Report | Blyth Spartans 3-0 Ashington | 22/23

26th July 2022

By Stephen Burton In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Pre-season friendly Tuesday, 26th July 2022 BLYTH SPARTANS 3–0 ASHINGTON A brace from Danny Barlow secured Spartans a comfortable 3-0 win in their final home match of pre-season. Blyth took the lead on 15 minutes through a Danny Barlow header before Michael Liddle doubled Spartans’ lead just before half-time. Barlow then grabbed his second on 66 minutes with a…


Report | Fenwick brace as Blyth beat Ashington

20th July 2019

By Liam O’Brien In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Pre-season friendly Saturday, July 20, 2019 Ashington 0-3 Blyth Spartans Scott Fenwick scored a brace as Blyth Spartans earned their seventh win of pre-season following a 3-0 win over Ashington.  The striker handed the visitors the lead from the penalty spot on the stroke of half-time when Dale Pearson was brought down by goalkeeper Dan Staples. Blyth…


Retained | Wrightson joins quartet in staying at Blyth

28th June 2019

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce that FIVE of last season squad has re-signed for the club. Robert Dale, 34, returns to the club for the 15th consecutive season. Now the club’s record holder for appearances with 643 he’ll look to add to the impressive mark. Joining him in the Spartans dressing room will be central defender Ryan Hutchinson who returns after missing the entire 2018/19 season with a knee…


Match Preview | Darlington

7th February 2019

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Blyth Date: Saturday 9th February 2019 Kick Off: 3.00pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter Blyth Live ADMISSION Adults – £12 Concessions – £7 11-16’s – £5 Under 10’s – FREE with a paying Adult £2 Stand Transfer Applies Reciprocal Season Tickets | Ashington & North Shields NOTE | Segregation will be in place, Darlington fans are asked to enter at the Plessey Road…


Holmes has Colliers under the Hammer in Friendly Victory

19th July 2018

Summer signing Jamie Holmes made a massive impression on the Blyth Spartans faithful with a scintillating display against EBAC Northern League Division One side Ashington on Tuesday evening. The former Newcastle United Academy product – who is the brother of former Spartan Dean Holmes – showed the some deft touches and mazy runs as Spartans ran out 4-0 winners at Croft Park. The 20-year-old scored one and created another in…


Kieran Green hails Jamie Holmes and Bradley Fewster after 4-0 win over Ashington

18th July 2018

Blyth Spartans midfielder Kieran Green hailed fellow summer signings Jamie Holmes and Bradley Fewster following yesterday’s 4-0 win over Ashington. Green, who joined permanently from Gateshead last month, was keen to praise the attacking pair after their impressive performance – both finding the scoresheet in their full debuts at Croft Park. Holmes – occupying a central and wide left role – showed flashes of brilliance throughout – and grabbed a…


Match Report | Fewster and Holmes star in 4-0 win over Ashington

17th July 2018

By Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Pre-Season Friendly Tuesday, July 17 2018 Blyth Spartans 4-0 Ashington On their full return to Croft Park, Blyth Spartans’ new signings starred as Alun Armstrong’s men saw off Northern League side Ashington 4-0. Sean Reid, Jamie Holmes and a brace from Bradley Fewster allowed Spartans to cruise to victory on an evening where the scoreline could have…


Loan | Andrew Cartwright joins Colliers on Month Long Loan

21st February 2018

Spartans’ defender Andrew Cartwright will spend the next month on loan at EBAC Northern League Division One side Ashington. The England ‘C’ International has been recovering from injury, with Alun Armstrong keen to get some minutes into the legs of Cartwright. The 22-year-old joined the club in 2015, making his debut against Salford City before netting his first – and only – Spartans goal against Darlington in November the same…