Burradon notch double figures

IN the Blyth and Wansbeck Sunday League premier division, champions Burradon and New Fordley beat Ashington Mortimer, 10-1.

On target for Mortimer was Craig Towert, but an Ian Lee hat-trick, a Daniel Young double and strikes from Steve Howes, Phil Arnott, David Atkinson, Waite and Andy Wright sealed the win.

Newbiggin beat North Shields Gunner 5-2 with Michael Hogg (3),| Michael Coulson junior and Darren Burn on target.

,John Ball scored one for the Gunner with the other an own goal.

Division two champions The Royal won 3-1 at Blyth Ridley Park.

The home side held their own up untill half-time with the scores 0-0.

However, bad defending gave Royal the gift of two penalties, although Ridley never gave up and managed to get a goal back through Ross McLeod it was not enough as the Royal scored a third.