Monthly Archives: November 2022

Guisborough come from behind to punish Whickham

It was a tale of two halves at a cold King George V Ground as Guisborough Town came from a goal down to claim a hard-fought victory against Whickham. WRITES ADAM TONES. Lee Haldane took charge of Whickham for the first time, with his team dominating most of the match but failing to capitalise on their […]

Ben Riley steps down as chairman of Whickham Football Club

The club would like to confirm Ben Riley has decided to step down from his role as chairman with Ross Gregory taking over on a full-time basis with immediate effect.  Ben, who has served as chairman since June 2020, will continue to support the club in a commercial role. Ben took over the responsibility of […]

Rampant Whickham brush aside young South Shield team in the Durham Challenge Cup

Whickham booked their place in the Durham Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a convincing 5-2 victory over a youthful South Shields side. WRITES ADAM TONES. Matty Pattison took interim charge of the Lang Jacks for the final time with new manager Lee Haldane casting an eye over his squad from a distance.  Scott Robson, Jamie Dunn, and […]

Cup Test against South Shields

After a 10 day break due to excessive rain, we return to action in the Durham Challenge Cup 2nd round. Shields travel to The Glebe with a young squad as they’ll simultaneously be in league action against Bamber Bridge. The tie was initially meant to be played last Tuesday but a waterlogged pitch postponed the […]

Disappointed Dom wants to prove a point against his former club

As kick-off approaches one man who knows a lot about tonight’s opposition is former South Shields academy defender Dom Agnew. WRITES ADAM TONES. Dom initially signed for Whickham on loan in November last year before completing a permanent transfer last summer following his release from South Shields.  The central defender has been an ever-present in […]

Whickham brush aside Crook to claim victory at Millfield

Whickham produced arguably one of their best performances of the season claiming all three points under the watch of caretaker manager Matty Pattison. WRITES ADAM TONES. The Lang Jacks, who are without a manager following the mid-week departure of popular figure Tony Fawcett; remained professional and secured a 3-0 away victory at Millfield.   Sam Dibb-Fuller […]

The Lang Jacks travel to Crook

Whickham travel to Crook Town on Saturday off the back of a dominant display last time out against Redcar. In what has been a disappointing couple days following the departure of Tony Fawcett and his team, managerless Whickham will be looking to continue where they left off. The Lang Jacks will have some absentees, including […]

Fawcett resigns as manager

Whickham FC manager Tony Fawcett has today resigned from his position with immediate effect. Fawcett, who was appointed manager in October 2021, informed chairman Ben Riley of his decision this morning after being approached to take over as Consett AFC’s new manager. Riley said: “It is with a heavy heart that I accepted Tony’s resignation. He […]