The draws for the first two rounds of the Buildbase FA Vase were made before the start of the season.

Following yesterday’s ties, the second qualifying round is:

Blyth Town v West Allotment Celtic

Birtley v Knaresborough Town

Redcar Town v Billingham Town

Eccleshill United v Bishop Auckland

Northallerton Town v Penrith

North Shields v Whickham

Chester-le-Street v Easington Colliery

Barnoldswick Town v Heaton Stannington

Carlisle City v Esh Winning

Willington v Thornaby

Billingham Synthonia v Brandon United

Albion Sports v Newcastle Benfield

Newton Aycliffe: walkover: scheduled opponents – Boro Rangers – not accepted into the competition

Ties are on Saturday, September 25 with the winners receiving £675 and the losers £225.

Consett, Ryhope CW and Seaham Red Star are exempt until the First Round Proper (Saturday October 23).

West Auckland is exempt until the Second Round Proper (Saturday November 20).