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Physio Wanted

26 November

Hallen FC have an exciting opportunity for a student looking to gain valuable experience helping as a physio on match days, including pre-match sports massages and on pitch treatment during the games, both home and away fixtures.

The majority of games are played on Saturday afternoon and Tuesday or Wednesday evenings.

Experience of working within a sports club would be preferable but not essential.

The successful applicant will be given a team tracksuit and access to medical equipment as well as use of a rehabilitation gym.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Hallen FC Secretary, Richard Stokes on 07791 492640.

Football Remembers

22 November

'Football Remembers Week' will take place from 5-14 December. A joint collaboration between The FA, the Premier League, the Football League and the British Council, the aim is to engage football fans and players at every level about what took place on Christmas Day one hundred years ago on the battlefields in Belgium.

On 25 December 1914, soldiers from both sides put down their weapons and crossed into 'no man's land' to share in an impromptu ceasefire. First-hand accounts from the time include references to football being played and photographs taken.

All photos uploaded to social media using #footballremembers will be automatically uploaded to a special website - www.footballremembers.com. The site shall act as a moment of record of football in 2014, a century on from the First World War, and will be preserved for future generations.

We are asking all our member clubs to take part in this event and also to send their photos to us here where we will also display them on a special page.

Armed Forces

20 November

We are all aware of the added poignancy of Remembrance Sunday this year, as the commemorations follow the centenary of the start of the First World War. The current men and women of Her Majesty's Armed Forces are doing such an exceptional job both at home and abroad during these difficult times and the Toolstation Western Football League would like to show their support and appreciation.

The Toolstation Western Football League are delighted to announce that all current serving members of Her Majesty's Armed Forces will be able to gain FREE ADMISSION to all our clubs League and Les Phillips Cup matches on production of a valid identity card at the turnstile.

Manager of the Month

16 November

Tony Salvidge, Fixtures Director, presenting Radstock Town Joint Managers Lloyd Edgell and Shane Smith with the Toolstation Western League Division One Manager of the Month for September.

Manager of the Month

16 November

Derek Taylor presenting Barnstaple Town Manager Barry Yeo with the Toolstation Western League Division One Manager of the Month for September. Pictured are Barry Yeo, Manager (L) and Karl Baggaley, Assistant Manager (R).

Grounds Person Wanted

07 November

Wells City are looking for a grounds person to look after their facility at Rowdens Road. Anyone interested should contact Stephen Loxton on 07837 776160

Further details can be found on the Wells City FC website CLICK HERE

Manager of the Month

06 November

General Secretary Mark Edmonds presenting Welton Rovers the Toolstation Western League Division One Manager of the Month for September. Nick Beaverstock, Manager (L) and Malcolm Beck, Assistant Manager (R).

Picture courtesy of Mark Edmonds

Respect Award

02 November

Roman Glass St George receive their Respect Award for September from League Director Sue Merrill.

Photo courtesy of Roger Hudd.

Safe Hands Award

22 October

Ashley Clark of Bristol Manor Farm receives the Safe Hands Award for September from Director Mike Blessing.

Picture courtesy of Keith Fussell

Manager of the Month

20 October

Brislington Joint managers Jeff Meacham and Lee Perks receive the Premier Division manager of the month award for September from Vice Chairman Allan Skuse.

Picture courtesy of Jack Rogers

Sportsmanship Award

20 October

Almondsbury UWE Chairman Mike Blessing receives the Sportsmanship award for Division One from the Nord-Lock UK Marketing Manager Sarah Edmonds.

Picture courtesy of Mark Edmonds

Association of Match Officials

20 October

At a recent meeting of the Association of Toolstation Western League Match Officials it was announced that the association would sponsor two awards for the end of the season for Top Manager & Top Captain as marked by the match referees under the Respect Programme. Each will receive a voucher to Errea Sports for £200.00.

Special guest at the meeting was World Cup match official Mike Mullarkey who brought along some of his memorabilia collected as a FIFA match official.

Pictured at the meeting is Mark Rogers (Match Official Appt Officer), John Pool (League Chairman), Sue Merrill (League Respect Officer), Mike Mullarkey and David Brammer (ATWLMO).

Picture courtesy of Martin Cassidy

Sportsmanship Award

13 October

Willand Rovers Chairman Mike Mitchell receives the Sportsmanship award from league chairman John Pool and General Secretary Mark Edmonds.

Photo courtesy of Sarah Edmonds

Sports Therapist

14 August

Radstock Town FC are offering an exciting opportunity for a 3rd year student/graduate sports therapist to gain valuable experience at this semi-professional club. Your role will include pre-game sports massage and taping (sports therapy if qualified) and pitchside first aid at both home and away games.

You can download the full details BY CLICKING HERE

Match Photos

08 August

With the new season set to get underway don't forget to send us your match photos. You don't have to be a professional or have expensive equipment. Email your photos of Western League matches to : webmaster@toolstationleague.com and we will display them on our new look Gallery page. Please note that we will now accept up to 20 photos per match. At the end of the season we award a trophy for the 'Photo of the Season' which last season was won by John Cuthbertson. We look forward to seeing your photos and happy shooting!

Physio Wanted

01 August

Cadbury Heath are looking for a new first team physio, any one interested should contact manager Andy Black on 07970 780464

Fixtures

Saturday 29 November

GFA Challenge Trophy

EllwoodBitton2.00pm
LonglevensWinterbourne United2.00pm

Premier Division

Bishop SuttonWilland Rovers3.00pm
Bradford TownStreet3.00pm
Bristol Manor FarmShepton Mallet3.00pm
Cadbury HeathBuckland Athletic3.00pm
Gillingham TownLongwell Green Sports3.00pm
Melksham TownHallen3.00pm
Sherborne TownOdd Down (Bath)3.00pm
SlimbridgeBridport3.00pm

First Division

Almondsbury UWECalne Town3.00pm
Ashton and Backwell UtdDevizes Town3.00pm
CheddarCorsham Town3.00pm
Chippenham ParkWincanton Town3.00pm
CribbsWestbury United3.00pm
Hengrove AthleticWelton Rovers3.00pm
Portishead TownOldland Abbotonians3.00pm
Radstock TownWells City3.00pm
Roman Glass St GeorgeBarnstaple Town3.00pm
Warminster TownKeynsham Town3.00pm
WellingtonChard Town3.00pm
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