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Newton runs off with top prize in Heaton Harriers’ 10k race

Having his first competitive outing in four months, Morpeth Harrier Peter Newton made easy meat of the opposition in the annual Heaton Harriers Memorial 10k Road Race on Sunday.

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Morpeth U17s claim bronze in English Cross Country event

Morpeth U17s claim bronze in English Cross Country event

Daniel Dixon (9m38s), Taylor Glover (9m37s), and Rory Leonard (9m15s), all performed superbly to win bronze team medals for Morpeth Harriers in the U17 Men’s Championship, at the annual English Cross Country Relays, held at Berry Hill Park, Mansfield on Saturday.

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SGR Racing's Tom Oliver (20) in the Pirelli National Superstock 600 Championship at Brands Hatch in Kent.

Top 10 finish for SGR at final round

The Pirelli National Superstock 600 Championship concluded at Brands Hatch in Kent last week on the undulating GP Circuit, where Tom Oliver and SGR Racing finished in seventh place and fourth overall in the championship.

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Keira and Ashton represent Morpeth in cross country

Two athletes from Morpeth Harriers competed in the Jarrow & Hebburn AC Minors Cross Country events, held at Bedewell Park in Hebburn on Saturday.

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Harriers’ U17s shine at English Road Relay Championships

Harriers’ U17s shine at English Road Relay Championships

Morpeth Harriers’ star performers at Saturday’s English Road Running Association’s Road Relay Championships, held at Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield, were undoubtedly their U17 Men.

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Phil leads the way for Morpeth contingent at Haltwhistle

Phil leads the way for Morpeth contingent at Haltwhistle

A handful of Morpeth Harriers travelled West along the A69 to either Ovingham or Haltwhistle on Sunday morning in search of a competitive run.

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Gold medals for Morpeth U17 team at Northern Road Relay

Gold medals for Morpeth U17 team at Northern Road Relay

The gold won by Morpeth Harriers’ U17 boys was the highlight of the Northern Athletics Young Athlete and Senior Road Relays held in Manchester on Saturday.

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Hudspith first Morpeth Harrier home in the Great North Run

Hudspith first Morpeth Harrier home in the Great North Run

Morpeth Harriers were well represented in events over the Great North Run weekend, with some 26 runners taking part in Sunday’s half-marathon and another 19 taking part in the previous day’s Junior Races on the Quayside.

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Elia Viviani, right, and Edvald Boasson Hagen, centre, at the finish in Blyth. Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com

Tour of Britain: Drama as original winner of Northumberland stage penalised

Team Sky’s Elia Viviani was awarded victory on stage two of the Tour of Britain after Edvald Boasson Hagen was stripped of his win in a controversial finish in Blyth.
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Caled Ewan on his way to the stage victory in Kelso. Picture: SW Pix.

Tour of Britain: Aussie wins opening stage

Caleb Ewan started the 2017 OVO Energy Tour of Britain off where he ended the previous edition, standing atop the podium as a stage winner, having taken the victory at the end of the 190-kilometre opening leg between Edinburgh and Kelso in the Scottish Borders.
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Bamburgh Castle

Grab a bird's eye view of the Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain cyclists will be riding through Northumberland on Monday - and Bamburgh Castle is offering visitors a chance to see them from on high.

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Mark Cavendish

TOUR OF BRITAIN 2017: Mark Cavendish returns from injury to join Tour

Mark Cavendish will take part in the OVO Energy Tour of Britain as he makes his comeback from injury after fracturing his scapula in the Tour de France, it has been announced.

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The winner crosses the line at Blyth. Picture by Helen Smith

TOUR OF BRITAIN 2017: Key Northumberland timings and road closures

With just days to go until Northumberland is alive with the sights and sounds of the Ovo Energy Tour of Britain, spectators are being urged to arrive in plenty of time to catch the action.
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Action from the Tour of Britain

TOUR OF BRITAIN 2017: ITV4 is to screen every minute of the race

Cycling fans will be able to watch every moment of the Tour of Britain live, as ITV4 will be screening all eight stages from start to finish, in their entirety, for the first time.

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Geraint Thomas

TOUR OF BRITAIN 2017: Famous faces set to compete in the race

Among the star names who have already been confirmed for the OVO Energy Tour of Britain, which begins on Sunday (September 3), are the recently crowned European Champion Alexander Kristoff; World Time Trial Champion Tony Martin; and Team Sky’s Michal Kwiatkowski; plus multiple British Time Trial Champion Alex Dowsett.

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Double defeat for Morpeth as Birkett hits 131 runs for Tillside

Double defeat for Morpeth as Birkett hits 131 runs for Tillside

There was a double defeat for Morpeth 1sts and 2nds in the Northumberland and Tyneside Senior Cricket League on Saturday.

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Cricket stumps.

Defeats for Morpeth and Ponteland

Morpeth Cricket 1sts went down to a heavy nine wicket defeat at the hands of Bates Cottages in the Northumberland and Tyneside Senior League on Saturday.

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Morpeth pair win national competition

Morpeth pair win national competition

Morpeth golfers David Clark and Martyn Jobling are the 2017 PGA Fourball Champions.

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Griffiths takes gold to defend her Northern U17 javelin title

Griffiths takes gold to defend her Northern U17 javelin title

Four Morpeth Harriers were in action at the annual Northern Athletics combined Under 13/Under15/Under17 Track and Field Championships, held on Saturday and Sunday, at Leigh Sports Village in Greater Manchester.

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The picturesque Kielder Marathon.

Places for Kielder Marathon races are filling up fast

Places for Britain’s most beautiful races during Kielder Marathon weekend are filling up fast.
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