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Home ties in both FA competitions

Whitley will be at home to fellow Ebac Northern League First Division side Hebburn Town in the Extra Preliminary Round of the Emirates FA Cup. The tie will be played on Saturday 10th August. The winners will face a trip to Yorkshire in the Preliminary Round to take on Northern Premier League side Pontefract Collieries. [...]

By |2019-07-12T14:08:26+01:00July 12th, 2019|Cup Draws|0 Comments

Haslam brings in another talented player

Whitley have made another top quality signing with the capture of James Martin who made nearly 40 appearances for Newcastle Benfield last season. The talented left sided player, who celebrates his 21st birthday this weekend, gained Football League experience at Hartlepool United. Martin put pen to paper on a contract this evening (Monday) much to [...]

By |2019-06-17T22:50:19+01:00June 17th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Bay sign young midfielder

Whitley’s latest pre-season signing is Lewis Orrell, a 19 year old midfielder with previous experience at Hartlepool United and Whickham. Manager Nathan Haslam believes the youngster is a great prospect who could go on to play at a higher level in the game. “I’ve know about Lewis for 2-3 years. He went to Hartlepool on [...]

By |2019-06-15T20:32:17+01:00June 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Haslam strengthens his support team

Nathan Haslam has brought in experienced coach Andy Ferguson to fulfil the new role of Head of Recruitment and Assistant Coach at Whitley Bay FC. Andy will be involved in recruitment both at First Team and Reserve Team level and will work alongside Nathan and Reserve team manager Gavin Hattrick. Andy told the club website [...]

By |2019-06-11T22:43:58+01:00June 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Fans favourite McFarlane signs contract

We are pleased to announce that Craig McFarlane has signed a contract for the coming season. The hugely popular and versatile defender, one of Whitley's three time FA Vase winners, returned to Hillheads last September and was voted Players' Player of the Season. Having played more than 350 games for Whitley Bay, he is the [...]

By |2019-06-11T20:47:09+01:00June 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Bay announce second arrival of the summer

Whitley have agreed terms with defender Thomas Bott and he will become the Club’s second signing of the summer. Thomas had a short spell at Hillheads in 2014, making 12 appearances and scoring one goal, the opener in the League Cup Quarter Final 3-2 victory over Bishop Auckland. He started last season at Ryhope CW [...]

By |2019-06-03T20:14:38+01:00June 3rd, 2019|Manager, News|0 Comments

“There’s no better place for me” -Lee Kerr

Speaking about his return to Hillheads, Bay legend Lee Kerr said that he still has a real hunger for the game and felt there was no better place for him to be at this stage in his career.  Manager Nathan Haslam, while describing his new signing as a Whitley Bay legend, was quick to point [...]

By |2019-06-01T10:55:00+01:00June 1st, 2019|Player quote|0 Comments

Close season update from Nathan Haslam

Just over a month into the close season, there’s been plenty going on behind the scenes at Hillheads and manager Nathan Haslam was keen to give fans an update on developments. “I’ve been very busy, I don’t think I’ve had a day off yet, I‘ve been talking to lots of players. It’s hard work because [...]

By |2019-05-31T08:56:34+01:00May 31st, 2019|Manager|0 Comments