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Blue Square North/South play-offs

Eastbourne boss Garry Wilson has guided his side to promotion
Eastbourne boss Garry Wilson has guided his side into the top flight

Barrow have booked their place in the Blue Square Premier after beating Stalybridge Celtic 1-0 in Friday's Blue Square North play-off final.

Matt Henney grabbed the only goal at Burton's Pirelli Stadium.

Eastbourne Borough were also promoted after two late goals helped them beat Hampton & Richmond in Thursday's Blue Square South play-off final.

The East Sussex won 2-0 thanks to two goals in the last five minutes of the game, which was played at Stevenage.

Substitute Nathan Crabb and Paul Armstrong were on target for Borough.


Semi-final first legs (Wednesday, 30 April) :

Barrow 2 Tait 72, Rogan 82
AFC Telford United 0
Att: 2,701

Southport 1 Blakeman 36
Stalybridge Celtic 0
Att: 1,361

Semi-final second legs (Sunday, 4 May) :

AFC Telford United 0
Barrow 2 Reynolds og 33, Tait 78
Att: 4,123
Barrow win 4-0 on aggregate

Stalybridge Celtic 2 Winn 31, Payne 70
Southport 1 Sykes og 87
Att: 1,735
Agg 2-2; Stalybridge win 5-3 on penalties

Play-off final (Friday, 9 May, at Burton Albion) :

Barrow 1 Henney 58
Stalybridge Celtic 0
Att: 2,530


Semi-final first legs (Tuesday, 29 April) :

Braintree Town 0
Eastbourne Borough 2 Tait 31, 68
Att: 1,017

Fisher Athletic 1 Tomlin 59
Hampton & Richmond Borough 1 Hodges 34
Att: 450

Semi-final second legs (Saturday, 3 May) :

Eastbourne Borough 3 Tait 43, Crabb 86, Atkin 90
Braintree Town 0
Att: 1,802
Eastbourne win 5-0 on aggregate

Hampton & Richmond Borough 0
Fisher Athletic 0
Att: 1,489
Agg: 1-1; Hampton & Richmond win 4-2 on penalties

Play-off final (Thursday, 8 May, at Stevenage Borough) :

Eastbourne Borough 2 N Crabb 85, Armstrong 90
Hampton & Richmond Borough 0

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