Manningtree A secured the league title with a convincing win over the only team capable of overtaking them, Bury St Edmunds A.
This was the Manningtree team that won 2½-1½ this evening (l. to r. John McAllister, Phil Hutchings, Leon Burnett, Jim Buis):
The other significant match this evening was between Bury St Edmunds B and Ipswich A. Bury needed just one point to condemn Ipswich B to Division 2. They won 2½-1½, which moves them off the bottom into 4th place in the table, above both Ipswich A & B teams.