Newbold, Saints, Lions and Welsh win again
Third placed Newbold notched up another win in Midlands 1 East on Saturday, beating Paviors 27-15 at Parkfield Road. At the other end of the table struggling Old Laurentians lost 28-3 at Northampton Old Scouts.
Rugby Lions, third in the Midlands 3 West (South) table, recorded their fifth win in seven games when they overcame Shipston 46-0 at Webb Ellis Road.
And in the East division of Midlands 3, Rugby St Andrews won by the narrowest of scorelines, 13-12 against Stewarts and Lloyds at John Tomalin Way. Saints are now up to fifth in the table.
Rugby Welsh continued their good run of form with a 15-7 win over league leaders Five Ways Old Edwardians. Welsh are third in Midlands 5 West (South), just seven points behind Old Eds in top spot and have a game in hand.