Four goals proved to not be enough as Marine AFC squandered three leads in an enthralling 4-4 draw with Workington.
Josh Quarless equalised for City of Liverpool late on to deny Widnes after Sean Miller’s opener
Southport missed the chance to move closer to the playoffs as they were held at home by Farsley Celtic.
Fin Sinclair-Smith’s goal late on wasn’t enough for Marine as Macclesfield ended their unbeaten run thanks to goals from John Rooney and Tre Pemberton
Prescot Cables tasted derby joy in a 2-1 win over City of Liverpool.
Marine’s newly-assembled squad under Neil Young ended Radcliffe Borough’s 100% record in an enthralling 3-2 win.
Southport moved off the foot of the National League North table with a commanding 3-1 win over Scarborough Athletic.
Southport slumped to their seventh successive defeat after Ashley Hemmings inspired Kidderminster Harriers.
Marine’s playoff hopes were slashed after Isaac Buckley-Ricketts’ stoppage-time winner for Warrington Town extended their formidable run to 22 games unbeaten.
David McNabb picked up his first win as manager as Bootle beat Trafford thanks to a double from Tom Peterson.