Monthly Archives: October 2022

Midweek Ashington Test Looms

Whickham travel up the Northumberland coast to Ashington on Tuesday evening in the EBAC Northern League. The hosts have only played 11 league games so far this season due to a phenomenal FA Cup run to the 4th qualifying round. They still do however sit 6th with six games in hand on league leaders Bishop […]

Stalemate at Seaham

Whickham played out a goalless draw on the Durham coast against Seaham Red Star on Saturday. There were few chances for either team in what was a high tempo encounter. A point sees Whickham sit 11th in the division but with games in hand on those above. The game started with very few chances for […]

Seaham Red Star test awaits

Whickham will make the journey to the Durham Coast this weekend as we take on Seaham Red Star.  Red Star have had a tough campaign so far having won just two league games and sit second bottom. A tough test will await however with the hosts not doing any worse losing by more than one […]

Poor Lang Jacks exit FA Vase

Whickham’s FA Vase run ended abruptly after a 3-1 away defeat to Holker Old Boys at the Handmark Engineering Stadium. WRITES ADAM TONES. Holker scored two first-half goals through William McGladdery and Nathan Reid before a late second-half penalty deep into injury time from Samuel Joel sealed victory.  Nathan Greenwood pulled a goal back for […]

Cumbrian Cup Trip Coming Up

The Isuzu FA Vase returns this weekend as Whickham travel to the tip of the Furness peninsula to take on Holker Old Boys. The Cumbrian side play in the North West Counties league, in which they sit in 6th place – one below the play-off spots. Glyn Dixon’s side have been prolific in front of […]

Tom Howard double defeats Thornaby

Whickham fought back to win their first league game at The Glebe in a month, as they beat Thornaby 3-1. The visitors scored the only goal of the first half as Charlie Hindson found the net. Tom Howard led the comeback with two second half goals and Nathan Greenwood wrapped up all three points swiftly […]

Thornaby travel to The Glebe

Midweek action returns as Whickham play their third consecutive game at The Glebe, as Thornaby make the long journey north on Tuesday evening. The visitors, who finished third last season, currently sit second bottom this campaign. They have also taken a three point deduction following the fielding of an ineligible player. Former manager Paul Edwards […]

Wasteful Lang Jacks rue missed chances

Whickham had to settle for one point in an entertaining but controversial 1-1 draw against Carlisle City at a cold, wet and windy First Mortgage Glebe. WRITES ADAM TONES. The deadlock was broken just six minutes into the second half through Scott Robson’s close-range strike, but Samuel Atkinson rescued a point for the visitors inside the […]

Carlisle City travel to The Glebe

Carlisle City travel to the First Mortgage Glebe without a win in their previous six Northern League matches. The Cumbrian side sit 10th in the division after winning Division Two last season. City are monitoring the fitness of Dan Kirkup and Jordan Irving who were both forced off last time out against Newcastle Benfield. Although […]

Clinical Lang Jack’s cruise into the next round of the Durham Challenge Cup

Whickham convincingly beat Durham Corinthians on Tuesday evening to book their place in the next round of the Durham Challenge Cup.  The Lang Jacks scored seven goals which included hat-tricks for strikers Scott Robson and Nathan Greenwood while Jamie Dunn added another in the closing stages.  James Hughes and Cam Arthurs scored two well-taken goals […]