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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 […]

Runners up at Worcester over 60s Tournament

Birmingham Beechcroft were runners up at the first Worcester University Over 60s Walking Football Tournament on 11/5/16. The team with a number of players making their competitive debuts acquitted themselves well beating Worcester A 2-0 in the first match with both goals coming from Keith L. They then played the eventual winners Coleshill Strollers and […]

NEW OVER 65s WALKING FOOTBALL SESSION!

On 10th March 2016 we will be rolling out a new session for the over 65s running every Thursday 11:00 – 12:30 at Beechcroft! If you’re 65 or older why not dust down those trainers and pop in and give it a try. First session is FREE!

Beechcroft Renovations Get The Green Light!

2016 will see the start of a new era for Beechcroft as work gets underway to renovate the pavillion. Planning has been approved by Birmingham council for an extension to the clubhouse, creating much needed store room, office, new kitchen, male and female showers & changing area and a function room. The leaking roof will […]

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PEOPLES CUP NEWS UPDATE!

PEOPLES CUP NEWS UPDATE! Congratulations to all THREE Beechcroft teams (Red / White / & Blue) for getting through to the semi finals in Nottingham later this month!