The club was formed in 1998 from humble beginnings but with ambitious plans and we are proud that we continue to develop the club year on year. The current clubhouse after substantial investment and development is something we are very proud of:

However this is not how it always looked:

Our club used to be the Derwenthaugh Coke works, see how we transformed this wasteland into a thriving club that serves the local community.

Here the site has been cleared and from these foundations we built our club.

Starting with the steelwork, and then the external walls.

The roof is added and the building is “topped off”

Internal works can now begin:

Which now provide some great facilities for the players and their parents!


With the main building complete and the grass pitches laid we could then add the 5-aside courts:

And that is the story so far, and this is our club:

For more information please contact Swalwell Juniors FC.


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