James McAllister

Bathgate Thistle First Team Coach

‘Cally’ is a hugely experienced football coach who has coached both at home and abroad (USA).

He started out playing profesisonally with Motherwell before moving on to Hamilton Academicals and Alloa.  He has played in the Junior ranks with many clubs including local rivals Whitburn Juniors, Armadale Thistle and Fauldhouse United.

He has also managed at this level in recent times taking charge of both Armadale Thistle and Harthill Royal CFC.

Peter Smith

Club Physio

Peter Smith is our club physio who has performed that role with some of the biggest clubs in the area.

He was physio to the excellent Linlithgow Rose sides who lifted the Scottish Junior Cup in 2006 and 2010.


George Cunningham


George Cunningham, better known as Geordie, has been kitman to The Juniors for longer than anyone, including himself, cares to remember.  A hugely popular figure within the club, where he has performed many roles over the years, he has seen The Jags go through the good times (and the bad as well).