Morpeth Sunday League will continue in 2015-16

The Morpeth Sunday League is set to continue, despite diminishing numbers.

The league recently held its 53rd annual general meeting, where it was agreed the competition would start the 2015-16 season.

But they are still actively looking for new clubs who wish to join before the season commences in mid-August.

Anyone interested in joining should contact the secretary, Alan Parker, on (01670) 819459 or the president, Syd Johnson, on (01670) 531224.

The roll of honour for the 2014-15 season was league champions: Ashington RAOB; runners-up: Amble Tavern; ES Johnson Challenge Cup: Amble Tavern; runners-up: Bedlington Market Tavern; George Cave Memorial Cup: Amble Tavern; runners-up: Bedlington Social Club; Ken Gray Memorial Cup: Ashington RAOB; runners-up: Shambles FC Morpeth; Team of the Year: Amble Tavern; Fair Play Winners: Wansbeck FC Morpeth, who did not receive any cautions or dismissals throughout the season; Secretary of the Year: Mark Farrell (Stobswood); Leading Goalscorer: Josh Hay (Amble Tavern) 38.