Morpeth to play North Shields for JR Cleator Cup

By Andrew McDonnell (@AndrewSJourno) Morpeth Town will kick-off their 2017-18 Northern League season by playing North Shields in the annual curtain raiser – the JR Cleator Cup. It has been announced that the Highwaymen have been invited to take part after finishing as runners-up in Division One last season. This news comes after South Shields declined the opportunity to take part, and the Robins will therefore be our opponents after finishing as runners-up in the League Cup. The JR Cleator Cup will take place at Craik Park on Saturday 29 July, and…

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