RUGBY TOWN: Quiet festive break

Aylesbury's pitch on Boxing Day
Aylesbury's pitch on Boxing Day

Three games lost to weather, but chance for New Year points

Waterlogged pitches cost Rugby Town their games against Ashford on December 22, Aylesbury on Boxing Day and Biggleswade on Saturday.

Tomorrow (Tuesday, New Year’s Day) they are due to host local rivals Daventry.

Having led the table going into the Christmas period, Valley (44 points, 20 games, +16) are now third, overtaken by Godalming (45 points, 19 games) and Royston (44 points, 22 games, +17).

More in this week’s paper, out Thursday, January 3.