Darlington are to hold a fans’ forum next week at Blackwell Meadows with manager Martin Gray and assistant Brian Atkinson in attendance.

Taking place on Wednesday, July 9, there shall be a presentation by the club's board after which fans will be invited to ask any questions. Gray, Atkinson and several players will be in attendance to talk about on-field matters and preparation for the new season.

All fans are welcome to attend the event which will also be an opportunity to buy season tickets and the club's new home shirts.

Quakers' first pre-season friendly is on Saturday, July 12 at Newcastle Benfield (3pm). Other games to be played are: 

Tuesday, July 15: away at Northallerton Town (7.30pm)
Saturday, July 19: home to Sunderland (3pm)
Saturday, July 26: away at Billingham Synthonia (3pm)
Saturday, August 2: away at Whitby Town (3pm)