New website development….
The first stage in the development of our new website is complete. Visit http://wbfcclubshop.com to see our new club shop section. Full new site coming shortly.
Whitley have been given home ties in the opening rounds of the two national competitions. On Saturday 7 August North Ferriby from Humberside are the visitors to Hillheads in the FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round. The winners of that tie will be away to Billingham Town or West Allotment Celtic in the Preliminary Round two weeks later. In the FA Vase 1st Qualifying Round Whitley will be at home to Billingham Synthonia on Saturday 11 September. The winners of that tie will be at home to Brandon United on 25 September
Whitley were beaten 2-1 at Bedlington Terriers in their latest pre-season game, the goal coming after 38 minutes from a triallist. The friendlies continue with a trip to Washington at the Northumbria Centre NE37 3HR on Wednesday ko 7.30pm.
Whitley Bay FC Directors are inviting those 2020/21 season ticket holders who generously waived their refund last season to drinks and buffet at the club ahead of the friendly against Whitby on 17th July. See news story for full details.
Fixtures for the 2021/22 Northern League season have been released and Whitley begin at home to Whickham on Saturday 31 July. Three days later Penrith are the visitors to Hillheads. The first away league game comes a week later on Tuesday 10 August with a trip to Sunderland RCA. A busy early season programme includes eight games in August plus the opening round of the Emirates FA Cup. Full fixture list
Season Tickets for the 2021/22 Northern League season are now on sale. See full news story below.
Pre-season fixtures announced. Whitley’s first home game comes this coming Saturday, 17th July when former Bay manager Nathan Haslam brings his Whitby Town side to Hillheads. Full list of fixtures is available in the news story below.
**Whitley Bay Football Club is now registered with @easyuk, so over 4,000 shops and sites will now donate to us for FREE every time you use @easyuk to shop with them.
Whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Whitley Bay Football Club with easyfundraising.
There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com and M&S – and it won’t cost you a penny extra to help us raise funds. All you need to do is:
1. Go to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/whitleybayfc/?utm_campaign=raise-more and join for free.
2. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.
3. After you’ve checked out, the retailer will make a donation to Whitley Bay Football Club Limited at no extra cost to you whatsoever!
There are no catches or hidden charges and the Club will be really grateful for your donations. Thank you for your support.
Report by Julian Tyley