02 Jul 2021 in First Team
Saturday 3rd July finally sees Ashington AFC return to action as they begin their pre-season match schedule.
Birtley Town v. Ashington AFC takes place at The Arrowmark Home Improvements Stadium, Birtley (DH3 2QW) with a 3:00pm kick off.
Birtley Town made their return to the Northern League (Division 2) at the beginning of the 2018/19 season after finishing as runners up to Newcastle University in the Northern Football Alliance - Premier Division the previous season.
Birtley were previously members of the Northern League between 2007 and 2016. their highest finish in Division 2 was in the 2011/12 season where they achieved a sixth place finish.
Before the curtailment of the 2020/21 season Birtley were sitting in 7th place just 4 points behind the top spot.
Doors at The Arrowmark Home Improvements Stadium will open at midday ahead of the 3:00pm kick off.
Entry prices for the match are £3 for Adults and £1 for concessions with Under 16s admitted free of charge.