In Saturday’s local football, AFC Uckfield Town were beaten 1-0 at Steyning in the Southern Combination League – the hosts scoring the only goal shortly after half-time in a match that was overshadowed by a serious injury to Uckfield’s Jack Samways, who was taken to hospital.
Uckfield are due to be back in action on Boxing Day, when they entertain Lingfield.
In the Mid Sussex League, Uckfield United won 2-0 at neighbours Maresfield, Ridgewood drew 1-1 at home to Ashurst Wood and there was also a 1-1 draw for Nutley against Forest Row Reserves. Fletching went down 4-1 at Portslade Athletic.
Newick’s home game with Ansty Sports and Social Club was postponed.