THERE were defeats for Rochford Hundred and Westcliff this afternoon but Southend and Canvey Island both recorded memorable wins.

In National Two South, Rochford lost 53-32 at Dings Crusaders while bottom of the table Westcliff were beaten 40-0 at league leaders Redruth.

In London One North, fifth placed Southend Saxons secured a brilliant 27-12 win at table-topping Sudbury.

In London Three Essex, Canvey Island bagged their first win of the season, beating fourth placed East London 17-7.

In Essex One, Basildon beat Harwich & Dovercourt 53-0 while league leaders Billericay beat Clacton 18-0.