Points shared in entertaining draw

WHITLEY BAY 2 NEWTON AYCLIFFE 2 Saturday 29th December An 83rd minute penalty earned Whitley a share of the spoils from an entertaining contest but on the balance of chances, this was a game that they should probably have won. Quite remarkably, the contest followed an identical pattern to the game between the sides at [...]

By |2018-12-30T19:17:40+00:00December 30th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Crushing defeat for Whitley at Seaham

SEAHAM RED STAR 5 WHITLEY BAY 0 Saturday 22nd December Whitley suffered a heavy defeat at the hands of Seaham Red Star in their final game before Christmas. A head injury to Luke Salmon after just three minutes resulted in a lengthy delay and on the restart, Seaham raced away upfield and took the lead. [...]

By |2018-12-22T21:52:40+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Ten years ago – the road to Wembley via Penrith

It was ten years ago today, on the road to the first of their three consecutive Wembley triumphs, that Whitley won their FA Vase 3rd Round tie at Penrith. Twice the game was postponed because the Southend Road pitch was waterlogged so it meant a Wednesday night trip to Cumbria, where the only goal of [...]

By |2018-12-17T16:31:02+00:00December 17th, 2018|Player quote|0 Comments

Mulhern assesses derby defeat

Mick Mulhern gave his thoughts on Saturday’s derby defeat at Hillheads “I was disappointed we didn’t respond as I’d have expected after the excellent performance at Ryhope on Tuesday night. It’s a lack of consistency that’s been our problem all season, we take one big step forward then one back. “In the first half it [...]

By |2018-12-17T11:28:29+00:00December 17th, 2018|Manager|0 Comments

Bay frozen out in derby defeat

WHITLEY BAY 0 NORTH SHIELDS 3 Saturday 15th December Whitley’s inconsistent season continued with a disappointing derby day defeat coming just four days after an impressive League Cup victory at Ryhope. A bitterly cold, strong and blustery wind made conditions difficult for players and fans alike and while the crowd was in excess of 400, [...]

By |2018-12-16T23:56:54+00:00December 16th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Ten Years On

We are delighted to announce a special celebration that will take place next year to commemorate Whitley Bay's record breaking hat trick of FA Vase victories at Wembley. The event is the brainchild of Mark Taylor, whose final game was the FA Vase Final in 2009 and later that year was diagnosed with motor neurone [...]

By |2018-12-14T20:05:17+00:00December 14th, 2018|News|0 Comments

“All over the pitch we had a good night”

Mick Mulhern was clearly delighted and relieved to get his first win as Bay manager in the League Cup tie at Ryhope CW. Speaking this afternoon, he explained “Last night was very pleasing. I changed the style of play and the formation and made a couple of changes to the team. The changes weren’t necessarily [...]

By |2018-12-12T16:55:23+00:00December 12th, 2018|Manager|0 Comments