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Action from the meeting between Eton Manor and Brentwood earlier in the season (pic: Martin Pearl).

A crucial clash in the battle to finish second takes place at King George’s Playing Fields this weekend

Latest news from the local rugby scene (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Highams club have no game scheduled for Saturday

Wanstead score a try against Ilford Wanderers earlier in the season (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Herons have the weekend off, but director of rugby says they are in a tussle at the top

Wanstead celebrate a try against Ilford Wanderers earlier in the season (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Herons closed gap to leaders Harlow with bonus-point win

Nick Sheppard in action for Eton Manor earlier in the season (pic: Martin Pearl).

Back helped himself to a brace of tries and kicked five conversions during 40-7 win over Fullerians

Latest news from the local rugby scene (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Highams club earned their fifth straight win at home with victory against title hopefuls

Eton Manor's Barney Newbury carries the ball against Ruislip before being tackled (pic: Martin Pearl).

A narrow 24-22 defeat at Ruislip last weekend has dented the hopes of the New Wilderness club finishing second

Latest news from the local rugby scene (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Reyburn wants Herons ready for long trip

Latest news from the local rugby scene (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Woodford slipped to a one-point loss last time out, and Redfern says that will spur them on

Action from the London Three North East clash between Upminster and Ilford Wanderers (pic: Colin Brown)

London Three North East: Upminster 34 Ilford 10

The new rugby union season is now well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Highams club currently 14 points back from team in second, but head coach has faith

Action from the London One North clash between Barking and Eton Manor last month (pic Martin Pearl)

New Wilderness outfit looking to continue excellent form in west London this weekend and make it nine wins out of 10

The new rugby union season is now well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Herons return to action after two-week break

Redbridge joint-manager Dave Ross (right) smiles at Oakside (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo).

League One team beat Corinthian Casuals on December 20 to book tie at Oakside in second round of the competition

Eton Manor's Nick Horton goes on a run against rivals Chingford in the London One North (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander has given squad time off over Christmas, but is trusting them to follow individual fitness programmes

West Ham United's Michail Antonio (right) and Hull City's David Marshall (left)

A look back at some of our stories over the past week

Wanstead score their fourth try against Ilford Wanderers (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Herons currently second in the table heading into 2017

Eton Manor's Jack Sullivan shows great strength to drive past a couple of Chingford rivals before putting the ball down for a try (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness outfit were behind for long periods in derby, though fought back to finish 2016 with a victory

Ilford well beaten by Wanstead

Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Ilford defenders try to stop a Wanstead attacker during their derby (pic Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Ilford 5 Wanstead 46

West Ham United's Dimitri Payet scores his side's first goal during the Premier League match at Anfield, Liverpool.

A look back at some of our stories over the past week

Andrew Connors scores for Eton Manor against Barking

Two local rivals do battle at the New Wilderness with hosts gunning for revenge after a disappointing showing last time out

The new rugby union season is now well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach believes Highams club will be more determined than ever after letting lead slip last weekend

Old Cooperians celebrate a try (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Coops romped to a 40-0 success over Woodford in September

The new rugby union season is now well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

The Highams club returned from Norfolk defeated despite dominant opening quarter

Eton Manor's Matt Oaks grabs the ball from the line-out at Barking in the London One North (pic: Martin Pearl).

The wet weather made conditions at Gale Street difficult after the break, yet Manor still recorded a 36-5 success

Paul Benson of Dagenham & Redbridge celebrates the second goal at Dover Athletic (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

A look back at some of our stories over the past week

Eton Manor skipper Tryson Goodchild (pic: Martin Pearl)

Manor have a big game looming against Chingford next week, but first they must down rivals

Wanstead youngsters earn Eton Manor win

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Wanstead and Eton Manor under-14s face the camera

Under-14s on top in derby friendly

Martin J Ward (left) hits out against Ronnie Clark during their British super featherweight title bout at the SSE Arena, Wembley (pic Steven Paston/PA)

A look back at some of our stories over the past week

Eton Manor's Matt Oaks tries to get past a Sudbury opponent (pic: Martin Pearl).

Chelmsford visit New Wilderness this weekend off the back of a 106-0 defeat to Brentwood, but won’t be taken lightly

Eton Manor's Chris Smith crosses over for a try at Sudbury (pic: Martin Pearl).

Wanstead-based club made it six games without defeat at the weekend, though were made to fight for victory

Ilford Wanderers win again!

Monday, November 28, 2016
Ilford win line-out ball against West Norfolk (pic Colin Brown)

Ilford 57 West Norfolk 26

Eton Manor defend well against North Walsham at the New Wilderness (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness outfit in good form ahead of visiting Whittome Field, though taking nothing for granted this weekend

Ilford Wanderers captain Jason Taylor scored a try in the win at Lowestoft

London Three North East: Lowestoft 24 Ilford Wanderers 29

Barking head coach Ollie Smith (pic Paul Page)

After tough games before break, Gale Street club look to hit back at Ruislip

The new rugby union season is well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

The Highams club travel to Norfolk this weekend, and coach hopes they make most of their journey

Eton Manor's Jack Sullivan runs forward with the ball despite close attention from a Letchworth Garden City rival (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Zealander has challenged New Wilderness squad to finish 2016 on a high with five straight victories

Eton Manor's New Wilderness home (pic: George Sessions).

Father and son will do duathlon challenge at the New Wilderness on Saturday to help raise funds for defibrillator for local school

Eton Manor attack at Saffron Walden (pic Martin Pearl)

New Wilderness club showed good character last weekend, but made things hard for themselves at Springate

Eton Manor captain Tryson Goodchild works his way past his Thurrock rivals (pic: Martin Pearl).

New Wilderness captain delighted with 18-8 victory over Thurrock and feeling good after difficult 2015/16 campaign

England's Dan Sarginson is tackled by New Zealand's Thomas Leuluai during the Ladbrokes Four Nations match at the John Smith's Stadium, Huddersfield (pic Dave Howarth/PA)

England return to capital on November 13, needing a win over World Cup holders

Eton Manor's Misiona Evagelia scores a try against Thurrock (pic: Martin Pearl).

Misiona Evagelia and James Osborn cross over to hand New Wilderness outfit hard fought 18-8 success

The new rugby union season is well underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Initiative was a great success during first year

Dan Sarginson in action for England against New Zealand in 2014 (pic England RL)

Sarginson selected as England face New Zealand

Eton Manor's Matt Oaks tries to bring down a Letchworth Garden City opponent (pic: Martin Pearl).

Thurrock visit Wanstead-based club this weekend and it could be another thrilling encounter

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