Colliers hit eight as Alnwick Town Reserves trip up

Northern Football Alliance round-up.
Northern Football Alliance round-up.

Northern Football Alliance results (Saturday, January 24)

There were contrasting fortunes for two north Northumberland teams as Shilbottle continued their impressive season with a 1-8 victory at Cramlington Town, while Alnwick Town Reserves suffered a 4-1 reverse at Forest Hall, both matches in Division Two.

Wooler’s home game against Blyth Isabella in Division One was postponed.

RESULTS (Saturday, January 24)

Newcastle Building Society, Premier Division: Ashington Colliers 4 North Shields Athletic 3, Carlisle City 1 Northbank Carlisle 2, Hebburn Reyrolle 0 Red House Farm 3, Seaton Delaval Amateurs 2 Killingworth Station 1.

Nike Division One: Cramlington Town 1 Cullercoats 2, Newcastle Chemfica Independent 2 Hexham 1, Newcastle University 4 New Fordley 3, Percy Main Amateurs 4 Birtley St Joseph’s FC 1, Wooler v Blyth Isabella pp.

Bay Plastics Division Two: Cramlington United 1 Shilbottle CW 8, Forest Hall 4 Alnwick Town Reserves 1, High Howdon Social Club 3 Seaton Burn 0, Swalwell 3 Lindisfarne Custom Planet 4, West Allotment Celtic A 2 Longbenton 2, Wideopen And District 1 Willington Quay Saints 3.

Bay Plastics Challenge Cup, semi-finals: Walker Central 2 Gateshead Rutherford AFC 0, Whitley Bay A 0 Blyth Town 2.

Bay Plastics Combination Cup, semi-finals: AFC Newbiggin 2 Wallsend Boys Club 1, Gosforth Bohemians 0 Ponteland United 2.

Bluefin Sport Amateur Cup, semi-finals: Newcastle Benfield Reserves 2 Grainger Park Boys Club 6, Whitburn Athletic v Gateshead Leam Rangers pp.

Northumberland FA Les Todd Senior Benevolent Bowl, quarter-final: Shankhouse FC v Wallington pp.

Durham FA Trophy, semi-final: Whickham SC 6 Sedgefield Netpark 2.