34 Results for tag: Supporters Trust

Light at the end of the tunnel

  We are pleased to see the reports that the ownership dispute between inner Circle and Sports Shield has now been resolved. The appointment of a  liquidator of Sports Shield had further complicated the ownership issues at BWFC.   The speedy resolution with the liquidator of Sports Shield should avoid protracted litigation.   ... More

Meet the Board Event

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 to put yourself forward for consideration for any of ... 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 AGM

The first BWFCST AGM, which was originally scheduled for 25 August 2016, will now take place at 7.30pm on Thursday 29 September 2016. The meeting has been rescheduled to allow for the holiday period to end and also due to the fact that an early AGM is not now required in order to approve a fully constituted board. The rescheduling will also allow more ... More

A Reminder of the U.K. Government Position on ‘Supporter Voice’

Following the publication earlier in the year of the final report of the Government Expert Working Group on Supporter Ownership and Engagement, supporters of professional clubs across the country will have more opportunities to bid to own their football clubs when suitable opportunities arise, and will also meet with their clubs at least twice a year to ... More

Message From Guðni

Hello to all fellow BWFC supporters. I am so pleased that the Legends game was such a success and it is a pity that I couldn't join in with the party. Perhaps next time? I would just like to encourage all you committed BWFC fans who are not yet signed up to the Supporters' Trust to consider doing so before midnight on 30 May. If you sign up by then you ... More

BWFC Supporters’ Trust: 12th Man Survey Initial Results

May 2016 Last month we issued a survey to over 1,800 members asking for opinions on views to help guide the development of our nascent Supporters’ Trust. Established only in January this year, we now have over 2200 paid up members and plans are currently well underway regarding holding the first elections for members to vote in an inaugural Board of ... More

Legends Gala Ticket Winners!

The draw has been made for the competition for 2 tickets to the Legends dinner on 14 May 2016. Congratulations to the winners, who are: Daniel Doran Dominic Carey David Hardy Linda Sidebotham Frank McDonna The winners of the donated tickets have been contacted directly with details of the event. We had many entries and some really ... More

BWFCST Meet With Ken Anderson

First Meeting On Wednesday 04 May 2016, Richard Hurst and Ian Bridge of the Bolton Wanderers Supporters Trust had a first meeting with the new BWFC Chairman, Ken Anderson. After briefly outlining the history of the Supporters Trust, from the initial registration in January ’16 to the current standing of almost 2,500 members, discussion turned to how the ... More