The fixture list for the 2018/19 season has been released by the NCA, with details of the Bees’ forthcoming National League 2 South campaign accordingly confirmed.
With sixteen sides in the league, the Bees will play a total of 30 fixtures (15 home, 15 away) between September and April – one side will gain automatic promotion to National League 1, with the bottom three sides relegated to Tier 5 rugby.
The Bees’ campaign kicks off with an away game down in Kent against Tonbridge Juddians on Saturday 1st September, with the first home game the following Saturday (8th September) against Old Redcliffians.
Round 8 will see the Bees take to the air for the away trip to Guernsey on Saturday 20th October, with the last game of 2018 also an away game – the return fixture against Old Redcliffians on Saturday 22nd December.
The New Year will start with a home game against Dings Crusaders on 5th January, with the last game of the season another home tie on the 27th April – the campaign ending as it began with a fixture against Tonbridge Juddians.
Round Date Opposition Venue
1 1st September Tonbridge Juddians Away
2 8th September Old Redcliffians Home
3 15th September Dings Crusaders Away
4 22nd September Taunton Home
5 29th September Worthing Raiders Away
6 6th October Redruth Home
7 13th October Clifton Away
8 20th October Guernsey Away
9 27th October Canterbury Home
10 3rd November London Irish Wild Geese Away
11 17th November Henley Hawks Home
12 24th November Old Albanians Away
13 1st December Bury St Edmunds Home
14 8th December Barnes Away
15 15th December Redingensians Home
16 22nd December Old Redcliffians Away
17 5th January Dings Crusaders Home
18 12th January Taunton Away
19 19th January Worthing Raiders Home
20 26th January Redruth Away
21 2nd February Clifton Home
22 9th February Guernsey Home
23 16th February Canterbury Away
24 2nd March London Irish Wild Geese Home
25 9th March Henley Hawks Away
26 23rd March Old Albanians Home
27 30th March Bury St Edmunds Away
28 6th April Barnes Home
29 13th April Redingensians Away
30 27th April Tonbridge Juddians Home
Further details and full fixture list to be uploaded to the website in due course
Updated 10:09 - 15 Sep 2018 by Richard Smith