Trio Of Loan Signings Unveiled

Paul Cox yesterday completed his squad for the season with the acquisition of three loan signings.

In come central defender Matt Platt, 20, on loan until the end of the season with his Blackburn Under-23 club colleague Connor Thomson, 21, who can play full-back or on the wing.

The third arrival is Luke Burke, 18, who is a full-back who has signed a one month youth loan.

Meanwhile Lindon Meikle is set to join Southport on a one month loan in order to gain match fitness.

The deals bring Barrow’s current loanee tally to eight, but only five may be named in the 16 for National League matches.