Ashington FC crash to defeat against Penrith

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By Brian Bennett

Ashington manager Steve Harmison. Picture by Ian Appleby -

Ashington FC manager Harmison frustrated with home defeat to Penrith

Ashington FC manager Steve Harmison saw his outfit go down 2-1 at home to Penrith at Woodhorn Lane on Tuesday night.

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Blyth Town sign ex-Newcastle United academy hopeful Adam Laidler

Northern League Division Two team Blyth Town FC First Team have signed 20-year-old Adam Laidler to join the squad following advice that he was ‘one to watch’.

Blyth Spartans manager Alun Armstrong. Picture courtesy of Blyth Spartans

Blyth Spartans happy to settle for point against Buxton

Alun Armstrong had hoped to claim all three points before Blyth Spartans’ important Evo-Stik Premier League promotion “six-pointer” against Buxton before kick-off, but he was “happy” to settle for a point given how the game turned out.

Paddy Atkinson

Bedlington Terriers defeat Esh Winning

Terriers still smarting from there unfortunate 2-1 defeat at Billingham Synthonia in midweek got back on the winning trail with a comfortable 2-1 victory over Esh Winning.

Ashington keeper Conor Grant. Picture by Ian Appleby -

Supersubs on target as Ashington FC draw at West Auckalnd

Ashington substitutes Dan O’Reilly and David Dormand were both on target for their side after coming off the bench at West Auckland on Saturday.

Ashington manager Steve Harmison. Picture by Ian Appleby -

Ashington boss Steve Harmison dissapointed with draw at West Auckland.

Ashington FC manager Steve Harmison expressed his disappointment after watching his side twice take the lead at West Auckland on Saturday – only for the home outfit to hit back for a draw.

Ashington FC chairman Ian Lavery

Free admission to Ashington FC’s home game with Penrith

Ashington FC have announced that admission to Tuesday night’s (December 6) Ebac Northern League first division match against Penrith at Woodhorn Lane will be free.

Carlisle United's David Atkinson, left. Picture by Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

Carlisle United defender David Atkinson joins Blyth Spartans

Blyth Spartans manager Alun Armstrong has signed Carlisle United defender David Atkinson, who he worked during his time at Middlesbrough.

Michael Richardson in action for Blyth Spartans. Picture by Bill Broadley

Blyth Spartans forward Michael Richardson signs for South Shields

Blyth Spartans’ Michael Richardson has left the club after completing a transfer to Northern League side South Shields for an undisclosed fee.

Dr Pit Welfare Park, home of Bedlington Terriers FC.

Bedlington Terriers look to build youth system

Bedlington Terriers FC have set in motion plans to create a pathway for junior footballers right through to the Welfare Park first team.

Ashington manager Steve Harmison. Picture by Ian Appleby -

Ashington’s latest signing delighted to be on board

Ashington FC newcomer Jonathan Tiffoney said he was ‘buzzing’ after signing for Steve Harmison’s side last week.

Ashington striker Andrew Bulford in action. Picture by Ian Appleby

Tiffoney salvages a point for Ashington on his debut

A goal 15 minutes from time by debutant Jonathan Tiffoney gained Ashington a well earned point against an in-form Consett at Woodhorn Lane on Saturday.


Getting tight at the top of the Standard Security Blyth and Wansbeck Sunday League

In the Standard Security Blyth and Wansbeck Sunday League premier division, Amble Tavern closed the gap on the teams above them to within three points.

Morpeth Town's Ben Sayer.

Morpeth Town go into FA Vase tie in good form

FA Vase holders Morpeth Town are expecting a large following as they travel to Newton Aycliffe on Saturday in the next stage of the competition.

Blyth Spartans' Jarrett Rivers.

Blyth Spartans put 11 past Bedlington Terriers

A blistering performance from Blyth Spartans saw them blow away near-neighbours Bedlington Terriers in the Northumberland Senior Cup.

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Ashington’s unbeaten run ends at Jarrow Roofing

Ashington travelled to Jarrow Roofing on Saturday looking to extend their unbeaten league run to eight games.

Luke Armstrong scores for Blyth Spartans against Stafford Rangers. Picture by Bill Broadley

Blyth Spartans lose two-goal lead as Stafford Rangers secure a draw

Blyth Spartans dropped two points on Saturday as Stafford Rangers came from two down at Croft Park.


Ashington assistant boss feels side did not deserve to lose at Jarrow

Ashington FC’s assistant manager Lee Anderson was philosophical after watching the Colliers go down 3-2 against Jarrow Roofing on Saturday.

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