Cherries up for Championship

AFC Bournemouth have been promoted to the Championship after a 3-1 win coupled with Brentford's failure to beat Hartlepool put them out of reach with a game to play.

Fans celebrate promotion for AFC Bournemouth

Fans raise a glass
Cheers for fans of the Cherries who have been promoted Credit: ITV Meridian

Fans will celebrate long into the night after the club sealed a place in football's second tier for the first time since 1987.

Fans go wild
Fans celebrate AFC Bournemouth's promotion Credit: ITV Meridian

The Cherries have won six consecutive games and now hope victory at Tranmere next weekend will see them crowned champions

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