Category Archives: Northern League Day

Northern League Ramblings – The First Chapter

As previously mentioned once or twice, I am in the process of writing a book based upon my 45 game tour of the Northern League 2011/12 season.  Due to poor organisation and an addition to the family, it is taking … Continue reading

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Non League Day

This weekend sees the return of Non League Day to the footballing calendar. With the Premier League and Championship having no fixtures as a result of the international break, Non League Day was set up as an initiative to encourage … Continue reading

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The STL Northern League 2011/2012

102 days after Dunston UTS secured a 1-0 away win at South Shields in the final Northern League game of the 2010/2011 season, the new campaign will begin in ernest. With Newcastle United live on TV on Saturday evening and … Continue reading

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Need a Footy Fix?

Its been a long old summer, and whilst there has been England U21, England U17 and England Women on varying screens over the last few weeks, it is now only a matter of time before the ‘regulation’ season kicks off … Continue reading

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Northern League Day – Ryton v Billingham Synthonia

After much anticipation and explaining to friends and colleagues exactly why I was  going to watch Ryton & Crawcrook Albion on a warm spring day, the first Northern League Day was here.  The fact that typing Northern League Day rather … Continue reading

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South Shields v Norton & Stockton

After being thoroughly underwhelmed by England’s performance against the Welsh on Saturday I decided to give the friendly against Ghana a miss and take in some Northern League action instead. A quick peek at the fixture list showed me that … Continue reading

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From Seaham Red Star to Newcastle United

Every few weeks it seems that another youngster is being linked with a move to a top Premier League club after being identified in the media as ‘the next big thing’. In most cases these youngsters have played a handful … Continue reading

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