Update from the Board

Following our statement of 16 January '19 regarding some social media comments about a co-opted board member, the BWFCST board have looked at the facts in full detail and have unanimously decided that no further action is required. This now concludes the matter. More

Sad News

It is with great sadness that we hear the news of the passing of Richard Hurst. As well as being a prominent figure in the Bolton community, Richard was a lifelong fan of BWFC ever since his grandfather took him to Burnden as a small boy. Richard was involved in the establishment of the BWFCST having freely given ... More

Statement from the Board

The Trust has seen recent comments on social media about a coopted  member of the Board. We are looking into the situation and will take whatever steps are necessary once we have established the facts. More

Revealing and Worrying Summary

The article linked below gives an update on BWFC finances. The information is taken by the author from the latest Burnden Leisure accounts for the financial year end 30 June 2017. The next set of accounts for the financial year end 30 June 2018 are due to be filed at Companies House by 31 March 2019. However, in complia... More

Planned Fan Protest

We are aware of the protest being planned for the upcoming televised WBA game and are not at all surprised at this move to enable and express supporters' current views on the state of our club. We also fully understand that the BWFC supporters' growing concerns about the very future of the club are now turning into ... More

Statement from the Board

Once again, the name of BWFC has been dragged through the mud as the FGR chair, Dale Vince has posted this evening that Christian Doidge will be returning to his parent club, instead of signing for BWFC in the planned £1m deal. This situation cannot, in all honesty, continue. We have requested on several occasions that ... More


A Few Thoughts on 2018 As 2018 draws to a close, we look back at a few key moments in yet another eventful year in the world of BWFC. On the Field The undoubted highlight of the year was on Sunday 06 May at around 2.20pm. No BWFC fan will ever forget Wilbs header in added time hitting the back of the net. The ... More

Your Club Really Needs You!

As our beloved club is once again in troubled waters, we are contacting all current BWFCST members and those who have previously pledged to become fully paid-up members, with an appeal to join the fight to ensure BWFC has a future. Please help us strengthen the voice of all BWFC fans, wherever in the world they may ... More

What is a Community Interest Company (CIC) – Members Update

Some of you may have recently heard reference to the BWFCST having set up a Community Interest Company (CIC). The CIC has been registered under the name “Bolton Wanderers Supporters Community Interest Company” and was incorporated and registered at Companies House on 09 October 2018. A community interest company is ... More

Response to Mr Anderson’s Recent Comments

BWFCST Response On 29 November ’18, Mr Anderson posted a public response to our recent update to members regarding our attempts to establish some meaningful communications. This was included within the most recent of his regular “Note from the Chairman” articles on the club website. During a recent exchange of ... More