THE Southern League have confirmed their fixtures for the 2023/24 non-league football season. 

In Division One South, newly promoted Malvern Town will play their first match at Step 4 for the first time in 14 years when they welcome Bideford AFC to the HDAnywhere Community Stadium on Saturday, August 12.

Their first away game of the season will be at Yate Town the following Wednesday (August 16, 7.45PM). 

As for Evesham United, they will open their campaign with a trip to Exmouth Town before they play their first home game three days later on August 15 (Tuesday, 7.45PM). 

Malvern will host Evesham in the first local derby of the season on Boxing Day, with the reverse fixture taking place in Evesham on Monday, April 1.

In the Premier Division Central, there is an all-Worcestershire clash between Redditch and Sporting on the opening day (August 12), whilst Alvechurch go to Hitchin Town to kick-off their season.

For a full list of fixtures, head over to the Pitching-In Southern League website.