Ferryhill Athletic Reform!

By Rachel Connor-Hill for The Northern Echo The name and colours of a historic County Durham football team which holds the record for the biggest post war FA Cup victory are back in action for the first time since the 1990s. The team, which played Wheatley Hill on Saturday in their first match using the … Read more

Ferryhill, Skinningrove Works and Workington

Northern Echo article about Ferryhill's FA Cup run 1953-54

From the Northern Echo, Saturday November 17th 2018. Sixty-five years ago, at the start of the 1953-54 season, Ferryhill Athletic made waves in the FA Cup competition by hitting the highest number of goals ever recorded by a North East team, amateur of professional, in a single game in the FA Cup competition, when they … Read more

Welcome to the new Ferryhill Athletic website

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve had a soft spot for Ferryhill Athletic. I was only 7 years old when I moved to Ferryhill with my family, but quickly took to the team. I remember going with my dad to see Ferryhill play in the Durham Challenge Cup Final at Darlington’s Feethams ground in … Read more