Garage has just the kit

A garage has made it a hat-trick of sponsorship support for young footballers.

Blyth Town FC manager Michael Connor.

Blyth Town name new assistant manager

A former Blyth Spartans and Northern League star centre midfielder has joined Blyth Town FC as the first team’s assistant manager.

Victor Anichebe in action at Stoke CIty. Picture by FRANK REID

Victor Anichebe steps up fitness bid as David Moyes admits Sunderland need him

David Moyes is looking to hand Victor Anichebe a start for Sunderland’s second string in a bid to boost his match fitness.

Ashington striker Ben Harmison had a goal wrongly disallowed after the keeper dropped a cross in their 1-1 draw. Picture by Ian Appleby

Ashington boss Steve Harmison bemoans disallowed goal in Dunston UTS draw

Ashington FC manager Steve Harmison admitted his side were off the pace in the first half of a dour encounter against Dunston UTS at Woodhorn Lane on Saturday.

Ben Richardson made his Ashington debut in the home draw with Dunston UTS. Picture by Ian Appleby

Ashington boss Steve Harmison delighted with signing Ben Richardson from North Shields

Ashington FC manager Steve Harmison was delighted last week after signing Ben Richardson from neighbours North Shields.

Kyle Downey equalises from the spot for Ashington in their match against Dunston UTS. Picture by Ian Appleby

Ashington share spoils with Dunston UTS

Ashington and Dunston UTS shared the spoils after a drab and uninspiring contest at Woodhorn Lane on Saturday.

Ched Evans outside of court after the jury found him not guilty of rape.

Northumbria police boss says Ched Evans case shows courts have 'gone back 30 years'

A former solicitor general has expressed concern about some of the evidence heard in the Ched Evans rape trial.

Ashington FC defender Craig Scott. Picture by Ian Appleby

Timely boost for Ashington defender Craig Scott

Ashington skipper Craig Scott made a dramatic comeback on Wednesday night when he proved to be the match-winner as the Colliers advanced in the League Cup with a 2-1 success over Billingham Synthonia on Teesside.

Adam McHugh. Picture by Frank Reid

McHugh the hero as Blyth Spartans draw at Matlock Town

Much has been written about the 300 Spartans that fought bravely against the forces of the Persian Empire, but the midweek game between Blyth Spartans and Matlock Town was a tale of one Spartan who held off an army of Gladiators.

Blyth Spartans manager Alun Armstrong. Picture courtesy of Blyth Spartans

Spartans boss heaps praise on ‘outstanding’ keeper

Alun Armstrong singled out the “outstanding” performance of man of the match goalkeeper Adam McHugh after Blyth Spartans’ 0-0 draw at Matlock Town on Tuesday night.

Ashington FC head coach Ian Skinner. Picture by Ian Appleby

Ashington head coach praises players’ positive response

Ashington FC Head coach Ian Skinner said the positive response he got after setting his players a challenge at half-time had set up their 2-1 victory over Billingham Synthonia on Wednesday night.

Ashington defender Craig Scott. Picture by Ian Appleby

Downey and Scott strikes see Ashington beat Synners in League Cup

Second half goals from Kyle Downey and skipper Craig Scott cemented Ashington’s place in the next round of the Brooks Mileson Memorial League Cup.

Blyth Town FC manager Mick Connor. Picture by Bob Smith

Blyth Town come from behind to beat Tow Law

Goals from Ian Lee and Gary McRoberts saw Blyth Town come from behind to beat Tow Law Town on Saturday.

Ashington manager Steve Harmison. Picture by Ian Appleby -

Harmison highlights ‘naivety’ as Ashington lose to late South Shields goal

Ashington FC manager Steve Harmison was disappointed after his side, who were 2-1 ahead after an hour, conceded a late goal and went down 3-2 against promotion chasing South Shields at Mariners Park on Saturday.

Blyth Spartans' Matthew Wade. Picture by Bill Broadley

Blyth Spartans boss pleased with side’s reaction

Alun Armstrong finally recorded his first victory as Blyth Spartans manager at the third time of asking with a 3-0 win over Mickleover Sports at Croft Park on Saturday.

Ashington's Kyle Downey. Picture by Gavin Perry

South Shields goal in stoppage time a sickener for Ashington

Gavin Cogden broke Ashington hearts on Saturday after hitting a stoppage time winner for South Shields at Mariners Park.

Blyth Spartans' Matty Pattison. Picture by Bill Broadley

New boss claims first three pointer as Blyth Spartans end five-game run without win

Blyth Spartans’ scintillating first half display saw them end their five-game winning drought as Alun Armstrong claimed his first three pointer as boss with a 3-0 victory over Mickleover Sports.

Bedlington Terriers FC's 2016-17 squad.

Four in a row for Bedlington Terriers as they beat Darlington RA

In-form Bedlington Terriers made it four wins in a row with a convincing 4-0 victory over Darlington RA at Welfare Park.


Ashington RAOB through to NFA Sunday Cup last four

Ashington RAOB reached the semi-finals of the NFA Sunday Cup with a win over North Shields Billy Mill.

Blyth Spartans' Jarrett Rivers.

Blyth denied by woodwork as Warrington take all three points

Blyth Spartans were left cursing their luck after a comprehensive 3-0 defeat to Warrington Town on Tuesday evening.

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