SECOND QUALIFYING ROUND OF VASE

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).