FOOTBALL: Bowers and Pitsea are in FA Cup fourth qualifying round action this weekend as they host National League outfit Aldershot Town, reports Leon Imber.

Rob Small’s opposing custodian in the dug-out will be former Southend United manager Mark Molesley, after his appointment last month.

Billericay Town host Slough Town in the National League South on Saturday, in what will be Jody Brown’s first match in charge of the Blues.

Town won 2-1 last time out at Dulwich Hamlet under caretaker boss Dan Brown.

In the Isthmian Premier, East Thurrock United visit Carshalton Athletic.

The hosts sit three points and four places above the Rocks in the league standings.

Elsewhere, Isthmian North table toppers Canvey Island host Aveley.

Meanwhile, Hullbridge Sports make the short trip to Great Wakering Rovers as both sides look to arrest their poor form.

Concurrently, Basildon United play host to Barking.

Hashtag United welcome Steve Tilson’s Heybridge Swifts to the Len Salmon Stadium on Sunday.