South Shields to stage games at Peterlee after Filtrona exit

South Shields

South Shields will play their Northern League Division Two opener against Northallerton at Peterlee, 20 miles away from the South Tyneside town.

and Peterlee's Eden Lane proved the most suitable available alternative.

"Moving to Peterlee was the only option left to us," chairman Gary Crutwell told the Shields Gazette.

"We searched for somewhere in Tyne and Wear, without success."

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