Leek Town have a busy programme of pre-season friendlies

IT has been announced the coming season’s fixtures in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League will be published in mid-July.

The 2018-19 league campaign will lick off on Saturday, August 18.

Leek Town boss Neil Baker has put together a busy programme of pre-season friendlies, including two at home to League Two opposition: Macclesfield Town (Tuesday, July 17) and Crewe Alexandra (Thursday, July 26).

Blues commence their programme of friendlies away to Abbey Hulton United on Thursday, July 12. Other match dates are:

July

Sat 21 1874 Northwich – home.

Tue 31 Whitchurch Allport – away.

Aug

Sat 4 Sheffield FC – away.

Sat 11 Nantwich Town – home.

As a result of the restructuring of the national league system, the Buildbase FA Trophy will kick off at the end of September with an extra preliminary round tie.

The full FA fixture FA competitions, is set to be announced at the end of June.