Morpeth Sunday League set to continue

The Morpeth Sunday League is set to continue, despite diminishing numbers.

The league recently held its 53rd annual general meeting, where it was agreed the competition would start the 2015-16 season.

But they are still actively looking for new clubs who wish to join before the season commences in mid-August.

Anyone interested in joining should contact the secretary, Alan Parker, on (01670) 819459 or the president, Syd Johnson, on (01670) 531224.

The roll of honour for the 2014-15 season was league champions: Ashington RAOB; runners-up: Amble Tavern; ES Johnson Challenge Cup: Amble Tavern; runners-up: Bedlington Market Tavern; George Cave Memorial Cup: Amble Tavern; runners-up: Bedlington Social Club; Ken Gray Memorial Cup: Ashington RAOB; runners-up: Shambles FC Morpeth; Team of the Year: Amble Tavern; Fair Play Winners: Wansbeck FC Morpeth, who did not receive any cautions or dismissals throughout the season; Secretary of the Year: Mark Farrell (Stobswood); Leading Goalscorer: Josh Hay (Amble Tavern) 38.