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In the top half of the table at last. If only just.

But that league table looks so wide open that predicting who'll even be in the top half of the table come May is a bit difficult, let alone who'll be fighting it out for automatic promotion. Pools do seem to have the ability to thrive in this league, but also have the ability to make hard work of it. Those two home matches in 4 days would have put Pools third in the league but for conceding late equalisers in both of them.

Of Borderline Interest
Spotted by one of our regular contributors
 Carlisle in 'Merc or brake' effort' to stop support dwindling further

That trial

Here's the report from their local rag of the trial of the two men convicted of the dodgy goings-on which happened at Pools after Ken Hodcroft found some new owners. Not to be confused with the dodgy (and probably quite legal) goings-on which happened at Pools after he found some other new owners.