Midlanders bank victory to ruin Blues’ survival chances

Hednesford keeper rushes clear to head the ball away from danger'picture: Brian Murfield
Hednesford keeper rushes clear to head the ball away from danger'picture: Brian Murfield

WHITBY Town’s survival hopes took a nosedive as promotion-chasers Hednesford Town grabbed a 2-0 win at the Turnbull on Saturday.

The Blues remain five points from safety in the EvoStik Premier and must win this coming Saturday’s six-pointer at bottom-of-the-table Burscough.

* Full report and pictures from Whitby v Hednesford in Friday’s Gazette.