Divisional Cups in the Alliance
It was cup day in the Northern Alliance League on Saturday with Divisional Cups being played.
Ponteland United won 2-0 away to North Shields Athletic in the Challenge Cup for Premier Division sides.
In the Division 1 Combination Cup, red Row Welfare went down 2-1 away to Cramlington United whilst in the Amateur Cup for Division 2 teams, Newbiggin won 4-1 away to Wideopen and District; Ellington won 3-1 at home to Willington Quay Saints and Stobswood Welfare won 2-0 at home to Burradon.
In the Cowey Cup Ponteland Reserves beat Morpeth FC 5-0 whilst Morpeth Town Reserves beat Wideopen A 3-0.