Harton rocked by fightback


Joe Kerridge had Harton and Westoe CW in front, but they went down 3-1 to visitors Richmond Town in the Wearside League last night.

Liam Darville, with a brace and Mark Simms were the matchwinners.

Boldon CA were beaten 3-0 by visitors Hartlepool for whom Alex Marshall, Ashley Clark and Carl O’Sullivan beat debutant goalkeeper Curtis Richardson, newly signed from neighbours Harton and Westoe CW.

In the Ebac Northern League’s First Division, David Renyard, Nathan Waterson and Martyn Coleman had Penrith three goals up at home to Jarrow Roofing, whose only response was a 96th-minute penalty from John Campbell.