Leaders BARDON HILL put behind them their mid-week cup exit to maintain their lead at the top of the league with a 3-0 win at Blackwell MM. Bardon goal scorers were from Paul O’Callaghan, Jack Duffy and Craig Benson,
Gresley new boy David Blenkinsopp marked is debut by scoring all his sides goals in a 4-1 win over Radcliffe Olympic in front of a crowd of 241, the win sees Gresley move up to second in the table.. Phil Massingham replied for the visitors
Barrow Town won on their travels 2-1 at Anstey Nomads who could maintain their recent good form Wesley York for Anstey with Scott MaClennan and Rob Pitman for Barrow.
The only other league game saw Ellistowns recent poor form continue as they went down 3-1 against local rivals Ibstock United. Craig Leonard hat-trick and an own goal for Ellistonw
In the FA Vase there were 3 all EMCFL ties which saw wins for Gedling Town 2-1 against Graham St Prims , Greenwood Meadows 3-0 against Borrowash Victoria, and Holbrook Sports 1-2 against Gedling MW .
Heanor Town played AFC Sutton Town of the CMFL and marched on 4-2. Holwell Sports came up against Alverchurch of the MFA and got a thoroughly deserved 2-1 win. , Thurnby Nirvana travelled to Midlands Combination side Southam and will have to do it all again as they drew 1-1 , they will replay Tuesday and finally St Andrews went down 2-1 to Shifnal Town.