evening on Saturday.

Saffron Walden Town U18s win the Colchester Open Cup

Saffron Walden Town U18s finished their season on a high by beating Lawford Junior Blues 3-2 to lift the Colchester Open Cup at Wivenhoe Town FC.

Saffron Walden Town manager Stuart Wardley

Stuart Wardley was left toasting a fine Thurlow Nunn Premier Division turnaround and he hopes to use newly crowned Premier League champions Leicester City as inspiration in a quest for promotion next season.

Other Sport News

Joe Barrs bowls for Walden

Promotion-chasing Saffron Walden bounced back from a six-wicket Tucker Gardner Division One defeat to Godmanchester to beat Waresley at Anglo American Playing Fields on Saturday.

Saffron Walden GC complete hat-rick of CAGU Division One titles

Saffron Walden Golf Club has completed a hat-trick of scratch league titles for the first time in its near 100 year history.

Saffron Striders with town mayor David Roach

Despite the heat, Saffron Striders picked up several trophies on Sunday in two locations.

Josh Down. Picture by Jamie Pluck.

Giles Ecclestone’s half century came in vain as Saffron Walden were beaten by six wickets by Godmanchester.

Saffron Walden CC
George Peasgood

Debden Green’s George Peasgood has been selected as part of the Great Britain Paralympic Squad to take part in the inaugural paratriathlon

event in Rio on September 10.

Rugby News

Saffron Walden Rugby Club
Solo Baleisolomone

Saffron Walden Rugby Club have announced the addition of Solo Baleisolomone to the senior coaching team for the 2016-17 season.

Adam Miles, Mark Kimberley and Vilimoni Devuto celebrate a try

Newly promoted Saffron Walden RFC will host fellow promoted outfit Sudbury in their opening 2016/17 London One North game on Saturday, September 3.

Adam Miles attempts to hold off his man

Danny Hunter’s Saffron Walden ended their title-winning campaign with another Henham victory, this time over a battling Holt side.

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