Welcome to the website for Great Yarmouth Town FC

Affectionately known as The Bloaters
Great Yarmouth Town play their football at The Wellesley Recreation Ground in Great Yarmouth, with the first team part of the Eastern Counties League and the Reserves In the Anglian Combination League.

Great Yarmouth Town Football Club

Great Yarmouth Town Football Club was formed in 1897 with most of the players being drawn from two very successful local clubs, Yarmouth Fearnoughts and Yarmouth Royal Artillery, who between them had won the Norfolk Senior Cup for the previous four years.

The Team moved to its Current home at The Wellesley Recreation Ground at the start of the 1901-02 season from previous original base at the Beaconsfield Recreation ground.

Read more about the History of the club HERE.

 

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Support Our Club

Great Yarmouth Town FC are a proactive club and are proud of the work we do in our community and are proud to have great Community partners/Sponsors. If you are interested in getting involved with supporting the club we have several Opportunities ranging from MatchBall/Match/Player sponsorship all through to Team Sponsorship packages.

News

GYTFC Ladies Team Proposal

Great Yarmouth Town FC are making plans to create a New ladies team within the club. The club is in the best position it has been in a number of years behind the scenes and there is a huge appetite now for the club to develop Girls and Ladies soccer over the coming...

Exciting Developments with GYTFC Youth Section

Keep an eye out for some exciting news coming out of GYTFC regarding our Youth plans for the coming season.

Bloaters Dent Hares Promotion Charge

The lockdown has been kind to the Bloaters with many of the squad returning after injury. Howell , Barnes, George and Smith returned to the side to  join recent new recruits Kyle Baker, Aaron Attree and Connor Delaney. However the injury list was still active...

Match Reports

Bloaters Dent Hares Promotion Charge

The lockdown has been kind to the Bloaters with many of the squad returning after injury. Howell , Barnes, George and Smith returned to the side to  join recent new recruits Kyle Baker, Aaron Attree and Connor Delaney. However the injury list was still active...

WANDERER’S LOSE UNBEATEN START AT THE WELLESLEY!

Great Yarmouth Town Reserves v Poringland Wanderers  Saturday 12th December 2020. Report by Martin Baxter. On a damp and misty Saturday at the Wellie the Bloaters entertain unbeaten Wanderers in a top of the table 3rd v 4th clash. Wanderers come into the game...

Bloaters Beaten At Home

Friday Night Football returned to the Wellesley as the home side welcomed Leiston Reserves ahead of their first teams’ big Cup match with Barnet on the following day. Again the home side were without the services of influential goalkeeper Putnins so young Fenn...

GYTFC COVID-19 RISK ASSESSMENT STATEMENT

To make sure all players and visitors to the club remain safe during these difficult times we have issued the following guideline. If you are visiting the club please take a few minutes to read this first.

Teams

The First Team currently play in the Eastern Counties League Thurlow Nunn Division 1 North, with the Reserves in Division 3 of the Anglian Combination League. The club also has an U18 Side in the Thurlow Nunn Eastern U18s League as well as links to Great Yarmouth Town FC Youth Sections.

Find Us

The Wellesley Recreation ground is located on Wellesley Road, Great Yarmouth, NR30 1EF.

At the Ground there is a Club Bar (Smudgers) and The Tea Hut as well as covered seating.

Groundhoppers are most welcome to attend the club – let us know you are coming and we will look after you!

Contact the Club

Please send all enquiries to the club secretary in the first instance, or use the form on out contact page.

Club Secretary e-mail: gytfcsecretary@gmail.com

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