Merthyr Town claim another promotion

Merthyr Town won the Western League Premier Division title on Saturday and were promoted for the second successive season.

The Martyrs beat Ilfracombe Town 1-0 at Penydarren Park, giving them the title over second-placed Bitton.

Merthyr dropped to the Western League First Division amid financial troubles and won promotion last season, at the first time of asking.

They beat Hengrove Athletic 3-0 to reach the Premier Division.

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