Having been trounced by Fakenham earlier in the season the Raiders were able to field a stronger and better balanced side in the return at Scottow and shared the spoils in a 24-24 draw.
North Walsham won an entertaining London One North encounter against a well-organised Fullerians side by five tries to two.
A week off following the physical encounter against Chingford should set North Walsham up nicely for Saturday’s London One North trip to Ruislip.
North Walsham won a tight game against third-placed Chingford thanks to a long-range Matt Hodgson penalty two minutes from time.
After conceding just 36 points in their first five matches the Vikings landed with a heavy bump at unbeaten Chingford.
The new era at North Walsham may have got off to a good start but head of rugby James Brooks is not getting carried away.
North Walsham host Norwich in the Woodfordes Norfolk Cup semi-finals at Scottow tomorrow, in the first meeting of the clubs since the 2005-06 season.
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