Lincoln have signed Southend striker Scott Spencer after he was released from his Roots Hall contract by mutual consent. The former Everton trainee has signed until the end of the season. The Imps have also extended the loan of Arsenal youngster Gavin Hoyte until the end of the season and signed midfielder Luke Howell on a permanent deal after a loan from MK Dons. Aldershot have loaned striker Damian Spencer to Eastbourne for a month as he battles back to fitness after missing much of the season.
Morecambe have signed defender Andy Holdsworth after he was released by Oldham and loaned Carlisle midfielder Kevan Hurst, both until the end of the season. Out of the Globe Arena door goes defender Will Haining, who moves to Fleetwood for a month. Northampton have taken Josh Walker on loan for a second time. The Watford youngster had a spell at Sixfields last season on loan from previous club Middlesboro.
Cheltenham have offloaded youngster Marley Watkins to Bath after spending several spells out on loan. Gillingham have loaned youngster Callum Davies to Lewes for a month. Port Vale have confirmed the signing of striker Tom Pope on loan from Rotherham for an initial month. Southend defender Bilel Moshni is reported to be the target of a bid from a Premier League side according to Sky Sports.
Plymouth are reported to have not paid the players' wage bill for January on time. It is the third time in a row the money has been late, but the office staff have been paid. Luton have signed Cambridge winger Robbie Willmott for £50,000. Cambridge have also released striker Wayne Gray as a cost cutting measure.