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Cyril’s hard work with Alnwick Town recognised

Alnwick Town AFC’s long-serving secretary, Cyril Cox has been recognised for his dedication and loyalty to the club.

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Midweek title win for Ash

Ashington’s 3rd XI skipper Dale Ross spoke of his delight at the weekend after the Mighty Acorns had wrapped up the Northumberland & Tyneside Midweek North League last week.

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Braves continue season build-up

Blyth AFC’s preparations for the new season continued as they picked up another two victories in pre-season, against Ponteland United and Willington this past week, writes Andrew McDonnell.

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Stevens to stay with Colliers

Damien Stevens will be wearing Ashington colours again next season – after the striker turned down an offer from newly promoted Marske United, writes Brian Bennett.

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Ul Haq puts skids under Ash title bid

Newcastle City’s Ihsan Ul-Haq bowled a magnificent spell of 12 overs and took eight wickets to put the skids under Ashington’s renewed challenge for the Northumberland & Tyneside Cricket League’s first division title.

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Bowey happy despite defeat to Spartans

Ashington FC manager Steve Bowey said he was delighted with a tough workout - despite a 4-0 defeat against Blyth Spartans on Tuesday night, writes Brian Bennett.

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Blyth lose to Ponteland, Bedlington beat Cowgate

Blyth CC 1sts went down to a 45 run away defeat at the hands of Ponteland 1sts in the Northumberland & Tyneside Cricket League at the weekend.

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Ashington FC.

Bowey looks to boost his squad

Ashington FC manager Steve Bowey is looking to boost his squad this week by signing at least two – possibly three – new players.

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Skipper issues a warning for run-in

Skipper issues a warning for run-in

Ashington Cricket Club’s newly appointed skipper Sean McCafferty issued a message to the other clubs vying for the Northumberland & Tyneside Cricket League first division title when he said: ‘Don’t rule us out of the equation.’

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Celebrations as England make the semi-finals.

Should we get a bank holiday if England win the World Cup?

A petition calling for a bank holiday if England win the World Cup has taken the internet by storm.

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Karate medals for Ashington students

Karate medals for Ashington students

A squad of 19 competitors from Ashington Karate Club travelled to Sunderland to compete in the ninth Sunderland Karate Championships.

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‘Title has gone’ says Harmison

‘Title has gone’ says Harmison

Ashington Cricket Club skipper Ben Harmison conceded that the Northumberland & Tyneside League division one title is beyond there grasp – following the Mighty Acorns second defeat of the season at the hands of Consett on a scorching summers day at Blackfyne on Saturday.

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Disability sports success at Blyth

Disability sports success at Blyth

Adults with disabilities recently took part in one of the largest sporting events of its kind in Northumberland.

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Gurkhas join thousands of runners for the region's biggest 10k

Two hundred Gurkha soldiers were among the thousands of runners at the 10th anniversary of the Simplyhealth Great North 10k Gateshead today.

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Rockets to face one final challenge

A new name is set to feature in the Yorkshire Junior & Youth League U16s Challenge Cup Final when Cramlington Rockets take on Skirlaugh Bulls this month.

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Dressage girls dress for awards

Dressage girls dress for awards

Earlier this year SM Equestrian signed up to be part of a nationwide fundraising dressage series to raise funds for Cancer Research ‘Ride for Research’ where centres throughout the country were ask to sign up and support.

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Beach training for the Colliers

Ashington FC manager Steve Bowey took his players to the beach on Friday – but it was not for a relaxing break.

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Double weekend delight for Ash

Ashington Cricket Club’s inspirational skipper Ben Harmison said that ‘everything is still to play for’ after the Mighty Acorns had put back to back victories over Alnmouth & Lesbury at the weekend.

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VIDEO: National success within touching distance for Seaton Delaval pupils

A group of students are aiming to score national success after making the Rugby Football League Champion Schools National Final as the Astley Community High School’s Year 10 girls have once again made the final following their performance at the national festival in May.

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Colliers boss to focus on pre-season

Ashington will face two local outfits inside three games at the start of the forthcoming Ebac Northern League first division campaign after the fixtures were released on Friday, writes Brian Bennett.

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