Arrival | Blyth Spartans Name Stuart Dick as New Media Manager

15th May 2017

Koast FM’s Stuart Dick will take over from long-time Blyth Spartans media manager Phil Castiaux for the new season. The 28-year-old head of sport for the Northumbrian radio station had also been in charge of the media output for Northern League side Morpeth Town, but will end a three-year association at Craik Park in order to help cover Spartans’ upcoming return to the National League North. Dick – who is studying towards…


Programme Editor Vacancy at Blyth Spartans

6th May 2017

Following Craig Dobson’s departure at the end of the recent campaign, Blyth Spartans are looking for a new voluntary programme editor for next season. Craig enjoyed a successful season producing last year’s official matchday magazine and even continued his role despite moving to Manchester back in January, but he has stepped down from his role in order to focus on his marketing job at the National Football Museum. The out-going…


Spartans’ “SuperDan” Maguire Set For International Call Up With England C Side

4th May 2017

Following another exceptional season at Blyth Spartans, the club are delighted to announce that striker Daniel Maguire has been rewarded for his fine form with a call up to the England C team. Maguire – who was named as the Evo-Stik Premier League Player of the Season, Port of Blyth Player of the Season and Blyth Spartans Supporters’ Club Player of the Season for 2016/17 – has caught the attention…


Media Notice

Press passes for the Blyth Spartans v Grantham Town game on Saturday must be applied for and will only be granted to recognised media outlets.

18th April 2017

Blyth Spartans Seek New Media Manager

24th March 2017

Blyth Spartans’ long-standing media manager Phil Castiaux has decided to retire at the end of this season, due to increased work commitments. Phil has presided over the club’s press and media operations for more than 20 years and – during his time with the club – media operations have undergone major changes, with the introduction of video recording, live internet radio commentary and Facebook and Twitter feeds. Under his guidance,…


Match Report | Blyth Spartans v Frickley Athletic

Croft Park press box
8th March 2017

  By Sam Donovan In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Tuesday March 7 2017 Blyth Spartans 5 – 1 Frickley Athletic   Blyth bounced back to winning ways with a comfortable victory over Frickley Athletic in what was a convincing performance from pretty much the first minute. Luke Armstrong grabbed a brace, Robbie Dale and Sean Reid tapped home simple goals and Matthew…


Match Report | Mickleover Sports 1 – 7 Blyth Spartans

22nd January 2017

  Report by Sam Donovan In association with: Alan McLean FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Consultant Evo-Stik Premier League Saturday January 21 2017 Mickleover Sports 1-7 Blyth Spartans The Spartans produced a scintillating performance to come away from Don Amott Arena with a resounding 7-1 victory over Mickleover Sports as Spartans remained unbeaten in 2017. There was one change from the side that had won against Skelmersdale as Matty Pattison was replaced…


Match Preview | Coalville Town v Blyth Spartans

6th January 2017

EVO-STIK NORTHERN PREMIER DIVISION Venue: The Mander Cruickshank Solicitors Stadium, Owen Street, Coalville, LE67 3DA Date: Saturday January 7 Kick Off: 3pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter ADMISSION Adults £10 Concessions £7 Juniors £1 TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans face a tricky task this weekend, against one of the form sides in the division – in the shape of Coalville Town. Blyth were victorious in their opening game of 2017…


Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v Altrincham

9th December 2016

BUILDBASE FA TROPHY THIRD QUALIFYING ROUND REPLAY Venue: Croft Park, Blyth (NE24 3JE) Date: Saturday December 10 Kick Off: 3pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter Radio Blyth Live ADMISSION £10 – Adults (+1 under 10 free with every paying adult) £5 – Concessions £1 Extra – Entry to Port of Blyth Stand TEAM NEWS Blyth face Altrincham once again on Saturday, in their Buildabase FA Trophy replay – following a…


Match Preview | Altrincham v Blyth Spartans

6th December 2016

BUILDBASE FA TROPHY THIRD QUALIFYING ROUND Venue: J. Davison Stadium, Moss Lane, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA15 8AP. Date: Tuesday December 6. Kick Off: 7.45pm. SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter Radio Blyth Live ADMISSION £10 – Adults £5 – Concessions TEAM NEWS Blyth will hope to continue their Buildbase FA Trophy campaign on Tuesday evening, when they make the trip to Altrincham. Hopefully, it will be third time lucky for Alun Armstrong’s…