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.
8:31pm Tuesday 22nd November 2016
ALL QUAKERS headed off the roads at the weekend, with several racing in memory of a fellow local runner.
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4:00pm Thursday 23rd March 2017
NORMALLY, an England manager spends the first six months of his reign indulging in jingoistic bravado. “We’ve got the best players in the world.” “Everyone will be afraid of facing England.” “Our target is to win the next World Cup”.
3:52pm Thursday 23rd March 2017
ALEKSANDAR MITROVIC is hoping to get his season back on track by starring for Serbia in tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier in Georgia.
6:08am Thursday 23rd March 2017
BELGIAN Adnan Januzaj is determined to learn from his close friend and compatriot in a bid to become a Premier League sensation after a frustrating year with Sunderland.
6:06am Thursday 23rd March 2017
MOHAMED DIAME has given Rafael Benitez food for thought ahead of Newcastle United’s crucial run of April fixtures which are likely to determine their Championship future.
5:57pm Thursday 23rd March 2017
DARLINGTON’S match with Bradford Park Avenue has been rearranged for Wednesday, March 29, meaning three of their players are now ruled out of contention for a charity game representing the National League North.
5:00am Thursday 23rd March 2017
SAVANNAH MARSHALL is set to announce her conversion to the professional ranks after formally ending her association with Team GB’s amateur set-up.
6:01pm Thursday 23rd March 2017
NEWCASTLE FALCONS have signed Lyon prop forward Sami Mavinga and Jersey Reds flanker Gary Graham as they firm up their plans for next season.
4:38pm Thursday 23rd March 2017
NORTHALLERTON driver Paige Bellerby continued where she left off last season as she claimed victory in the SuperNational class at the opening round of the British Rallycross Championship at Croft, writes Larry Carter.
5:26am Thursday 23rd March 2017
ANDREW GALE hailed Azeem Rafiq's improved fitness and heightened confidence after the off-spinner took three wickets on day one of Yorkshire's pre-season friendly against Papua New Guinea in Dubai yesterday.
4:13pm Wednesday 22nd March 2017
DARLINGTON's match this evening with Bradford Park Avenue at Blackwell Meadows has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
10:50am Wednesday 22nd March 2017
ADAM BARTLETT will make his Darlington debut this evening after joining from Hartlepool United.
4:31pm Wednesday 22nd March 2017
JORDAN RHODES will not be returning to Middlesbrough at the end of the season despite Aitor Karanka’s departure from the Riverside Stadium.
1:21pm Wednesday 22nd March 2017
SEB Larsson is happy for Sunderland to put talks about his contract on hold until the summer.
6:58am Wednesday 22nd March 2017
NEWCASTLE UNITED have been hit with a further injury blow, but goalkeeper Karl Darlow thinks competition for places is driving the surge towards the Premier League.
12:02am Wednesday 22nd March 2017
HE turns 36 at the end of next month, yet John O’Shea thinks his performances for Sunderland are the perfect preparation for a heated international outing rather than a two-week break.
8:56am Wednesday 22nd March 2017
DARLINGTON hope to make a new signing in time for Wednesday night's game at Blackwell Meadows against with Bradford Park Avenue.
4:46pm Tuesday 21st March 2017
MIDDLESBROUGH’S Ben Gibson is waiting to hear whether he will receive his first England call-up as Gareth Southgate ponders a replacement for Phil Jones.
11:42am Tuesday 21st March 2017
HARRY REDKNAPP has rubbished theories he is in line to take over at Middlesbrough.
7:00am Tuesday 21st March 2017
LAMINE KONE has been withdrawn from international duty with the Ivory Coast in order to have the best possible opportunity of being fit for Sunderland’s trip to Watford.
6:00am Tuesday 21st March 2017
AYOZE PEREZ claims the international break has come at an ideal time for Newcastle United, and is confident the Magpies will return to action refreshed ahead of the final eight games of the season.