7 Results for tag: Supporters Trusts

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 listing over the major part of the ... More

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

Information Gathering Process Continues

Over the last 4 weeks, the BWFCST has carried out extensive consultation with Supporters Direct, with board members and senior management of other football clubs and with other Supporters' Trusts. The amount and depth of advice and guidance given has been nothing short of staggering. Detailed discussions with all parties have included club management and ... More

Wanderers Legend John McGinlay Appointed BWFCST’s First Ambassador

The Bolton Wanderers Supporters’ Trust is pleased to announce that club legend John McGinlay has been appointed as an official Trust ambassador. The Scotsman, who represented the club between 1992 and 1997 scoring 118 goals in 245 appearances, has been a key figure for the Trust to date, acting as a solid line of communication between the Steering ... More

Your BWFCST Questions Answered

Over the last few days we’ve received and increasing number of questions, particularly across social media. We understand it’s important to keep communication levels high, but the sheer volume of questions has made is physically impossible to reply to every single person. This is the best solution we have: to answer as many questions as possible in one ... More

An Update On The Bolton Wanderers Supporters’ Trust

On Saturday before the MK Dons game, the initial steering group of the BWFCST (see the members here) met for the first time to continue the process for formally getting the Trust running so that the subsequent elections can take place as soon as possible. The first thing agreed was that Richard Hurst will act as interim chair of the steering group. ... More

Why Supporters Trusts Are The Future

Sick of fake sheikhs and oligarchs out to make a quick buck? Here's why English clubs should follow the example of the Bundesliga and promote supporters trusts. Fed up with your pesky chairman? Are your odious owners driving your club to financial hell in a handcart? Do you want to break free from the shackles of the latest sheikh using and ... More