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A.G.M. and Open Forum

The A.G.M. of Blyth Spartans A.F.C. Ltd will be held on Thursday 6th August commencing 7.30pm at Blyth Spartans Social Club. Once the A.G.M. is closed (approximately 8.00pm), an open forum will then follow it, where The Executive Committee and Manager Mick Tait will be available for questions and answers.

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More ‘Challenge Cup’ Info

An additional update has been povided by Spartans FC, the host of the pre-season Challenge Cup which will take place on the 18 and 19 July 2009, the elements of interest to SpartansFans are as follows: – – The club can confirm that no reduced rate accommodation has been organised therefore it will be down to the individual supporters to arrange their own accommodation. – Hamilton Academicals have confirmed that…

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Pre Season Admission Charges

Admission to each of the four home pre-season fixtures against Dunfermline, Darlington, Whitley Bay and Newcastle United will be £5 full and £2 concession. Supporters should note, that as previously promised, all holders of last season’s (2008/09) season tickets, will be able to use those tickets to gain free entry to each of the four games.

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Exec Committee Minutes (29 Jun 2009)

MINUTES OF THE EXECUTIVE MEETING OF BLYTH SPARTANS AFC HELD ON MONDAY 29th OF JUNE 2009. Present: A. Platten, K. Scott, I. Evans, C. Baxter, G. Young, R. Harding & M. Tait (part) Apologies: S. Ord Prior to the start of the meeting the Chairman welcomed new committee member and commercial manager Mr Rob Harding. The first part of the meeting was held with M. Tait in relation to team…

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Blyth Back Bid!

The campaign to bring the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ to England is underway. The Bid Book is submitted in May 2010, after which FIFA will assess the bids, before making a decision in December 2010 and Blyth Spartans are backing the campaign to bring the World Cup to England! The club could also benefit from a successful campaign as Croft Park, the home of the Spartans, was mentioned (albeit only…

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Pre Season Training Has Started

Today (Saturday) saw the Blyth Spartans squad in for their first pre season training session, with new manager Mick Tait sending the boys out on a swift run along to the beach. The majority of the remaining members of last season’s squad were in evidence as well as new signings Ian Graham, Stephen Turnbull and Darren Craddock. Also in attendance were a couple of trialists, who Mick will be running…

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Final Pre-Season Friendlies Arranged

Blyth Spartans can announce 2 further pre-season fixtures. On Saturday the 11th of July we face a visit from DUNFERMLINE ATHLETIC here at Croft Park with a 3pm kick off. Saturday the 1st of August will see Blyth make the short trip to play Dunston Federation, again with a 3pm kick off. This will complete the fixtures for this year. The full pre-season programme can be found here

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Supporters Club Meeting Minutes (Pre Season)

Date/Time: 25 June 2009 @ 19.00 Present: Andrew Westgarth, Jeff Young, Anthony Seghini, Deborah Wall, Martin Hunter, Dave Charlton, Bobby Bell, Derek Birdsey, Scott Dewhurst, Dave Wall and Brian Bell Apologies: None Correspondence: Usual array of bills, orders and requests One letter requesting to join the Supporters Club Committee (As there are two vacancies MH to publish advert on website) Shop: Retail unit looks like it will go ahead in…

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The Spartans Needs You!

The Supporters Club has a couple of vancancies on its committee and is looking for volunteers to fill up the positions. More details of what we do are included in the ‘About Us’ section which can be found on the left hand menu, but basically we are looking for people willing to come up with ideas and help us out in role of providing support for the Football Club. Should…

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Icelandic Spartan

The above photo shows Nick Kinghorn proudly displaying his Spartans scarf on his Icelandic Trek in September 2008. The four day trek, which took in mountains, volcanos and lava fields, was done to raise over £2,000 for Marie Curie Cancer Care. Part of the money was raised by SpartansFans who took part in the Spartanszone FC match last summer.

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