McFarlane is appointed club captain

Craig McFarlane has been named as Whitley's club captain for the coming season. The popular defender, one of Whitley’s triple FA Vase winners, has spent the great majority of his playing career at Hillheads and made his 350th appearance for the club towards the end of last season. Now aged 31, 'Macca' was clearly thrilled [...]

By |2019-07-30T17:07:37+01:00July 30th, 2019|News, Player quote|0 Comments

Tommy Moody

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing early this morning of Tommy Moody. A true club stalwart, Tommy was a magnificent servant to Whitley Bay Football Club for well over 30 years. He was Club Secretary for ten years and later became a Director. For many years he ran the canteen [...]

By |2019-07-21T17:46:55+01:00July 21st, 2019|News|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