17 Results for author: Scarlett

COMMENT FROM THE BWFCST BOARD – THOUGHTS ON RECENT EVENTS

Threat of Administration The news that surfaced on Monday morning that the club faced administration in December unless Dean Holdsworth allowed Ken Anderson to take control was both surprising and shocking in equal measure. We can only assume that this news represented the official club position, as the report in the Bolton News directly referenced Mr ... More

Bolton News asked if we could buy Dean Holdsworth’s shares. Here is our answer.

We have been asked by The Bolton News if we are in a position to make an offer for a shareholding in the club at the present time. Our chairman Ian Bridge has confirmed it is not currently possible to do so. "We have asked Mr Anderson on several occasions for the opportunity to carry out a level of due diligence to allow potential funding initiatives to ... More

BWFCST Chairman to present at FSF ‘Clubs in Crisis’ Event

Our Chairman, Ian Bridge will be presenting at an FSF event this coming Saturday. The event will relaunch the FSF’s North West Division, looking at local “clubs in crisis” and at the predicament of some of the region’s clubs, asking the question, what can fans do? The event is at The Hilton, North Promenade Sea Front, Blackpool FY1 2JQ on ... More

Our Young Ambassador Poppy encourages young fans to get involved with the Trust

Our Young Ambassador Poppy Haslam, has featured in the Bolton News.  Poppy speaks to Marc Iles on her hopes of energising more young people to get actively involved in the supporters’ trust. “I’ve always been a Wanderers fan,” she said. “Home and away, my dad takes me to all the games. I can see from the outside that younger people might ... More

MESSAGE FROM THE BWFCST BOARD

Meet the Board Event – Saturday 19 November 2016 As discussed at the AGM and as posted recently on the website, we are looking to recruit Trust Board and working group members. We are also keen to meet anyone who would be interested in volunteering in any way for the Trust, perhaps to assist at events or to be part of a focus group. If you would like ... More

BWFCST Membership Fees Statement

We have had feedback from a number of members regarding the waiving of the annual subscription fee.  Some of you have been quite surprised by this announcement and have told us that you are more than happy to pay the £10 annual fee.  This is great news and we wish to emphasise that those of you who choose to carry on supporting the Trust in this way are ... More

The First BWFCST TrustZone Event

In response to the Fanzone facility not being available in the Premier Suite as previously, the BWFCST’s first TrustZone event will be held ahead of the Port Vale game this coming Saturday October 29th. The venue is the USN Bolton Arena and we are delighted to announce that David Lee will be our special guest on the day. Doors open at 12.15pm with ... More

Parliamentary Select Committee on Football Governance

On Monday 17 October 2016 the Parliamentary Select Committee on Culture, Media, and Sport examined Football Governance, calling Greg Clark and Darren Bailey from the FA to attend. The video can be found here and for all those interested in contemporary issues in regulating football, and in particular improving the position of fans and grass roots football, ... More

UPDATE FROM THE BWFCST BOARD

The BWFCST board would like update its members on various issues and to seek members’ feedback on current matters at the club. Membership Fees At our AGM on 29 September 2016, we raised to matter of membership fees. We advised that we were exploring alternatives relating to future fee structures for individual members. At a board meeting held on ... More

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