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A multi-million-pound nationwide plan has been launched to help “unlock the power of football pitches in England” and allow more people to play the game as well as “improving their physical and mental health, empowering young people and strengthening communities”.

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

It may be worrying times for many grassroots sports but the East Region Hockey Association has bucked the trend by announcing a new title sponsor for its league.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

Many found their normal routine on Remembrance Sunday disrupted this year but one runner from Saffron Striders was still able to take in a number of war memorials – and raise money for charity.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020

The RFU has opted to cancel all competitive rugby for the season outside of the top two leagues for men and the Premier 15s for women.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Saffron Walden Town continued their unwanted record of losing narrowly after going down 1-0 away to promotion-chasing Walthamstow.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The clocks going back may have meant an extra hour in bed for most but some from Saffron Striders opted to use those 60 minutes to run slightly further than normal.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Saffron Walden Town went through the full spectrum of emotions after two very different games in the Essex Senior League.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Saffron Striders were out in force at the weekend, taking part in both virtual and real races.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

There was six of the best for Saffron Walden PSG U14 Girls Blacks as they enjoyed a good trip to Newmarket Town.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

There have been double celebrations for Swan Netball as not only has full training returned after the lockdown but head coach Julia Kay has taken up a post with Superleague outfit Saracens Mavericks.

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Monday, September 21, 2020

Saffron Walden Town bowed out of the FA Vase on penalties after an enthralling 3-3 draw with Whitton United.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Saffron Walden PSG U10 girls carried on their learning curve with a friendly at Trumpington.

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Sunday, September 13, 2020

Saffron Walden Town boss Jason Maher says they just need a win to kick start their season after being knocked out of the FA Cup at Welwyn Garden City.

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Saturday, September 12, 2020

Welwyn Garden City got rid of an unwanted monkey on their back with a 2-0 victory over Saffron Walden Town in the FA Cup at Herns Lane.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Saffron Walden Town head into the FA Cup preliminary round still searching for a first success in the new Essex Senior League.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

After having their games and training abruptly halted back in March when lockdown started, Saffron Walden were delighted to see the resumption of junior rugby once more.

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

Wendens Ambo Mini Rugby Club are raring to go ahead of their new season.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

A match-winning effort by Lewis Francis sent Saffron Walden Town through to the next round of the FA Cup with a 4-2 victory over Little Oakley.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

There was joy for two Saffron Walden golfers as Cambridgeshire retained the Rhea Trophy.

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Saffron Walden fell to defeat in their latest East Anglian Premier League South contest – losing by 32 runs at Sawston & Babraham.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Fans will be allowed back into non-league football grounds from this weekend – providing they stay below a maximum capacity.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

There are a couple of nearby games and derbies to come out of the draw for the extra preliminary round of the FA Cup.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Non-league football could be delayed further – as the government delay a decision to let fans in.

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Monday, August 17, 2020

Saffron Walden Town will welcome fans back into the clubhouse even though pre-season friendlies remain behind closed doors.

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Plans for grassroots rugby clubs to return to competitive action have been released by the RFU – although all are dependent on reaching the final stage of the return to rugby roadmap.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

While the quickening of the return from lockdown will see concert venues, restaurants, pubs and other places re-open to the public, Boris Johnson has said cricket remains a no go due to the ball being “a natural vector of disease”.

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

The RFU are determined not to rush the return of competitive rugby even if other sports or other countries get there first.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

It may come as a surprise to some but bowls has become the next sport to reopen their doors – albeit with a number of restrictions.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

The chief executive officer of England Golf has declared it “fantastic” to see golfers return to the fairways across England.

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Non-league clubs have been given a potential financial lifeline to help protect and renew one of their most valuable commodities – their grass pitch.

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