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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Hitchin gained revenge on Cheshunt to ensure their progress in the Herts President’s Tankard competition.

Datchworth’s green shirts were faced with a wall of yellow in their 18-15 defeat at St Albans – as indiscipline cost them too often at crucial times.

A bonus-point 25-17 win over Hitchin saw Datchworth leap up to eighth in the London North West Three table and slightly ease their relegation fears.

Letchworth lost to Diss 41-7 at Legends Lane at the weekend.

Hitchin started their 2018 campaign with a victory against Old Merchant Taylors at Old Hale Way, but left it until the closing minutes before clinching the win with a narrow 25-22 scoreline.

With gifts and goodwill a plenty, Stevenage FC players, staff and club mascot Boro Bear spread some Christmas cheer when they visited Lister Hospital last week.

New: Grasshoppers RFC 51-24 Hitchin XV

Monday, December 11, 2017

Hitchin Rugby Club’s first team lost 51-24 to Grasshoppers at the weekend.

Letchworth Rugby Club scored a deserved win Saffron Walden, beating them 47-26 away from home in a deserved win for the legends in London North division one.

Kilburn Cosmos begun the match with 10 players, which Hitchin matched in good sporting spirits.

New: St Albans 17–31 Stevenage Town

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Stevenage Town beat St Albans 31-17 in the London and South East Division 3 North West at the weekend.

Hitchin lost 24-34 to Welwyn as they raised their game against their third-placed visitors – but still need Lady Luck to help out occasionally.

Hitchin 24-39 Old Streetonians

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Hitchin lost 24-39 to Old Streetonians at the weekend.

Hitchin Rugby Club 1st XV lost 20-23 to Verulamians RFC at the weekend but can be proud of their battling efforts against the league leaders.

New: Letchworth GC 6-57 Old Priorians

Monday, November 6, 2017

Letchworth lost heavily against Old Priorians with another disappointing result at Legends Lane on Saturday.

Hitchin Ladies Rugby team beat Hackney Ladies 17-12 in a close-fought top-of-the table victory at Old Hale Way the weekend.

New: Hitchin 22-34 Stowmarket

Monday, October 16, 2017

The visitors kicked off this first round RFU Senior Vase, with a stiff breeze assisting them.

Hitchin’s stuttering start to the season will be over soon enough as coach Adam Shaw vows the best is yet to come.

Baldock’s Justine Lucas and Welwyn Garden City’s Lotte Clapp have both been included in England’s extended training squad ahead of the autumn internationals.

Hitchin Ladies Rugby Club have released another set of pictures ahead of the launch of their eagerly-awaited nude calendar.

Hitchin Ladies played their second league game of the season on Sunday at Old Hale Way against local rivals Stockwood Park.

Three second-half tries for Datchworth edged a narrow game away to Hitchin as they made it three wins from three with a 19-12 success.

Datchworth Rugby Club made it two wins in two after an eight-try demolition at Old Merchant Taylors’.

Hitchin had to reshuffle the squad with centre Jon Whitby injured in the warm up and prop Sean McGinnity not making full fitness.

They’re back! Hitchin Ladies Rugby Club are set to release another nude calendar after their last saucy set of snaps created a global sensation that even saw rap superstar 50Cent give his approval.


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