Appledore recovered from going two goals behind to beat Mersham Sports Reserves and seal promotion.
The Smugglers won 5-2 thanks to four goals from Brad Godden to move eight points clear at the top and just one more victory from securing the club’s first title.
Craig Pierce scored Appledore’s fifth goal. Mersham had led 2-0 in the first-half thanks to goals from Adam Bellman and Luke Goddard.
Willesborough Athletic thrashed bottom-of-the-table Charing Sunday Reserves 10-0 to sign off for the season in style. Playermanager Brad Sharpe netted a hat-trick, while Jack Sullivan and Brad Parker both scored twice,