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 […]

Charlton arrives in Whickham

We are delighted to announce the signing of Kieron Charlton. The left-back is formerly of Sunderland RCA and most recently Hebburn Town. After signing he said: “I’m absolutely delighted to be here, I can’t wait to get going. “Looking at the squad and speaking to the manager there’s no reason why we can’t be pushing […]

England Schoolboy star signs

We are delighted to announce the signing of 17-year-old winger Sam Johnson. The youngster has previously played for Chester-Le-Street United and Esh Winning. Most recently he has plied his trade with England Schoolboys – alongside Harvey Smith – where he won Player of the Tournament in the Centenary Shield. After signing he said: “I’m looking […]

Nathan Stephenson is a Lang Jack

We are delighted to announce the signing of Nathan Stephenson from Northallerton Town.  The attacking midfielder captained the North Yorkshire side and won last season’s Supporters’ Player of the Year award. He played through the Middlesbrough Academy system until he was 16 before moving on to play for Newton Aycliffe, Crook Town, Whitley Bay and […]

Whickham find a way to defeat resilient Red Star

Whickham 2-1 Seaham Red Star Whickham came from behind to beat Seaham Red Star at The Glebe on Friday evening. Tom Lawson opened the scoring for Red Star in the first half before it was cancelled out by a Scott Robson penalty. The Whickham winner was scored by Tom Romano deep into the second half. […]

Last home fixture against The Star

On Friday evening we host Seaham Red Star at The First Mortgage Glebe in our last home fixture of the season. Red Star have endured a difficult season as they sit 16th and visit Whickham to play their final fixture of the season. A win would mathematically secure safety for the visitors however results would […]

Lang Jack’s struggle to score again

Penrith 0-0 Whickham Nothing could separate Penrith and Whickham on Saturday afternoon in Cumbria with both sides failing to threaten one another. A point moves Penrith closer to safety whilst Whickham continue to chase their best ever Northern League finish, having come seventh last season. The first half was a cagey affair where neither team […]

Nothing to separate The Lang Jacks and Whitley Bay

Whickham 0-0 Whitley Bay Whickham and Whitley Bay played out a 0-0 draw on Tuesday evening in which neither side particularly threatened. A point apiece keeps both sides in sixth and fourth respectively with just three fixtures left this season. The only chance of real substance in the first half was for the visitors as […]

West Allotment Celtic battle past Whickham

West Allotment Celtic 2-0 Whickham West Allotment Celtic battled past Whickham on Friday evening to win 2-0 in difficult conditions. Both goals came in the first half after Mikel Thompson and Mechack Kanda found the net. The result keeps West Allotment in fifth with now a four point gap between them and ourselves in sixth. […]

Tom Romano winner sinks Ashington

Whickham stunned Ashington with a last-minute winner to claim victory at The Glebe on Tuesday night. Karl Ross scored the only goal of the first half to give Ashington a half time lead. The second half saw Scott Robson and Tom Romano score before Scott Heslop equalised, but then Romano scored the winner at the […]

10 man Whickham dispatch Pickering Town

Whickham 4-1 Pickering Town Whickham inflicted more misery on relegation threatened Pickering Town on Saturday as they won 4-1 at The First Mortgage Glebe. Dan Turner opened the scoring and Shay Richardson scored two at the right end, and then one at his own in the first half. Tom Romano scored his first Whickham goal […]