Blyth Spartans Legend Jackie Marks Passes Away

3rd July 2017

Blyth Spartans are saddened to hear of the loss of honorary life member and club legend Jackie Marks. Marks became Blyth manager during the 1966/67 season and remained at the helm for three full seasons after that, but it was as Brian Slane’s assistant that he really cemented his legacy at Croft Park – as the pair masterminded Spartans’ historic run to the FA Cup Fifth Round during the 1977/78…