"I am a Norfolk man and Glory in being so." Horatio Nelson

Hempnall on the up in SNL

Defending SNL champions Hempnall swept Shropham aside to move closer to leaders Diss. Alan Jones, David Blundell & Owen Cranston won 22-7, Colin Stevenson, Bernie Cudden & Paul Baker (pictured) won 21-9, Kerry Greenacre, Joan Cann & Lewis Cranston won 19-8 and Mike Greenacre, Mick Pearce & Gerald Chilvers won 14-9 as they collected a 10-0 maximum win. Diss won 6-4 at home to Hingham with two one shot defeats taking the shine off their victory. Colin Smith, Alan Buckingham & Terry Newby scored the biggest win of the night by 23-5 while Graham Mobbs’ triple added a 16-6 win. But Hingham took four points with Keith Thomas and his triple winning 14-13 and John Chapman’s triple winning 20-19. Bottom of the table Saxlingham will be pleased with a convincing 8-2 home win against Connaught with John Torbitt, Don Linford & Geoff Payne storming to a 26-6 win. Horsford Heroes won 8-2 away to Harling.

Paul Baker RS40