Boxing Day derby clash called off

Alnwick Town’s match at Morpeth in the Ebac Northern League Division Two was postponed.

The game between the Northumbrian rivals was due to take place yesterday morning but had to be called off.

Town’s next match is at home against Tow Law Town on Saturday.

Elsewhere in the division, the scores were:

Brandon United 2 Esh Winning 2

Chester-le-Street 2 Birtley Town 0

Jarrow Roofing 10 Horden CW 2

Northallerton Town 1 Darlington RA 1

Ryhope CW 2 Seaham Red Star 2

Thornaby 4 Stokesley Sports Club 3 (abandoned after 73 minutes due to player injury)

Tow Law Town 2 Crook Town 3