Tag Archives: Whickham

Northern Leagues United: Whickham FC

Eleven players and several pairs of brand new football boots turned out for the first Northern Leagues United training session. After a late cancellation, Whickham captain Paul Cavanagh gave up his evening to come and put us through our (half) … Continue reading

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Ever Onwards

It is, I suppose, the $1 million question: was Northern League Day a success or wasn’t it? For Ryton and Whickham, whose decision to kick off at 11.30 enabled people to take in two games in a day, the answer, … Continue reading

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Ground Guide: Glebe Sports Ground, Whickham

Northern League Day Fixture: Whickham vs Washington Although it had one of the largest coalmines in Europe at the start of the 14th century, Whickham is much better known nowadays as an elevated, genteel suburb of Gateshead, a two-time Britain … Continue reading

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