Weather ruins fixture list again

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SPORTS fixtures have been called off throughout Berwickshire and north Northumberland for the second week running.

A switch of venue means Eyemouth Amateurs v Coldstream Amateurs in the Waddell Cup goes ahead at Warner Park, with a 1.30pm kick-off.

However, nearly all other football and rugby matches have been postponed.

Berwick Rangers v Stirling Albion was called off this morning following a pitch inspection at Shielfield.

In the East of Scotland League, Duns v Coldstream and Eyemouth United v Craigroyston have also been postponed. Only three East of Scotland matches have survived, two of them all-Edinburgh clashes in the Premier Division. Burntisland Shipyard v Leith Athletic is also on.

West Barns Star v Newtown and Eyemouth Amateurs v Coldstream Amateurs are the only Border Amateur games to go ahead.

Tweedmouth Juniors travel to Edinburgh to face Leith Athletic in an under-19 match that has survived, but the Lowick Ladies match tomorrow is also off.

In rugby’s East League Division 1, Livingston v Berwick and Duns v Dunbar are both off, as are the fixtures nvolving Berwick Colts and Berwick 2nds.