Video report by SImon O'Rourke
Non-league football clubs across the region are coming to terms with the possibility of another year of disruption because of coronavirus.
The Premier League and the EFL are pressing on during the latest lockdown, but all football below elite level has been suspended.
Many clubs are concerned about the communities involved in the sport, and the financial damage that further rescheduling could cause.
The fear now is that a second successive season will effectively be wiped out, as our Sports Correspondent Simon O'Rourke reports.