It was a familiar story for Beetley as they travelled to the picturesque Salle Church ground to face unbeaten Reepham & Salle in NCL Division Two West.
Bradenham’s poor start to the Norfolk Alliance Division Two season continued as they were well beaten by Hethersett & Tas Valley at Flordon.
Bradenham first team started their Alliance Division Two campaign with an away trip to a chilly Beccles.
The recovery continues apace at Dereham Rugby Club, following a difficult start to the season.
Enforced absences — even from the previous week’s team — meant that a make-shift Dereham side was assembled involving past players and some veterans.
Dereham met their recent challenges head on and passed with flying colours in their first home game of the season on Saturday.
Dereham are in danger of folding for the second time in little more than five years due to a lack of players.
A remarkable second hat-trick for in-form Will Dewing in as many weeks saw Bradenham clinch the points in an extraordinary match on the Green.
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