Hemming shirt | Winning number drawn

28th August 2020

The winning number of the signed Zach Hemming Middlesbrough shirt has been drawn by Blyth Valley MP Ian Levy.  Hemming, a hugely popular figure at Croft Park from his loan spell in 2019/20, reached out to Spartans last month during our Future Fund initiative.  The 20-year-old kindly donated a signed shirt (as pictured) in an attempt to help the club raise some much-needed funds during the pandemic.  At Zach’s request,…


Interview | Nelson lauds ‘phenomenal’ Future Fund donations

21st July 2020

Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson “can’t thank fans enough” for their “phenomenal” donations to the club’s Future Fund.  Spartans and The Supporters Club launched a fundraising campaign last month to help ensure the survival of the club and assist Nelson in his efforts to build his squad for the upcoming season. In the four weeks it was open, a magnificent total of £10,750 was raised – and Nelson admits the…


Interview | Nelson hails 1899 Club and Future Fund after Elsdon signing

9th July 2020

Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson has hailed the impact of the Future Fund and the 1899 Club following the signing of Matthew Elsdon from Barrow.  Alongside the continued support of our 1899 Club members and money raised from the Future Fund so far, Nelson was able to snap up Elsdon, just a few weeks after his release from the National League champions.  The former Norwich City defender believes, without those…


Future Fund | Winner of Ricky Hatton glove

26th June 2020

A signed Ricky Hatton glove has kindly been donated to the club to help towards our Future Fund – and here’s how you can get your hands on it. To be in with a chance of winning the signed Ricky ‘The Hitman’ Hatton glove, all you need to do is donate £10 or more to the Blyth Spartans Future Fund. However, the more you donate, the greater chance you have…


Fundraiser | Blyth Spartans launch Future Fund

20th June 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC and The Supporters Club have launched a Future Fund in light of the unprecedented times surrounding the impact of Covid-19.  The Executive Committee is doing everything they can to ensure the survival of the club and support manager Michael Nelson in his efforts to build a squad for the new National League North season.  But like a number of non-league clubs across the country, uncertainty still lingers…