Easington host Bishop Auckland in last of four pre-season friendlies arranged so far

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Northern League new boys Easington Colliery have arranged four friendlies ahead of the the 2015-16 season.

They visit neighbours Horden CW (July 11, 3pm), Spennymoor Town Reserves (July 21) and Whitley Bay (July 25) before hosting Bishop Auckland on Monday, July 27 (7pm).

Spennymoor striker Ian Ward has joined Bishop Auckland, who have also landed Darlington 1883 keeper Mark Bell. Ex-Ryhope CW striker John Butler is leaving Bishops.