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ASDA TOKENS COLLECT TO WIN!!!

PLEASE EVERY TIME you visit Parkgate ASDA in Shirley when paying at the till point collect a HANDFUL of green tokens and place them in the BEECHCROFT collection box at the top of the escalators in the entrance, and help us win a donation for our club!

2/8/16 BWFC V COVENTRY

BWFC 1 Coventry 0  (Over 60’s) A ‘friendly’ friendly was carried out at Beechcroft last Tuesday for the over 60’s with Birmingham winning 1-0. In a largely one sided encounter Coventry defended well and the Coventry keeper pulled off a couple of great saves to keep his team in it.  Frank Hughes scored the only […]

RAINBOW CHILDRENS HOSPICE WALKING FOOTBALL TOUNAMENT – OVER 60s 31/7/16

Big thanks to the over 60s Birmingham walking football team who yesterday headed off to Nottingham to fly the flag for Beechcroft in the Rainbow Childrens Hospice event. The team finished 3rd overall with victories over Stamford and Lincoln. The low spot of the day was a defeat to locals Hartshill. BWFC went on to play […]

RAINBOW CHILDREN’S HOSPICE WALKING FOOTBALL EVENT Nottingham over 50s 31/7/16

Birmingham over 50’s continued their improvement to confirm their status as a top 6 team in the country with a very credible runners up spot to the impressive double national championships Leggy Mambos from Barnsley. At times their football was sublime, as the first half demolition of last years Runners up in the Nationals, Burton […]

CLOSURE WEDNESDAY 20TH JULY

ON WEDNESDAY 20TH JULY 2016 BEECHCROFT COURTS/PITCHES WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL 4PM DUE TO FLOODLIGHT INSTALLATION THEREFORE ALL CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED. THIS IS A ONE OFF DUE TO THE FITTERS NEEDING ACCESS TO THE COURTS. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED.

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BWFC Over 50s Kidderminster Tournament

Last month BWFC visited Kidderminster Harriers, who hosted their first tournament. The tournament involved six local teams, BWFC’s results were as follows: BWFC v Hindlip    W    5-0 BWFC v Kidderminster B    W    3-0 BWFC v Hartshill A    D    0-0 BWFC v Kidderminster A    W    3-0 BWFC v […]

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House of Commons FA Presentation

  Today was a very proud day for BWFC as our very own John Cassano, who has been with our Walking football Club since the very early days, was presented with a commendation for being a finalist in the FA Mars Just Play Player awards 2016. John and Birmingham’s Walking Football Manager Paul Murtagh attended […]

BWFC v Hartshill 22/5/16

BWFC Over 50s V Hartshill away 22/5/16 Squad – Ian Gough, Manager, Dave Castle, Assistant Manager, Dave Wright, Rob Corp, Kev Mann, Kev Evans, Andy Struthers, Keith Laishley, Shay Flaherty. We had a good all round team performance, with a close game for the 1st 15 mins with both teams having chances until Dave Wright […]

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Walking Football Seminar

  Last Saturday Beechcroft had the pleasure of inviting Harry Hubball PHD to present a walking football seminar to some 15 or more of our players.  Harry, a professor at the University of British Columbia, and former Hall Green resident,  now resides in Canada and travels the world lecturing on and taking part in veterans walking football. […]

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Alicante Adventure 9TH – 12TH May 2016

Back row: Brendan Glynn, Ken Scott, Steve Huxley, John Limbourne, Rick Falcon Front row: Bill Pears, Alan Guest, Sue Thomas, Jim Finucane, Del Whitmore, Alan George BEECHCROFT ON TOUR A group of 11 from Beechcroft Multisports Club were invited to take part in a Walking Football tournament in Los Montesinos (near Alicante), Spain in May […]