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West Auckland and Alnwick Town step in to fill vacant pre-season friendly dates

Consett have new opponents for two of their pre-season friendlies after their original scheduled opponents pulled out.

West Auckland Town from the Northern League will now visit Belle View Stadium at 3pm on Saturday 15 July after Kashmir FA said they were unable to fulfill the fixture.

And Alnwick Town from the Northern Alliance will provide the opposition on Saturday 29 July, which was a blank date, again with a 3pm kick-off.

The Steelmen now have eight warm-up games confirmed ahead of the 2023-24 Northern Premier League season. The full schedule is as follows:

Friday 7 July (H) v Boro Rangers 7.30pm KO

Tuesday 11 July (A) Shildon, KO 7.30pm

Saturday 15 July (H) West Auckland Town, KO 3pm

Tuesday 18 July (H) Newcastle Benfield, KO 7.30pm

Saturday 22 July (H) Silsden, KO 3pm

Tuesday 25 July (A) Tow Law Town, KO 7.30pm

Saturday 29 July (H) Alnwick Town, KO 3pm

Friday 4 August (H) Morpeth Town, KO 7.30pm

Admission for all home friendlies will be £7 for adults, £5 for over-65s and £3 for under-16s. Away prices are unknown at present.

Northern Premier League fixtures for the 2023-24 season are expected to be announced in mid-July.