Evo-Stik South West club Shortwood United have tendered their resignation from the league.
The resignation will take effect at the end of the current campaign. The team are currently 19th in the table, but the club have made their decision based on the financial commitment required at Step 4.
The club is set to no longer have its major sponsor income in the near future and their decision to resign from the league was made with this in mind. The Gloucestershire side have however said that they have far from folded and the decision is a step back to move forward.