Signings Confirmed

Following on from Mick Tait’s first five new signings for the 2009/10 season, (M. Tait, S. Harrison, D Craddock, S. Turnbull and I. Graham), the club can report that midfielder Josh Gillies and striker John Alexander have both been registered with the club this week. It is expected that the retained players from last season namely Robert Dale, Chris McCabe, Mark Bell, John Brackstone, Andy Leeson, Sean Reay, Adrian Webster,…

20th July 2009
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Latest News

Blyth’s Manager Mick Tait has continued to add his squad in advance of the new Blue Square season which kicks off on August 8th when the Spartans travel to take on Telford. He is especially pleased to have signed 26-year-old former Durham City Captain Stephen Harrison who spent some time with Blyth a few years ago. “I’m delighted to get Harrison,” he said. “He is a quality player who is…

20th July 2009
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Stephen Harrison signs for the Spartans

Blyth Spartans are pleased to announce that the experienced right full back Stephen Harrison has signed for the club. Stephen, who is 26 years old, started his career at Sunderland and did have a spell with Blyth in 2004 before moving on to play for Gateshead and then Durham City. Stephen was captain of Durham City last season, when they secured promotion to the Unibond Premier League. New Manager Mick…

14th July 2009
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Blyth Spartans 2 Dunfermline Athletic 4 (Match report)

Saturday 11th July 2009 Attendance 333 BLYTH SPARTANS: Mark Bell (Ali Henderson 69); Ben Christiansen (Keiron Wrightson), John Brackstone (Michael Tait), Gareth Williams (Steven Collins), Joe Tait, Darren Craddock (Richard Forster HT), Chris McCabe (Shaun Reay HT), Steven Turnbull, Robbie Dale (Adrian Webster HT), Ian Graham (Josh Gillies), Michael Tait (Stuart Bath)  Spartans started their pre-season preparations against Scottish First Division side Dunfermline Athletic at Croft Park on Saturday. It’s the…

12th July 2009
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HMS Blyth

The officers and crew of HMS Blyth, who have just returned from a 3 year tour of duty in the Gulf, will be our special guests at our home match today with Dunfermline, we are sure that they will receive a warm welcome from all our supporters.

11th July 2009
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Mick Tait Interview

8th July 2009

Newly installed Spartans’ Manager Mick Tait recently took time out from pre-season training and the on-going player recruitment to talk to the official website on how he has found the job so far and what he hopes for this season and the future: – Q. It is almost 10 years since you were the Manager in your first spell, has Blyth Spartans changed much since the last time you were…

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AGM, Open Forum and Sponsors Night

It has been decided by the club to add the Sponsors Evening to the AGM and Forum on Thursday 6th August in the Social Club, this gives individuals as well as well as companies the opportunity to sponsor the club, raising funds, by the way of pitch, kit, match ball, score to win etc…… The timings for the night are as follows, all are welcome. 19.30 – 20.00 A.G.M. 20.00…

7th July 2009
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