... about only going to NW Durham, Liconolsnhire and South Yorkshire.

… about only going to NW Durham, Lincs and South Yorkshire.

Pete Sixsmith had already seen the first team pre-season when they came from behind to beat Evostik Premier League side Darlington at Heritage Park, Bishop Auckland. Having decided to not to make the trip to the U.S.A. and Canada here was his second opportunity to see how the Lads were progressing in their build up to the forthcoming Premiership Campaign. Here in the first of his seven word summaries for 2015-2016 he appears completely underwhelmed by their performance in South Yorkshire.

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Born in Hetton le Hole, deputy editor Malcolm Dawson's first game at Roker Park was the three all draw with Leicester City at the beginning of the 64-65 season. Having spent more than thirty years living in the East Midlands, he was Chairman and Information Officer of the Heart of England Branch of the Supporters' Association but has now returned to live in County Durham.

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