Shaymen sign winger

Town have boosted their squad ahead of the Blue Square Bet North clash with Eastwood at the Shay on Saturday by signing winger James Marwood from Conference Premier high flyers Gateshead.

The 21-year-old, who has had spells with Newcastle United, Blyth Spartans and Team Northumbria, is the son of former Arsenal and Sheffield Wednesday ace Brian Marwood.

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