Honours even in North Tyneside derby

Whitley Bay  2   North Shields  2 Saturday 27th August For the third game in a row, Whitley earned a point with a late equaliser, Alex Kempster’s 89th minute strike ensuring that the North Tyneside derby ended all square. It was a fair result in a game that swung first one way then the other. Whitley had the [...]

By |2017-06-06T20:25:54+00:00August 28th, 2016|Match Reports|0 Comments

Wilkinson does it again as Bay hold Shildon

Shildon  2  Whitley Bay  2   Wednesday 24th August Whitley battled back strongly after conceding two first half goals and Ross Wilkinson’s late equaliser ended Shildon’s 100% record and extended Whitley’s unbeaten start to the league season. After Alex Kempster had a shot blocked inside the first minute, the league champions quickly got into their stride with some [...]

By |2017-06-06T20:25:55+00:00August 25th, 2016|Match Reports|0 Comments

Points shared in a six goal thriller

Whitley Bay 3 South Shields 3 Saturday 20th August A thoroughly entertaining game that swung first one way then the other ended all square thanks to a stoppage time equaliser from Ross Wilkinson. South Shields arrived at Hillheads as Second Division champions and strengthened by a number of high profile summer signings. Whitley’s latest signing [...]

By |2017-06-06T20:25:55+00:00August 20th, 2016|Match Reports|2 Comments

Record breaking opening game victory

Club statistician Lynn Bone has revealed that Whitley's 5-1 victory over Ryhope CW was their biggest ever home win on the first day of a League season. 44 years ago on the opening day of the 1972/73 season they won 5-1 at West Auckland but the only times they exceeded that victory margin came in the Northern Alliance [...]

By |2016-08-17T22:00:37+00:00August 17th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Robertson double helps Bay see off Benfield

Whitley Bay 3 Newcastle Benfield 1 Tuesday 16th August Whitley made it two league wins out of two with a well deserved 3-1 victory over local rivals Newcastle Benfield at Hillheads. Tom Potter replaced the unavailable Adam Shanks in the only change from the side that scored five goals against Ryhope CW at the weekend. [...]

By |2017-06-06T20:25:55+00:00August 17th, 2016|Match Reports|0 Comments

Bay crush Ryhope CW in league opener

Whitley Bay 5 Ryhope CW 1 Whitley got their Northern League season off to a flying start thanks to an excellent second half performance against First Division newcomers Ryhope CW. The cliché ‘a game of two halves’ was never more appropriate than in this contest, as Ryhope deservedly led at the interval but were swept [...]

By |2016-08-15T09:33:53+00:00August 14th, 2016|Match Reports|0 Comments

South Shields game brought forward

Our Ebac Northern League game at home to South Shields has been brought forward to Saturday 20th August from 3rd September. The Mariners won the Second Division title last season and can be expected to bring a large following of fans to Hillheads for this game, which now comes just seven days before our local [...]

By |2017-06-06T20:25:56+00:00August 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Full Northumberland Senior Cup draw

The full draw for the Techflow Group Northumberland Senior Cup First Round is: Morpeth Town v Whitley Bay; Alnwick Town v Heaton Stannington; Ashington v Blyth Town; West Allotment Celtic v Team Northumbria; Newcastle Benfield v Bedlington Terriers; To be played week ending October 29th. Three clubs have byes to the next round: Newcastle United [...]

By |2016-08-11T12:31:15+00:00August 11th, 2016|Cup Draws|0 Comments

Bay suffer stoppage time agony in FA Cup

Norton & Stockton Ancients 2 Whitley Bay 1 There will be no repeat of last season’s FA Cup heroics for Whitley as they crashed out of the competition at the first hurdle, beaten in agonising fashion through an own goal four minutes into stoppage time in their Extra Preliminary Round replay at Norton. On a [...]

By |2016-08-11T11:41:47+00:00August 11th, 2016|Match Reports|0 Comments