Great North Spartan

SpartansFan Martin Hunter will be running the Great North Run (well probably crawling up to the finish line) on Sunday, 20 September 2009 for the charity ‘Beating Bowel Cancer’ in his trusty Spartans shirt. If you would like to sponsor him please use the following link CLICK HERE Should any other SpartansFan being involved in a sponsorsed charity event with a Spartans theme, please send the details to us and…

14th August 2009
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Blyth Spartans 0 Southport 2 (More Match Photos)

14th August 2009

A photo gallery supplied by Milton Stonebank showing images from the Blyth Spartans v Southport clash at Croft Park on 11 August 2009. (Please contact Milton should you wish to use any of the images contained within this post) To see more of Milton’s photographs please click here

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Gazza at the Spartans!

13th August 2009

FRIDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 7.30 PM for 8.00 PM AT BSAFC SOCIAL CLUB BLYTH SPARTANS JUNIORS FOOTBALL CLUB Present A “Talk-In” with PAUL GASCOIGNE There will also be, arranged by Graham Forster, a football memorabilia auction with many of “Gazza’s” personally signed items. Tickets priced at £10.00, including pie & pea supper available from Ian Evans @ Blyth Spartans AFC from Tuesday 18 August.

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Exec Committee Minutes (10 Aug 2009)

MINUTES OF THE EXECUTIVE MEETING HELD ON MONDAY 10th of AUGUST Present ; A. Platten, K. Scott, I. Evans, G. Young, S. Ord, C. Baxter & R. Harding. 1. MINUTES OF LAST MEETING. a) The minutes of the last meeting (20.07.09) were approved. 2. MATTERS ARISING. a) IKE reported that the donation to the Bobby Robson Foundation, from our 100 years at Croft Park game was £4447.00. In addition to…

13th August 2009
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Blyth Spartans 0 Southport 2 (Match Photos)

12th August 2009

A selection of match action photos by Bill Broadley, from the match between Blyth and Southport. Which saw the visitors leave with all three points after Chris Simm gave them the lead after only three minutes before a second half goal against the run of play by Ciaran Kilheeney secured it for the Sandgrounders.            

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Conference Press Release – Chester City

Whilst discussions continue between the Football Conference and the Football Association, concerning the transfer of membership of Chester City FC Ltd to Chester City FC (2004) Ltd, the match between Chester City & Gateshead scheduled for Tuesday 11 August 2009 has been postponed. Both clubs have been advised. A meeting between representatives of the Football Conference and the Football Association has been arranged for Thursday 13 August in an attempt…

11th August 2009
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AFC Telford United 1 Blyth Spartans 1 (Match Report)

Attendance 1,847 AFC Telford Ryan Young, Lee Vaughan, Gareth Jelleyman, Gavin Cowan, Jimmy Turner, Liam Blakeman (sub Tom Field 58 mins), Jon Adams (sub Danny Carey Bertram 66 mins), Carl Rodgers, Phil Trainer (sub Danny Edwards 76 mins), Andy Brown, Steve Torpey Subs not used – Jamie Vermiglio, Matt Nolan Blyth Spartans Mark Bell, Stephen Harrison, John Brackstone, Michael Tait, Gareth Williams, Andrew Leeson, Chris McCabe, Stephen Turnbull, John Alexander,…

9th August 2009
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AFC Telford United 1 Blyth Spartans 1 (Merit Marks)

Detailed below are the marks for the AFC Telford v Blyth Spartans match played on Saturday 8 August 2009. The merit marks were awarded by Martin Hunter. Team 1. Mark Bell – 7/10 2. Stephen Harrison – 8/10 3. John Brackstone – 7/10 4. Michael Tait – 7/10 5. Gareth Williams (C) – 7/10 6. Andrew Leeson – 7/10 7. Chris McCabe – 7/10 8. Stephen Turnbull – 7/10 9….

9th August 2009
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Post AFC Telford United Review

Despite a hugely impressive opening to the new season by his side Blyth manager Mick Tait wasn’t getting carried away. The Spartans earned a 1-1 draw at title favourites AFC Telford and although he conceded that Blyth could have won the game and, indeed were the side mostly likely to do so, he thought that the Bucks were the better side. Indeed he told their manager Rob Smith what a…

9th August 2009
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