Wonderful Wallington stun leaders
Published at 08:58, Thursday, 29 August 2013
WALLINGTON'S impressive form continued as they were comfortable in their 2-0 victory over Northern Alliance leaders Killingworth Station.
The flying hosts claimed fourth spot with their third victory of the season, ending their formidable visitors' 100 per cent record in the process.
Stocksfield played out a goalless draw when they hosted Northbank Carlisle, ending a run of three successive defeats.
In Division One, Hexham let slip a one-goal lead as they went down 2-1 at home to Cullercoats.
Ponteland United returned from their long trip to Wooler with a 2-2 draw, but Heddon remain without victory after losing 5-2 at North Shields Athletic.
Chopwell are up to fifth in Division Two following their 3-1 win at Cramlington United.
Prudhoe Town were once again involved in a high-scoring encounter, but ended on the wrong end of a 5-4 scoreline when they welcomed Harton and Westoe CW in the Wearside League.
Published by http://www.hexhamcourant.co.uk
This week in... 1972Friday, December 15, 1972...
STAFF at five hospitals in the Tynedale area walked out during a strike over pay.
Hexham General, Hexham War Memorial, Haltwhistle War Memorial, Wooley Sanatorium and Prudhoe hospitals, were all affected after the National Union of Public Employees called out their members.
Ancillary staff, including porters, cooks, telephone operators and boilermen joined the 12-hour stoppage with some NUPE members taking part in a protest march in Newcastle.