Update From The BWFCST Board

New Board Now in Place After the recent elections held in November/December 2017, the new BWFCST board met for the first time on 03 January 2018. The meeting was very proactive and the board collectively recognise that there are several issues to address, both in the short term and the long term. Personnel now ... More


Further to the recent BWFCST elections, please click the link below to find a letter from Dave Cookson Independent Chair – BWFCST Election Management Group. https://www.bwfcst.co.uk/Trust%20Documents/EMG%20_Statement_23_11_17.pdf More

ACV Update 10th November 2017

  We can now report the outcome of the Review hearing of the ACV nominated by the BWFCST over the Macron stadium and surrounding land which was heard on 2 October 2017. The decision has been released for publication today.   We are pleased to inform our members that the decision preserves the ACV ... More


Nominations Being Accepted Lines are now open for BWFCST members to put their nominations forward for election to the trust board. Any member who wishes to put themselves forward for election should now send a completed Nomination Form to Electoral Reform Services, The Election Centre, 33 Clarendon Road, London N8 ... More

Reminder from the Election Management Group

We would like to remind all members who intend to submit a nomination form to stand in the BWFCST board elections that their up to date details should be registered with the trust by 12.00 midnight on Sunday 29 October '17. Completed nomination forms can be emailed to Electoral Reform Services on nominations@electora... More

BWFCST Membership Processing Upgrade

We have recently reviewed and upgraded our online processing of memberships and as a result some members may have experienced minor delays in completing subscription transactions. We will be in contact directly if we need any further information from individual members. Thank you for your patience. More

BWFCST Board Election Update From The Election Management Group

The BWFCST Election Management Group would like to confirm the following important dates and timetable for the forthcoming BWFCST Board Elections. It is proposed that there will be a board constituted of seven directors. In accordance with the BWFCST Model Rules, two of the originally elected directors have now stood ... More

BWFCST News August 2017

As we look forward to the new season we wanted to update you on a few things: Member Survey By now you should have received the survey which has been compiled in collaboration with the Club. Many of the questions relate to new initiatives that we are exploring with them to improve the fan experience and projects ... More

ACV Update

Update on meeting of 28 June 2017 in respect of initiatives of BWFCST and the club’s enquiry concerning the ACV We write in further explanation of the request made by the club of the voluntary removal of the Asset of Community Value (“ACV”) approved by the Council in February 2017 over property at the Macron ... More

ACV Holding Statement

Following our meeting with the club last Wednesday, the issue of the removal of the asset of community value (ACV) listing has been made public by the club. We have resolved to take various opinions from Bolton Council and Supporters Direct. Once we have received the input requested we will revert to members further at ... More