Saffron Walden Town News

Saffron Walden Town’s 20/14/15 team broke a club record going back to 1982/83 on Saturday afternoon by defeating Downham Town 2-0 and stretching their incredible unbeaten run in the league to 23 matches.

Jamie Solkhon challenges for the ball. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Saffron Walden Town came from behind to beat Stowmarket Town 2-1 at Catons Lane to retake top spot in the Thurlow Nunn First Division.

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Saffron Walden Town fought back from two goals down to earn a draw at Halstead Town on Saturday.

Manager Stuart Wardley. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Saffron Walden Town took a big step towards reclaiming top spot in the Thurlow Nunn First Division by winning the first of their four games in hand over leaders Long Melford.

James Bradbrook, Needham's goalkeeper, had a busy day against Saffron Walden. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Two goals in six minutes saw Saffron Walden Town fight-back to earn a point at home against Needham Market Reserves in the Thurlow Nunn First Diivsion.

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Saffron Walden extended their winning run in London Two North East to four with a three-point victory away at strugglers Basildon.

Adam Miles in action against Holt earlier in the season. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Saffron Walden kept a potential promotion push alive with their third straight win on Saturday, a 17-15 triumph at Old Cooperians.

Tom Price's two penalties were enough to see Saffron Walden past Enfield Ignatians. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Full-back Tom Price only kicked two penalties, which amounted to Saffron Walden’s entire output, but it was enough to beat Enfield Ignatians 6-5 in London Two North East.

Ian McKernan and Graham Marshall from SWRFC receive the defibrillator from Ian Mercer and Jason Thomson of Saffron Walden Round Table.

Medical equipment which can save the lives of people suffering a cardiac arrest has now been installed at Saffron Walden Rugby Football Club thanks to the generosity of the town’s Round Table.

Tom Price kicks a conversion. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Saffron Walden are just four points off London 2NE leaders Chelmsford after picking up their third consecutive win on Saturday.

Other Sport News

Saffron Walden’s Daniel Thomas might be one of the newest faces in England’s Learning Disabilities cricket team, but head coach Derek Morgan insists this won’t stop him throwing him in at the deep end Down Under.

Michael Buchallet and Douglas Bowen

Michael Buchallet and Douglas Bowen both finished in the top three in their age group at the Anglian Water Sprint Duathlon.

Seventeen football coaches in Saffron Walden earned their FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football on Sunday

Young footballers in Saffron Walden will benefit after 17 people - 13 from Spartak 78 YSC and four from PSG FC - defied the wind and rain at Herbert’s Farm to successfully complete the FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football.

Walden Ladies are through to the Essex FA Trophy final.

Walden Ladies booked an Essex FA Trophy final date with Eastern Avenue after demolishing Wickford 5-1 in their last four clash.

Katherine Langridge celebrates her goal with Stef Mayle. Picture: Jamie Pluck

Indiscipline nearly cost Saffron Walden dearly against Canterbury 2nds but they just edged three points that moves them closer to safety in the East League Premier.

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