10:02am Wednesday 29th March 2017
ON A weekend which saw most runners going round in circles, a few Quakers also ended the weekend with some prizes too.
8:53pm Wednesday 22nd March 2017
A BUSY weekend of action saw Quakers setting new personal bests, breaking club records and, in one case, coming home with a piece of silver.
11:18pm Sunday 19th March 2017
FOLLOWING SEVERAL months of trials and late night training sessions, Billingham Junior Ice Hockey club are proud to announce that 10 players from their u13s squad have been selected to represent the Northern Conference team which is to compete in the annual inter conference Tournament to be held at Ice Sheffield from 26th to 19th May.
8:53pm Tuesday 28th February 2017
QUAKERS CAME together as one at the weekend to remember our friend Neil Harrington, who sadly passed away last week. Almost 100 black and white vests turned up at the parkrun in South Park to run the course together; the group headed by his wife Linda and their daughter Rachel. Several other members also turned up to either volunteer or support...
9:57am Thursday 23rd February 2017
THREE AYCLIFFE club runners participated in the Preston Park trail run, part of the Stockton-Tees-Trail series. Only The course was icy and muddy in parts, making it a tricky run on a cold but sunny morning. The three runners ran their own race but finished together in 46th, 47th and...
12:38pm Sunday 19th February 2017
FOOTBALL fans are asked to support their club financially, as it needs cash for stadium improvements required by the FA.
6:12pm Tuesday 14th February 2017
WHEN TALKING to youngsters about eating healthy, they often think that this means they cannot have the foods they love; burgers, sausages and chicken nuggets, but The Darlington Young Bulls Under 11’s team have been working with one of the club’s valued sponsors, Alderson Butchers of Cockerton to create a product fit for a...
10:24am Wednesday 1st February 2017
WHILE MOST Quakers spent the weekend racing in the mud again, one runner at least found somewhere much drier and sunnier.
8:26pm Tuesday 24th January 2017
IT WAS either running in the mud or going round and round a park for Quakers on a typically quiet January weekend.
11:02pm Tuesday 17th January 2017
A WEEK which featured the first big race of the season and the latest cross country event also saw the Quaker colours now heading to their southernmost point ever.
5:58pm Tuesday 10th January 2017
THE FIRST full weekend of the year was fairly quiet in terms of races, though it did see the Quaker colours head the furthest east in the world than ever before.
6:49pm Tuesday 3rd January 2017
AS ONE year turned into another, there were plenty of races on the calendar in a week which saw the Quaker colours flying in two different countries.
12:01pm Wednesday 28th December 2016
WITH THE big day falling on a weekend this year, it meant the only action Quakers saw last week was in the park, though several of them took the opportunity to run twice in two days.
8:27pm Wednesday 21st December 2016
THE FINAL weekend before Christmas saw the 10K league series completed, festive prizes on offer and a parkrun anniversary being marked.
8:20pm Tuesday 13th December 2016
JUST ABOUT everyone headed off road at the weekend, apart from two Quakers who managed to find a road run in much sunnier climes.
8:22pm Tuesday 6th December 2016
A WEEKEND of limited races saw the handful of Quakers who were running scattered far and wide.
11:19am Wednesday 30th November 2016
IT WAS a great turn out from Aycliffe Running Club at the annual Ravenstonedale 10k on Saturday 26 November. Weather was cold but bright and the ground was frosty and icy in places. The undulating course was in around the picturesque village of Ravenstonedale near Kirkby Stephen.
10:07pm Tuesday 29th November 2016
THIS WEEKEND saw the welcome return of North East Harrier League Cross Country with the third meeting held at the new venue of Thornley Hall Farm near Peterlee.
5:32pm Tuesday 29th November 2016
A FAIRLY quiet week of racing saw most Quakers heading over to Cumbria in a last minute dash for points.
9:27pm Tuesday 22nd November 2016
ON 5 November club runner Mark Wade participated in Hellvellyn 10k trail race, which is part of the Lakeland Trail series. The conditions on the day were cold but sunny; ideal running weather. Mark completed the race in an impressive time of 37:39 and placed 2nd overall.
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5:58pm Thursday 30th March 2017
DRAMA has become the norm at boxing press conferences, fuelled perhaps most notably by social media and heightened by the actions of a certain David Haye and Tony Bellew.
5:39pm Thursday 30th March 2017
5:29pm Thursday 30th March 2017
JORDAN PICKFORD thinks this summer will help him mature on the professional stage for his country, even if the Sunderland goalkeeper fears it is mission impossible to dethrone Joe Hart as England’s No 1.
5:00am Thursday 30th March 2017
GEORGE FRIEND is not expected to be available for Middlesbrough’s crucial relegation battle at Swansea this weekend, and the full-back faces a battle to recover for the final few weeks of the season.
5:00am Thursday 30th March 2017
NEWCASTLE UNITED officials are unconcerned at West Ham’s mounting interest in Rafael Benitez, and are confident the club’s current manager will still be around to spearhead their return to the Premier League provided promotion is achieved in the next six weeks.
11:14pm Thursday 30th March 2017
HARVEY SAUNDERS grabbed the limelight when he scored late in Wednesday’s 1-0 win over Bradford Park Avenue, and nobody was more relieved to have avoided being centre of attention than Darlington’s Adam Bartlett.
7:47pm Thursday 30th March 2017
4:18pm Thursday 30th March 2017
THE race for the playoffs is starting to resemble a game of musical chairs where the accompanying music is the Hokey Cokey. In, out, in, out and, as we’re top of the form table, we’re clearly shaking it about. The big question for us is where we will be sitting when the music stops on April 29.
3:32pm Thursday 30th March 2017
A MAN has been arrested after the referee of a North Yorkshire Saturday league football game was assaulted on the pitch.
12:20pm Thursday 30th March 2017
RHYS OATES could be back in contention for Hartlepool United this afternoon.
11:41am Thursday 30th March 2017
SUNDERLAND striker Duncan Watmore helped save the lives of three holidaymakers in a boat crash while on holiday in Barbados, it is being reported today.
5:00am Thursday 30th March 2017
THE Brownlee brothers might be the most famous names in British triathlon, but with double Olympic champion, Alastair, turning his attention towards the Ironman discipline, there is a chance they will not be alongside each other on the start line in Tokyo at the 2020 Games.
3:14pm Wednesday 29th March 2017
JOHN O’SHEA is winning his battle to be fit for Sunderland’s crunch Premier League game at Watford, and is set to be reunited with Lamine Kone at Vicarage Road.
6:05am Wednesday 29th March 2017
MASSADIO HAIDARA is not ready to give up on his Newcastle United career just yet after being told he will struggle to play again this season.
5:38am Wednesday 29th March 2017
5:13am Wednesday 29th March 2017
JONATHAN WOODGATE will bring a ‘wealth of experience’ in the battle to keep Middlesbrough in the Premier League claims head coach Steve Agnew.
11:43pm Wednesday 29th March 2017
SUPER sub Harvey Saunders came off the bench to score the winner as Darlington climbed back into the play-offs.
5:16am Wednesday 29th March 2017
ANNA SCOTT felt broken last year and wondered if a major long-standing hip problem would prevent her from returning to the top table of her sport.
5:00am Wednesday 29th March 2017
FIRST-CHOICE centre-backs Kevin Brown and Gary Brown return for Darlington this evening when they make a second attempt to face Bradford Park Avenue at Blackwell Meadows.
7:00pm Wednesday 29th March 2017
Deputy Sports Editor Craig Stoddart reports live from Blackwell Meadows as Darlington take on Bradford Park Avenue.