Match Preview | Penrith (H)

The opposition: Penrith

Ground: The Frenchfield Stadium, CA11 8UA

Daren Persson Stadium to Tow Law Town: 70 mile

Last Season: th place – Northern League Division One

Twitter: @penrith_afc

This weekend we welcome Penrith to the Daren Persson Stadium.

The lads full of confidence after Wednesday night’s emphatic win against Tow Law Town will be looking to put in another good performance.

Goals from Matty Telfer x2, Jaidon Odle, Able Fletcher and Cai Pritchard secured the all important three points, putting the Robins back into the top 10 in the league standings.

Our visitor’s find themselves sat in 15th place, last time out, they beat Seaham Red Star 3-1 at their Frenchfield Stadium home, goals from Luke Brown, Joshua Crews and Luke Hunter securing the win.

This is the first meeting between the two sides, with the reverse fixture scheduled for 20th April, the last weekend of the season.

We hope that you can join us to cheer on the lads. If you are not able to join us, updates will be available via social media @northshieldsfc

Form Guide (Last 5 in all competitions)

North Shields W L D W W 

Penrith W L L L L 


Adults £7

Concessions £5

Under 16’s Accompanied FREE \ Unaccompanied £1

Matchday Programme £2.50

Additional Ticket Information

Half price season tickets are also on sale

Adults £60

Concessions £40

Season tickets are on sale via our website,

How to find us

Whether you’re a North Shields fan or you’re following another team to Tyneside, you can look forward to a warm North East welcome at The Daren Persson Stadium.

In this visitor guide, you’ll find all the important information you need before your arrival.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

By Car

The postcode of the stadium is NE29 0SS. Some limited parking spaces can be found at the stadium and there is plenty and free street parking on West Percy Road adjacent to the stadium.

By the Tyne & Wear Metro

Tyneside is well served by a light rail system known as the Tyne & Wear Metro. North Shields is easily accessible from Newcastle City Centre from Monument station where trains to the Coast go via North Shields. The Daren Persson Stadium is served by two stops, Meadow Well (5 minutes’ walk) or North Shields (10 minutes’ walk).

By Bus

The 306 & 307 bus service from Newcastle City Centre (Haymarket Bus Station) to Tynemouth runs within close proximity to the stadium. The stadium is located off Waterville Road (East).