RUGBY: Lions celebrate winning division with three games to go

Rugby Lions celebrate - picture by Phil Wenlock
Rugby Lions celebrate - picture by Phil Wenlock

Important weekend ahead for the town’s teams

Having secured the Midlands 5 West (South) title last week, Rugby Lions have a friendly on Saturday against Barkers Butts 2nd team away (ko 3pm). The following week (March 15) is their RFU Midlands Junior Vase final at Long Buckby.

Old Laurentians need to reproduce their recent fine form at Fenley Field when Berkswell & Balsall visit on Saturday for another crucial battle in the league basement in Midlands One.

After last week’s win over league leaders Leighton Buzzard, Newbold have an away game at Lutterworth in Midlands 2 East (South), ko 3pm.

And Rugby St Andrews travel to Brackley in Midlands 3 East (South) hoping to end their recent losing sequence.