Sports Mole rounds up Tuesday evening's action in the Conference Premier as Macclesfield Town close the gap on leaders Bristol Rovers.
have closed the gap on Conference Premier leaders Bristol Rovers with a Macclesfield Town 1-0 win over struggling . AFC Telford United
An 18th-minute goal from
proved decisive as the Silkmen moved to within two points of Rovers, while Telford look increasingly likely to suffer relegation back to the Conference North. Thierry Audel have remained in the hunt for a playoff spot after second-half goals from Eastleigh , Dan Walker and Jack Midson earned their side a 3-1 win at Jai Reason . Kidderminster Harriers
and Gateshead both suffered a blow in their attempts to reach the top five after they were held to 1-1 draws by Halifax Town and Welling United respectively. Aldershot Town have moved into the top half of the standings after a goal from Chester FC secured a 1-0 win at George Thompson , while the game between Torquay United and Wrexham ended in a goalless draw. Southport Results in full: Aldershot Town 1-1 Halifax Town, Gateshead 1-1 Welling United, Kidderminster Harriers 1-3 Eastleigh, Macclesfield Town 1-0 AFC Telford United, Torquay United 0-1 Chester FC, Wrexham 0-0 Southport
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