September 22 2014 Latest news:
London 1 North
Ipswich won promotion to London League One with several big wins against league opposition last season and showed evidence of a well drilled and organised team.
But in Colchester they came up against a team playing with purpose, determination, skills and speed they were simply unable to match on the day.
A rugby club is hoping to make a real difference to the lives of people who have lost relatives in conflict zones.
Reports from the weekend’s rugby union games across the region.
Ipswich led 19-5 but had to settle for a draw as they protected their unbeaten home record against the last side to win at Humber Doucy Lane, back in January 2013.
Defeat in their opening game may have been a bitter pill to swallow, but Ipswich coach Lee Parry insists his newly-promoted team have nothing to fear in London 1 North.