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  Last updated 16/8/17

Whitburn well beaten at Thornton

Whitburn started this game very well and could have been three up within the first 20 or so minutes but couldn't convert their chances and in the end went down by a score of 3-0. Just after a Whitburn free kick with a following wind ballooned miles over the bar, Daniel McNab fired in a low free kick against the wind from 25 yards which bounced just in front of James Penman and over him and into the net. Another free kick 6 minutes later also found the net but was ruled offside. Early in the second half a careless defensive pass put in Liam Forbes and he was fouled as he drove into the box. He made no mistake with his spot kick and then drove through the defence with ease before slotting the ball into the bottom corner to make it 3-0, this in the 54th minute. Whitburn were unable to threaten the home defence in any way during the rest of the match whilst Thornton had at least 3 good chances to add to their lead. A hugely disappointing performance after the last two games which had seemed to show a team starting to gel. This game must be totally forgotten about and the team must do their utmost to make amends next Saturday when they take on another promoted team, Dunbar. There will be no report on this game.

New season, new stand, new strip

Visitors to Central Park will see a new addition to the ground in the shape of a small seated enclosure installed by the Supporters' Club for the benefit of its members. Also the team have a new strip sponsored by Karma and West End Fryers, as modelled by the team below:

Use of Whitburn Junior's facitlites

Community organisations/teams wishing to access Central Park or hire the Social Club facilities should in the first instance contact Ann Haddow on 07917753017 or Alex Welsh on 01501 740557.

Saturday 19 August, kick off 2:30
League
Thornton Hibs 3-0 Whitburn

Saturday 26 August, kick off 2:30
League
Whitburn v Dunbar

The winning numbers for the Whitburn Lottery drawn on 12 August were :

4 5 8 9

There were no winners of the 950 prize.

Next week : 1,000.

Supporters Club News

All seats in the new stand are now sold. Many thanks to all who supported this initiative.

The supporters club website can be found here .


Whitburn Squad 2017/8

Here is a picture of the squad for this season.

To be updated soon....

Whitburn's main sponsors

Sponsor boardWhitburn main sponsors who are Karma Indian Cuisine, West Main Street - thanks are due to Dep, Robert and Jaggy, please support our local excellent curry house!

 

Whitburn Junior FC are grateful to the following sponsors for season 2017/2018
Acrafab AFA Fire & Security 
Ayrton Veterinary Hospital Bannatyne Ltd
Bellway Homes Scott Brown
 Browning Funeral Sevices Bushman Ink Tattoo Shop
Cabin Fever Graphics CDL Autotec 
CM Opticians Connell's Cafe
Core Drilling Contractors Ltd. Costcutters
The Cross Tavern DC Music
The Garage
Hardhill Transport

Fiona Hyslop MSP

JSK Construction
Livingstons the Butchers
Lothian Signs
Mc Creadie Roofing
MG Entertainments
Murphy Transport 
Orchard Timber
Premier Shop N Save 
Russell Painters
Sneddons Solicitors
Spence Insurance
TC Joiners & Builders
Tony's Fish Bar
Tyres, Rims and Trims
Wallace Opticians
West End Fryer
Whitburn Cosmetic Dental Clinic

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