Shildon 1-3 Hamilton Academical

Two goals in the final nine minutes and two penalties were the difference between the sides as Shildon took on Scottish Premiership opposition at Dean Street. The Railwaymen took the lead through Paul Connor and almost held on to it until half time but a 45th minute penalty, converted by Jason Scotland, brought the visitors […]

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Shildon v Tayport

Tom Clegg’s photos of Shildon’s home pre-season friendly against Scottish Juniors, Tayport FC. The game ended in a 2-2 draw which saw Shildon take the opportunity to blood some of their youngsters from the reserves, none of which looked out of place in the first team jersey. Toms photos can also be viewed on Flickr.

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Guisborough Town v Shildon

Shildon took the lead in their pre-season Eric Powell Charity Cup match at Guisborough Town, but the home side proved too strong for the much-changed Shildon, who gave some of their young reserves the opportunity to taste first team football. Two unstoppable free kicks and another goal gave Guisborough a 3-1 win and the trophy. […]

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Shildon v Stranraer

Tom Clegg’s photos from Shildon’s home friendly against Stranraer are now available to view here and at Flickr. Shildon lost to a late Stranraer goal but held their own for the majority of the game:

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Pay what you can to see Shildon v Hamilton Accies

Shildon have secured a late addition to their friendly schedule in the form of Scottish Premier League opposition.  Hamilton Academical FC will be the visitors to Dean Street next Saturday, 26th July in a special Community Friendly. Instead of the usual entry fee, Shildon are opening the gates and asking the community to ‘pay what you can’ […]

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New home and away kit unveiled

Shildon will be sporting a new home and away kit over the next two seasons, modelled here by last season’s Player of the Year, Darren Craddock; club captain, Mark Hudson; goalkeeper, Lewis Graham; forward, Ben Wood, and new boy Adam Rundle. New major sponsor Victus Solutions UK will sponsor the home kit for the first […]

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Tow Law v Shildon

Shildon’s pre-season got off to a flier with a 5-2 win at Tow Law Town. Billy Greulich-Smith opened the scoring at the Ironworks before Paul Connor doubled the visitors’ lead. But the home side tested the Railwaymen by scoring either side of half time to draw the sides level before Shildon retook the lead through […]

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Shildon 0-1 Stranraer

Shildon unveiled their new home kit against Stranraer on Friday night in their third pre-season friendly of the new campaign.  It was also their first match of the new season back at Dean Street and although they fell to a single goal two minutes from time, the Railwaymen can be hugely satisfied at matching the Scottish […]

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Railwaymen trek from Britain’s highest pub

You have to be either crazy or a Shildon fan to be setting off from Britain’s highest pub at 10am on a Sunday morning to walk 8 miles across country to Bowes. In this case our intrepid adventurers are indeed Shildon fans: Norman Smith (also a club director), Wilf Tray, Amanda Scaife and Tom Clegg […]

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Tow Law 2-5 Shildon

The close season officially ended today for the Railwaymen and their hosts, Tow Law Town, and for Shildon the new season began with a five star display at the Ironworks.  Shildon dominated possession and took a two goal first half lead before some lax defending allowed the Lawyers back into the game with two cheap replies. But the […]

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