Following the BWFCST
statement on Thursday
regarding discussions with the BWCT, issued in an attempt to co-ordinate and
focus the massive generosity and passion being shown nationwide for unpaid
BWFC/Whites Hotel staff, we have been continuing our liaison with the Community
The message now is that assistance in
the form of both provisions and ...
Help from our good friends at Blackpool Supporters Trust
Thank you M&S!
Thank you ASDA for hosting the Food Bank!
Great support received all day - thanks to the great Bolton public!
All hands on deck
Take a bow Jake (& helper!)
Spread the word please - and thanks to all for a fantastic effort!
After recent discussions with the Community
Trust regarding the ongoing difficulties surrounding staff wages and a
subsequent meeting yesterday, it has been collectively decided that a more
practical solution is needed to deal with the current distress being
experienced by staff as a result of unpaid wages.
The Community Trust has been ...
Following our email on May 5th where we
asked Supporters to consider a share issue to gain a stakeholding in the club,
we would like to inform you that yesterday we had our first meeting with the
administrators. This was an introductory session which allowed our Chairman
Terence Rigby to give the administration team more information on the
The Trust has offered its support to the
club heads of department in respect of unpaid staff wages, both previously and
in this most recent instance, and we are looking at all options to try to
assist in this distressing situation. We are in regular contact with the
Community Trust who are looking after staff welfare and we will continue to do
so as the ...
are pleased to announce that we will be having a live Q&A blog
with Marc Illes (Bolton News) on Monday evening between 7.00-8.00pm, when
we will hopefully have some news and also a better understanding of what
options are open to us moving forwards.
We will also try to answer as many questions as possible that you may have
to the unbelievable generosity and support from you, the BWFC fans,we are now
pleased to announce that the Supporters' Trust has secured the services of Mike
Dyer of Verisona Law, who were the architects and one of the driving forces
behind the Pompey Trust in their fight to save Portsmouth FC 7 years ago.
You may recall Mike Dyer (CEO of Verisona ...
After a busy day trying to make some
sense out of yesterday's events in court, the club and the hotel have still not
formally been placed into administration. Indeed, which party is actually
appointing the administrators is unclear with Fildraw, Prescot Business Park
and Ken Anderson all claiming to have filed Notices of Intent yesterday.
Following the news just now that notice of
intention to appoint an administrator has been given and this has resulted in
another 2 week adjournment, we will assess the options now available to all
parties. We will be making contact with all those parties including the
administrator when appointed. We will comment further as soon as ...
Update on Appeal
Further to our announcement yesterday in which we appealed for
supporters to register interest in a share issue in the Bolton Wanderers Supporters Community
Interest Company (BWSCIC), we are massively encouraged by the passion and
enthusiasm being shown for such an initiative, with many registering interest