Birtley game OFF

Tonight’s Ernest Armstrong Memorial Cup match at Birtley Town has been postponed due to a frozen pitch.

The quarter-final tie had been due to take place at 7.30pm.

Details about a rearranged date for the fixture will be released in due course.

South Shields are next in action on Saturday when they travel to Darlington RA in Ebac Northern League Division Two. Kick-off is at 3pm.