Blue and White stripes for Whitley at Wembley

WHITLEY Bay FC will don their traditional blue and white stripes when they take on Coalville Town in the final of the FA Carlsberg Vase on Sunday May 8.

Delegates from the club travelled to London today (Wednesday), and won the toss that will allow them to wear their home colours.

It was also announced today that tickets will be priced at £25 for adults and £15 for concessions for the game.

Kick off is 3pm and Whitley Bay fans will cheers on the team in the same section of Wembley as the previous two years.

Tickets are expected to go on sale from a number of outlets across North Tyneside early next week, and further updates will be available on www.newsguardian.co.uk as and when they are available.

Whitley Bay FC are also organising supporters buses which will leave Hillheads at 6.30am on Sunday May 8 and travel to Wembley.

Seats are £25 each, for more information contact Supporters Chairman Tommy Moody on 07905 301266.