Seasiders v Bury Town the highlight of first weekend of Bostik League North

PUBLISHED: 12:27 12 July 2018 | UPDATED: 12:27 12 July 2018

Joe Francis and Felixstowe won promotion last season. Picture: STAN BASTON

Joe Francis and Felixstowe won promotion last season. Picture: STAN BASTON


A mouth-watering Suffolk derby between newly-promoted Felixstowe & Walton United and Bury Town is the standout clash of the first round of Bostik League North fixtures, released yesterday.

There’s a lot of Suffolk and Essex interest in the North Division next season, which gets underway on Saturday, August 11.

As well as the Seasiders clash with Bury, there’s also a couple of Suffolk v Essex derbies on the first weekend of the campaign.

Mildenhall Town host the Jammers from Maldon & Tiptree, while Mark Morsley’s AFC Sudbury travel to Tilbury.

Elsewhere, Witham Town host Grays Athletic and Coggeshall Town entertain Bowers & Pitsea.

Full list: Aveley v Dereham Town, Canvey Island v Barking, Coggeshall Town v Bowers & Pitsea, Felixstowe & Walton v Bury Town, Heybridge Swifts v Soham Town Rangers, Mildenhall Town v Maldon & Tiptree, Romford v Great Wakering Rovers, Tilbury v AFC Sudbury,

Witham Town v Grays Athletic.

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