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Ground Guide: Frenchfield Park, Penrith

Northern League Day fixture: Penrith vs Sunderland RCA Formed in 1894, Penrith originally joined the Northern League in 1947. After spells in the North-West Counties and Northern Premier, and a 1981-82 FA Cup first round victory over Chester City in … Continue reading

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Why the Northern League Matters to Me #12

It’s all about roots, traditions, the essential essence of the game, and preserving a place for those with dreams of bigger things. I guess it all started round 1963 and 1964 the year that Sunderland ended six seasons in the … Continue reading

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