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Goals Tournament Dudley 12/11/16 – (WIN)

  BWFC entered an eight team tournament at Goals centre in Dudley on Saturday and once again brought home the silverware, drawn against 2 sides from Hartshill and Kidderminster Harriers, Birmingham got off to a quick start two goals from Simon Dyer and one from Andy Norris saw off Hartshill comfortably with a 3-0 scoreline. […]

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CHRISTMAS PARTY

  Come and join us on Friday 2nd December for a Christmas party get together! Tickets are £6 per person, (max of two per player/member initially, general sale thereafter). As the club has grown considerably this last year we have had to hire an alternative venue to fit you all in! We have booked Solihull Indoor Bowls […]

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UNWANTED SPORTS EQUIPMENT COLLECTION

  Until 30th November we have a large collection point for all your unwanted/unused sports equipment and clothing. All donations will then be sorted and delivered to young people in Birmingham who can put them to good use. Go on have a sort out over half term and drop your items into Beechcroft!

Birmingham over 50’s Regional Final 30/9/16

A night of celebration ensued as Birmingham over 50’s reached the Central Regional Final to take on Leicester later this month, injury problems and unavailability had left The Blues short of key players, and in the warm up prior to kick off, Andrew Struthers gave Manager Paul Murtagh a further scare with a back spasm. […]

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21/10/16 Steves Charity Fundraiser

  Silverlining Charity Mission to Namibia 2016 – Steve Rogers Charity Fundraiser – Walking Football Game & Raffle Friday 21st October, 7pm Many of you will know Steve Rogers, a member of the walking football section at Beechcroft. At the end of October, Steve will be going out to Namibia with a group of around […]

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BWFC Over 50 & 60 Friendly Games Update

It’s been goals galore for the Birmingham over 50’s and over 40’s in the past two weeks, The over 50’s enjoyed a crushing 21-2 win over the newly formed Telford United, and the over 40’s enjoyed similar success whilst beating Sutton Town 12-5. The usual suspects, Dave Wright and Andrew Struthers were instrumental by scoring […]

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15/8/16 Manchester over 50s (6 a side) success!

Birmingham Walking football over 50’s, triumphed at the Etihad Stadium to qualify for the final of the champions trophy, after their now seemingly inevitable slow start they produce some excellent football to win this qualifying group. An energetic Wigan Athletic side romped to a two goal lead which left Birmingham too much to do before […]

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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 […]