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BWLFC V WOLVES

  BWLFC played hosts to Wolves Men Walking footballers last Sunday for their 2nd friendly match in as many weeks.   The game was played in good spirits with the ladies taking the lead early on with a rocket of a shot by Alli. The men came back after a dubious penalty decision making the […]

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GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES 11/9/20

In response to the latest announcement by the government restricting ‘social’ gathering numbers to 6 from Monday, INCLUDING the further localised restrictions announced today.  Fortunately, this does not apply to organised team sports as explained below  …   Return to Play: Latest Government Guidance   The Government have clarified that from Monday 14 September, people […]

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INTER CLUB FRIENDLY

  BWFC+63 3 v BWFC LADIES 1 Sunday 6th September 2020.   This was a game between two of our most popular groups and proved to be an excellent encounter that embroiled all of the values that drive our wonderful game.   Two well matched teams played out a truly competitive contest, both displaying high […]

UPDATED SESSIONS

I am pleased to announce that we have decided to restart some more of the pre lockdown sessions and start a new one, with some amendments, as follows … Tuesday                    Over 65’s, at Beechcroft will restart on the 15/9 but at the slightly earlier time of 14:15. Wednesday             Over 70’s,  is restarting on […]

BWFC +63’s V RUSHALL RANGERS

  On 21st August Birmingham +63’s played their second post lockdown friendly against Rushall Rangers + 63’s at Rushall Olympic stadium.   Great ground with a superb pitch but due to COVID-19 restrictions we had to get changed on the terraces. Oh, the glamour of Walking Football!   Both teams agreed to play 9 a […]

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BWFC +63 V COLESHILL MATCH REPORT

  On the 6th August 2020 Birmingham BWFC + 63’s played our first competitive/ friendly game v Coleshill + 63’s at our Solihull venue. It was great to be back playing together for the first time since 11th March, as we thought it would probably be towards the end of the year before we would get the […]

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BWFC LADIES WIN WFA AWARD!

  Congratulations to ALL those women who take part in our ladies only walking football sessions at Beechcroft and Solihull Football Centre . Since the inception of walking football at Beechcroft in 2014 women have been attending our sessions alongside the men. In the early days there were only a few ladies attending, Sue, Kathy, […]

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WALKING FOOTBALL TIMETABLE CHANGES

WALKING FOOTBALL TIMETABLE CHANGE You may or may not be aware but the FA’s safe return to football proposal was approved by the Government last Friday night, this effectively paves the way for the return of all forms of football from that date.   As a result there is no reason why we cannot resume […]

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BOOKING SYSTEM READY!

After Pauls recent email maybe not surprisingly there was a large proportion of you wishing to do something, if not to simply kick a ball again or just to catch up with friends. As a result, I have put together an interim lockdown walking football program that will be Covid-19 aware and will be restricted […]

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FREE FUNDS FOR BEECHCROFT

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