THERE was joy for Waterloo at the weekend.
They were assured of their place in National 3 North after Middlesbrough fell to champions Stockport.
Boro are six points behind Waterloo and now face a trip to Beverley needing to win to have any chance of survival.
Wigan beat Hoylake 14-10 in South Lancashire/Cheshire One while Ormskirk lost 30-14 at Bowdon.
Ruskin Park crushed Moore 53-7 in Division Two. Ellesmere Port clinched second place in Division Three with a 24-5 victory over Buxton.