Nelson 0-4 Ashington
Bedlington Terriers 5-1 Whickham
Ian Lavery has stepped down as chairman of Ashington FC after a tenure of more than a decade, writes Brian Bennett.
Blyth Spartans skipper Robert Dale gave his verdict on Saturday’s 4-0 defeat at the hands of Boston United, in a performance that manager Alun Armstrong described as the worst of his tenure.
Ashington 3-1 Seaham Red Star
Guisborough Town 1-2 Blyth Spartans 2
Newcastle Benfield 1-1 Ashington
Bedlington Terriers 3-1 Easington Colliery
Blyth Spartans 1-0 Nantwich Town
Ashington 4-2 Shildon
Blyth Spartans came from behind twice to earn a replay in the FA Cup 2nd Qualifying Round with a 3-3 draw against Nantwich Town on Saturday.
Bedlington Terriers 2-0 Redcar Athletic
Ashington 6-2 Crook Town
Spartans were left to rue two set-pieces and a missed spot kick on Saturday afternoon – as Leamington’s 2-0 win inflicted Blyth’s fifth defeat in six Manarama National League games.
Thornaby 3-0 Bedlington Terriers
Ashington 3-2 Whickham
Blyth Spartans found more disappointment on the road when they went down to a 3-1 away defeat at Kidderminster on Saturday.
Darlington RA 0-5 Bedlington Terriers
Sunderland RCA 3-1 Ashington
Blyth boss Alun Armstrong was in a jubilant mood after goals from Sean Reid and Jarrett Rivers secured Spartans’ second win of the season against a very competitive Altrincham side.