Derby day date set as Midlands Two East (North) confirm fixtures for Newark and Southwell
Newark and Southwell rugby clubs’ first-teamers will lock horns in competitive action for the first time since 2019.
It follows Southwell Rugby Club’s promotion to Midlands Two East (North) prior to coronavirus lockdown.
The two sides meet at Southwell’s Park Lane on December 11, before the return fixture at Kelham Road, Newark, on April 2, 2022.
Newark’s first-teamers will start their 2021-22 league campaign away to Ashby on September 25.
Southwell travel to Ashbourne on the same day.
Both clubs then have home fixtures the following weekend, October 2.
Newark will welcome Coalville, while Southwell host Loughborough.