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ST MARY’S HOSPICE CHARITY DAY

At the weekend Beechcrofts members friends and the local community came together to raise money for St Mary’s Hospice. The event was organised by our very own Martyn Williams in memory of his father who died four years ago from pancreatic cancer. The charity goes a long way to help support families whilst giving their […]

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WEDNESDAY WALKING FOOTBALL AT BEECHCROFT

  On Wednesday  3rd July the  walking football sessions at Beechcroft will be moved to Solihull Football Centre as the local school will be holding their annual sports days at Beechcroft. The affected sessions are the over 70’s, 09.45-11.00am and the over 50’s, 11.30-1.00pm.  Wednesday sessions will return to normal at Beechcroft on 10th July.

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OVER 60’S COUNTY LEAGUE MATCH REPORTS

16th June BWFC v Oak Park Birmingham played some excellent possession football to wear down a determined Oak Park team eventually winning 6-0. The defence put in a solid performance with Martin and Shay not allowing the opposition to threaten Les in goal. The midfield players worked hard and Roy, Mark, Steve D and the returning John […]

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MANAGER INTERVIEWS & NEWSLETTER

Click on the following link to read the most up to date WFA newsletter – https://mailchi.mp/548b0566451f/wfa-newsletter-issue-462071?e=e12b2d3736 England over 50’s and over 60’s Mangers post match interview on youtube https://youtu.be/2EMiP-SPGSk

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ENGLAND SMASH THE EUROS!

ENGLAND SMASH THE EUROS   England Over 50’s & 60’s successfully competed in the first ever European Nations Championship. Only three nations had gone through a selection process to pick teams to represent their respective countries in what was a landmark event held at Chesterfield Football Club, where the modern version of the game was all […]

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WFA INVITATION CUP

    Birmingham’s Over 50’s came runners up in a tournament at Chesterfield FC as a pre curser to the European Championships. They came through the six-game round robin to reach the final unbeaten, 1-0 Wins against Mansfield and Abbeymead and a 2-0 success against Spireites were coupled with draws against Unity (1-1) and Boldmere […]

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LIVE STREAM FOR THE EUROS!

This Sunday is the very first European National Walking Football Cup being held at Chesterfield FC. Tickets are on sale for those who want to come and support their country, however there is a LIVE STREAM of the matches  starting at 10 am being shown on the Walking Football Associations Facebook and Twitter pages. TWITTER […]

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ENGLAND’S NATIONAL TEAMS TAKE ON THE EUROS

  This SUNDAY 9/6/19 England’s chosen over 50’s & 60’s National Walking Football teams take on the Euros! Get your tickets on the link below and come along and support your country! https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fiwfa-european-nations-cup-tickets-62390760444?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing COME ON ENGLAND!!

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BIRMINGHAM RUNNERS UP IN SUPER VETERANS OVER 65’s WORLD CUP.

Birmingham were again representing England last month in an over 65’s World Cup competition against their old adversaries Scotland, and teams from Canada, Wales and Gibraltar. The matches were played in France at the Standard Athletic Club in Meudon, a picturesque suburb half an hour outside the capital Paris, and about the same distance from […]

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WFA NATIONAL CUP COMPETITION 1st ROUND OVER 65’s

  Birmingham were drawn at home to play against Burntwood Strollers in the 1st Round of the WFA Over 65’s National Cup.   The match was played at Solihull and Birmingham had a full-strength team to select from. They started well and passed the ball around looking for openings, and mid-way through the 1st half […]