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SESSION TIME CHANGES

  From 18th October the Thursday night over 40’s 6.45 – 8.00 pm walking football session will move by 15 mins to 7.00 – 8.15 pm this is to alleviate congestion in the car park. In turn the Controlled football 8.15-9.30 pm session on the same night will also move forward by 15 mins to 8.30 – 9.45 pm. Thank you […]

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OVER 65’S TOURNAMENT SUCCESS

  BWFC hosted their first Over 65’s Walking Football Festival at Solihull on Tuesday 9th October. With one team pulling out at fairly short notice, Birmingham, Abbeymead Rovers from Gloucester and Aston Villa were left to compete for the Champions spot. Each team played each other twice, in matches consisting 20 minutes each straight through. […]

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BEER AND SKITTLES EVENING

Last few places left for our Beer and skittles night Friday 23rd Nov £10.50 pp inc meal at The Navigation Pub Wootton Wawen 7.30pm start. Please put your name on the list in the club house to secure your place!

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CHARITY FESTIVAL SUCCESS

    Monday 24th September Birmingham Walking Football Club held a Charity Walking Football day at the 3G pitch at Solihull Football Centre. A fantastic £482.30 was raised in aid of Prostate cancer, thank you to all who donated and took part. A special thanks to Alan Bailee who donated the England shirt as a raffle […]

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CHRISTMAS DO!

****SATURDAY 8TH DECEMBER****

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OVER 60S CHARITY FESTIVAL

This Monday 24th September 2018 Solihull Football Centre is hosting a charity over 60’s walking football festival in aid of Prostate Cancer UK. Kicking off at 2pm why not come along and watch!

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BEECHCROFT ON ITV

Tune in to ITV news at 6pm tonight to see Beechcroft featuring the Over 65’s session promoting the health benefits of walking football.

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ENGLAND SLAY WELSH DRAGONS 8/9/18

England’s Over 50’s and 60’s First team and shadow squad completed excellent victories over the newly formed Welsh squads at Jenner Park, the home of Barry Town.       In only the second minute they opened the scoring with a retaken penalty by Herne Bay’s Neil Davey. For long periods England dominated and a string […]

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WALES V ENGLAND HOME INTERNATIONAL MATCH

Want to see the first ever Walking Football international involving England v Wales for both over 50’s and 60’s at Barry FC on Saturday 8th September 2018? Games will be 25 minutes each way – both Shadow squad games will take place simultaneously followed by the 60’s and then 50’s first team games. Kick off at 3pm […]

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Rule changes!

  In the interests of safety, the club will now be adopting a no tackling from behind policy.  The current WFA rules state that a ball can be pinched from between the legs if no contact is made.  We feel this rule is a little ambiguous and may result in injuries so we have decided […]