Supporters’ Club Raises £350 For Sir Bobby Robson Foundation Through Blyth Spartans Training Shirt Sales

Blyth Spartans Supporters’ Club have raised a fantastic sum of £350 for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, through the sale of the club’s training tops this season. Supporters’ Club member John Parker was on hand to present the cheque to the foundation’s PR representative Liz Luff at Croft Park on Thursday night, for the latest fundraising effort that they have completed on behalf of the club. The donation – made…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 3-2 North Shields

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGM Chartered Management Accountant Techflow Group Northumberland Senior Cup Final Wednesday April 26 2017 Blyth Spartans 3-2 North Shields Blyth Spartans survived a spirited late showing from North Shields to end the season as double-winners – after dethroning the Techflow Group Northumberland Senior Cup holders with an enthralling 3-2 victory. A double from Luke Armstrong put a dominant Spartans ahead, but…

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Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v North Shields

TECHFLOW GROUP NORTHUMBERLAND SENIOR CUP FINAL Venue: St. James’ Park, Barrack Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4ST Date: Wednesday April 26 Kick Off: 7.30pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Radio Blyth Live Twitter ADMISSION £8.50 – Adults £4.50 – Concessions TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans end their season on Wednesday night, seeking to add another trophy to the Evo-Stik Northern Premier Division title they collected on Saturday. North Shields finished their league campaign…

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Chairman Interview | Platten Delighted by the Season

  This article appeared in the final league programme of the season against Grantham Town but here is a chance for supporters to read the thoughts of our Chairman Tony Platten on what has been an excellent season for Blyth Spartans.   Immediately after the Championship winning game against Halesowen Phil Castiaux spoke to Spartans’ Chairman Tony Platten.   So, Tony, we’ve won the League – how do you feel?…

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Club Links Up With New Hartley to Create Blyth Spartans Reserves

Blyth Spartans have teamed up with New Hartley FC to create a new Blyth Spartans Reserve side for next season. An application has been made for the newly formed side to play in the Northern Alliance League Division Two from 2017/18 at the request of Spartans manager Alun Armstrong, who has agreed a deal with New Hartley boss Colin Wotherspoon – in order to give Blyth access to some of the…

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Newcastle Stopper Woolston Wants to Remain at Blyth to Help Spartans in National League North Next Season

On-loan Newcastle United goalkeeper Paul Woolston revealed it would be “brilliant” if he could stay at Croft Park next season – as he has “loved every second” of his time at Blyth Spartans. The 18-year-old shot stopper arrived at the club back in November 2016 and provided a safe pair of hands between the sticks for the following six months – as Spartans went on to claim the Evo-Stik Premier…

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Grantham Town Sponsors

The sponsors lounge was once again full for Spartans last game of the season against Grantham Town. Perhaps the most unusual sponsorship of the year was for Tom Hughes. Tom thought he was going on a survival weekend with his best man. Upon leaving his home in North London he was bundled into a white transit van by hooded kid-nappers. It was only after the van had been travelling for…

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Spartans Skipper Dale Delighted National League North Promotion Has Fixed Relegation “Mess” From Five Seasons Ago

Blyth Spartans captain Robert Dale lifted the Evo-Stik Premier League title for the second time in 11 years after Saturday’s 5-1 win over Grantham Town, but he admitted that it meant a lot to finally sort out the “mess” the club had found itself in following relegation. After being demoted from the then-Conference North in 2012, Spartans went on a journey of rebuilding which began with Tom Wade in 2013…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 5-1 Grantham Town

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Saturday April 22 2017 Blyth Spartans 5-1 Grantham Town Blyth Spartans started their Evo-Stik League trophy celebrations in fine style on Saturday – as they ended their five-year tenure in the league with a 5-1 triumph over Grantham Town. Man of the Match Daniel Maguire opened the scoring on 17 minutes, before his back-heel…

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