Home tie for Tulips in FA Cup

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Spalding United have been handed a home tie in the FA Cup – but Holbeach United and Deeping Rangers both face trips to Norfolk.

FA Cup extra preliminary round (August 16, winners receive £1,500): Diss Town v Holbeach United, Norwich United v Deeping Rangers.

Preliminary round (August 30, £1,925): Spalding United v Heanor Town / Long Eaton United, Thetford Town / Swaffham Town v Norwich United /Deeping Rangers, Diss Town /Holbeach United v Boston Town / Walsham Le Willows.

First qualifying round (September 13, £3,000): Spalding United / Heanor Town / Long Eaton United v Retford United / Stapenhill / Holwell Sports / Graham St Prims, King’s Lynn Town v Diss Town /Holbeach United / Boston Town / Walsham Le Willows, Thetford Town / Swaffham Town / Norwich United /Deeping Rangers v Sleaford Town / Wisbech Town / Kirkley & Pakefield / Ely City.

FA Trophy preliminary round (October 18, £2,500): Soham Town Rangers v Spalding United.

First qualifying round (November 1, £2,700): Leek Town / Bedworth United v Soham Town Rangers / Spalding.

FA Vase second qualifying round (October 4, £800): Holbeach United v Blackstones. Deeping Rangers exempt to first round proper.