Lions continued their 100% start to the season with a 34-10 Warwickshire Shield win at Warwickians
Newbold also stay second in Midlands 2 East (South) just a point behind Leighton Buzzard. Newbold had a good win on Saturday, beating Dunstablians 41-23 to make it six wins out of six so far this season.
Rugby St Andrews suffered defeat to second placed Stewarts & Lloyds in Midlands 3 East (South). They went down 26-9 away, slipping back to mid-table.
Old Laurentians had more bad luck on Saturday, losing 32-30 at home to Barkers Butts in Midlands 1 West. They’re now third from bottom and really need a win to kick start their climb to league safety.
Rugby Welsh were unable to raise a team to play their friendly against Rugby St Andrews 2nds.
See Thursday’s Advertiser for reports from all these games