Crunch league fixture

Buxton FC are next in action on the New Year Bank Holiday Monday, January 2, when they entertain Stocksbridge Park Steels in a crucial match for the two clubs situated in the relegation zone. Kick-off is 3pm.

The Bucks now have dates for the fourth round away ties of their two remaining cup competitions.

The Doodson Sport Cup (League Cup) tie, away to successful Division One North outfit Witton Albion, is scheduled for Wednesday January 11, with the Derbyshire Senior Cup visit to Ilkeston FC planned for the Tuesday or Wednesday of the following week.