Departure | Fewster departs to the Blues

28th February 2019

Striker Bradley Fewster has joined Whitby Town after agreeing to cancel his contract with Blyth Spartans. The striker – who joined from Spennymoor Town in the summer – has made 27 appearances for Blyth, scoring six goals including a vital contribution against York City in December. The former England U19 International has been able to earn a regular starting place at Croft Park despite his valuable contributions from the bench…

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Departure | Hopson Rejoins Whitby Town

21st June 2018

Blyth Spartans must announce the departure of midfielder Dale Hopson to Evo-Stik Northern Premier League side Whitby Town for an undisclosed fee. The midfielder joined Spartans last summer, breaking the club’s transfer record in the process when he joined from the Seasiders. The 25-year-old made 39 appearances during the last campaign, scoring on 12 occasion – especially potent from the penalty spot. Spartans manager Alun Armstrong commented on the deal:…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 0-3 Whitby Town

Croft Park press box
1st August 2017

  By Ross Jackson In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Pre-Season Friendly Tuesday August 1 2017 Blyth Spartans 0-3 Whitby Town A much-changed Blyth Spartans slipped to defeat in their final pre-season friendly at Croft Park – as a strong finish saw Whitby Town victorious. One of the visitors’ trialists staked his claim for a place in the squad with a goal on 73 minutes, before Kieran…

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Season Ticket Sales Hit New Heights

31st July 2017

As Blyth Spartans prepare for life in the Vanarama National League North, Spartans supporters’ have flocked in record numbers to Croft Park to purchase season tickets for the upcoming campaign. Over 100 season tickets have been sold ahead of our home opener against York City on Tuesday 8th August – each season ticket holder having the opportunity to select a specific seat for the entire campaign. Seats are being numbered…

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Announcement | Reserved Seating Available for Port of Blyth Stand

27th July 2017

This season, Blyth Spartans supporters will have the opportunity to reserve a seat in the Port of Blyth Stand. After being approached by numerous fans, Spartans have decided to trial reserved seating in the main stand. Season ticket holders will be able – should they wish – to reserve a seat of their choice, which the club will mark up accordingly. Furthermore, non-season ticket holders will also be able to…

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Arrival | Spartans Splash Cash to Secure Signing of Evo-Stik Goal Machine Dale Hopson From Seasiders

26th June 2017

Blyth Spartans have signalled a real statement of intent for next season – after splashing the cash to sign prolific Whitby Town midfielder Dale Hopson. The 24-year-old – who was third in the Evo-Stik Premier League Top Scorer standings for last season, just behind second-placed Spartans striker Daniel Maguire – had a number of clubs chasing his signature after an impressive season for the Seasiders, but has opted to make…

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Pre-Season | More Home Comforts Confirmed For Blyth as Carlisle and Whitby Come to Croft Park

9th June 2017

Blyth Spartans have agreed to two further friendlies at Croft Park as part of their pre-season preparations – as Carlisle United and Whitby Town will both make the trip up to the Northumbrian coast this summer. The Cumbrians will take on Alun Armstrong’s side at the home of the Vanarama National League North side on Saturday July 15. United finished the season in sixth place, but lost out to Exeter City…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 5-1 Whitby Town

17th April 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Monday April 17 2017 Blyth Spartans 5-1 Whitby Town Spartans unleashed a five-star display to end Whitby Town’s slim hopes of an Evo-Stik Premier League playoff spot – as Blyth ran out comfortable 5-1 winners at Croft Park on Easter Monday. The hosts were 2-0 up after just three minutes, thanks to goals from…

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Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v Whitby Town

17th April 2017

EVO-STIK NORTHERN PREMIER DIVISION Venue: Croft Park, Blyth (NE24 3JE) Date: Monday April 17 Kick Off: 3pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Radio Blyth Live Twitter ADMISSION £10 – Adults (+1 under 10 free with every paying adult) £5 – Concessions £1 Extra – Entry to Port of Blyth Stand TEAM NEWS Blyth welcome Whitby Town to Croft Park on Easter Monday looking to add another 3 points to their…

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Arrival | McTiernan Desperate to Sign For Spartans After Discovering Armstrong’s Interest

17th February 2017

Former Whitby Town midfielder David McTiernan revealed that Alun Armstrong was his main motivation for moving to Croft Park – after Blyth Spartans’ newest arrival finalised a move for an undisclosed fee on Thursday evening. The 32-year-old – who made 435 appearances in four spells at the Turnbull Ground, scoring 48 goals – signed official confirmation following his first training session at the club, despite news of his arrival being…

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