Flourmen's bid goes on in another derby
Whitworth are set to resume their promotion push with another local derby this weekend.
The Flourmen missed the chance to close the gap on the top two in ChromaSport & Trophies United Counties League Division One on Tuesday night as their match at strugglers Stewarts & Lloyds was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
James Mallows’ team still have four games in hand on second-placed Bugbrooke and are just four points behind.
Having dispatched Rushden & Higham United 4-0 last Saturday, Whitworth will be hoping to rack up another win when they make the short trip to Latimer Park to take on second-from-bottom Burton Park Wanderers.
S&L, meanwhile, return to action with the toughest of tests as they head to Daventry Town tomorrow for a top versus bottom clash.
Irchester United are currently on a tough run of fixtures and it continues this weekend when they take on third-placed Olney Town at Alfred Street.
The Romans, who have just four games left this season, were beaten 3-1 at Bugbrooke last Saturday having claimed a 1-1 draw at leaders Daventry in the previous week.
Raunds Town will be hoping to pick up another home win when they entertain Bourne Town. The Shopmates saw off Lutterworth Athletic 3-1 at Kiln Park last weekend.
There is another local derby at Hayden Road as Rushden & Higham take on Thrapston Town with both teams looking to bounce back from defeats last time out.