Anderson honoured on reaching 350 appearances

Callum Anderson played his 350th game for the club last week, only the tenth player ever to reach this landmark, and before Saturday’s game against Ashington, he was presented with a trophy by director Martin Kelly in recognition of this tremendous achievement. A central defender who can also play in the centre of midfield, he [...]

By |2019-12-19T17:11:14+00:00December 19th, 2019|Manager, News|0 Comments

Nathan Stephenson signs for Crook

Nathan Stephenson has rejoined former club Crook Town. Arriving at Hillheads in the summer, he was a regular member of the squad, making 20 appearances, nine of which were as a substitute. The highlight of his time at Whitley Bay was his hat trick in the 6-0 victory over Newcastle University in the Northumberland Senior [...]

By |2019-11-15T21:36:24+00:00November 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Fireworks display beats the weather

The annual Fireworks Display at Hillheads went off as scheduled despite forecasts of wet weather. Showers cleared in time for the event and the fairground rides that were set up just inside the entrance entertained the spectators before the main event got underway. Downpours eventually arrived but not until the crowds had dispersed after the [...]

By |2019-11-04T23:32:14+00:00November 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Brannen joins Ashington

Teenage midfielder Kieran Brannen has left Whitley Bay and signed for Ashington. He arrived at Hillheads from New Hartley Juniors and after some impressive performances initially with the Reserves during 2017/18, he established himself in the first team squad last season, playing 28 games, many of those as a substitute, and he scored four goals. [...]

By |2019-10-22T13:03:08+00:00October 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

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+00:00July 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+00:00July 21st, 2019|News|0 Comments