Durham Challenge Cup Final 2018
Consett AFC v Dunston UTS
Thursday 26th April 2018
Kick Off 7:30pm
- Venue -
 The Hetton Centre, Welfare Road, Hetton-Le-Hole, DH5 9NE

Supporters bus info can be found here


Dunston UTS have reached the Final of Durham Challnge Cup for the third time in their history since entering the

competition way back in 1987.


We first reached the Final of the Durham Challenge Cup in 2005 but were beaten 3-0 by Hartlepool Utd with

the game being played at New Ferens Park home of Durham City.


It was to be another six years before we reached the final again, this time beaten 2-0 by Gateshead AFC at

The Hetton Centre (Match pictures )


Dunston UTS road to the 2018 final..

Prelim, Sept 12th, Bishop Auckland (H) 6 : 2,   Fitzpatrick 2, Hall, Heslop, Rundle 2.  

R1, Oct 25th, Jarrow FC (A) 3 : 1,  Fitzpatrick, Rundle 2.   

R2- Jan 2nd,  West Auckland (H) 2 : 2, Fitzpatrick (P), Lowther, Won 4 : 3 Pens Fitzpatrick, Hall,  Lowther, Martin,  

QF- Jan 31st, Sunderland AFC  (H) 2 :0,  Fitzpatrick, Heslop.  

Semi Final - Mar 14th, Hartlepool Utd (H) 3 : 1, Fitzpatrick 2, L. Thear.


Consett AFC's road to the 2018 final..

R1 - 24th Oct, Newton Aycliffe 1-0

R2 - 19th Dec, Sunderland West End, (H) 6-0

QF - 1st Feb, Easington Colliery (A) 5-0

Semi-Final - 13th March, Shildon (H) 0-0, Shildon won 5-4 pens.


Consett were winners in 1950, 1959, 1961,1969 and 2007.


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The Durham Challenge Cup was first contested in 1884 a list of all winners can be viewed here


Directions to The Hetton Centre..




The cup...

Durham Challenge Cup

Photograph by Ken Fitzpatrick