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28 July

We are at present working on a new website and this current one will have limited updating until then. The new website will be up and running for the start of the new season.

For those looking for this season's fixtures Please follow this link

Toolstation Cup

27 July

Western League club Willand Rovers took on Northern Counties East League side Cleethorpes Town in the Toolstation Cup. In an enthralling match which saw plenty of goals, Cleethorpes ran out 5-4 winners over Willand Rovers.

Played annually between teams from each of the leagues sponsored by Toolstation Limited, the match raises money for charity. The two charities to benefit this year were the RNLI Flood Rescue and the Wallace & Gromit Appeal.

Our thanks to Bitton FC for staging the match and making it such a great day and congratulations to Cleethorpes Town on winning the Toolstation Cup.

Photo Courtesy of John Cuthbertson

You can view photos of the match BY CLICKING HERE

Secretary Wanted

26 July

Toolstation Western League side Ashton & Backwell United Football Club are seeking a new Club Secretary for an immediate start in preparation for the 2015/16 season.

We are looking for someone with the necessary organisational and communication skills to work alongside the Club Chairman and 1st Team manager.

Experience within similar positions or an understanding of football administration and compliance is required.

Those who are interested should contact the Club chairman, Jim Biggins 07916 120382 or email ashtonbackwellunited@btconnect.com

Manager Wanted

17 July

Almondsbury UWE Football Club are seeking a new manager for their Reserve Team who play in the Bristol Suburban League Division Premier 2 Division.

The successful candidate must have experience of managing a senior football team and have the ability of good man management together with an FA coaching qualification.

The candidate should also appoint their own support management and liaise/communicate with the first team manager to ensure continuity within the teams which is a key criteria.

As a Charter Standard club we ensure all Managers/Assistants are regularly placed on courses to progress their skills and development within our club.

This we feel as management committee will progress the club and our management team from youth football onto senior levels.

The position requires an individual that possesses these key elements. Enthusiasm, commitment, discipline, development and a sense of purpose and the ability to recognise/promote young local talent.

If you are interested or feel you need more information call Mike Blessing on 07974074388 for a brief chat or email mikeblessing@blueyonder.co.uk

Corsham Town

27 May

Corsham Town Football club are delighted to confirm that Jeff Roberts has been appointed club manager for the forthcoming season. After interviewing a number of strong applicants the committee decided that Jeff has the experience and knowledge of the Western League to take the playing side of the club forward.

The former Corsham Town player has had previous managerial experience at Calne Town and Wotton Bassett, with cup successes at the former.

Jeff has a good understanding of where we want to go with the playing side of the club and will be working with us to develop a stronger association with AFC Corsham and nurturing young local talent.

He will retain both Antony Brown and Graham Learmonth as part of his management team.

Annual Convention

19 May

The League's Annual Convention took place from Friday 15th May to Sunday 17th May. Congratulations to all the winners and you can view the photos of the awards BY CLICKING HERE

Physio Wanted

14 May

Cadbury Heath FC who play in the Premier Division of the Toolstation Western League are looking for a match day physio. Duties to include pre-match sports massages and on pitch treatments during games. An experienced person or student looking to gain experience would be considered. The majority of games are on a Saturday afternoon with limited games on a Wednesday or Tuesday evening. The successful applicant will be given a team tracksuit and any medical supplies or equipment as required for the position. Terms & conditions negotiable. Anybody interested please contact the club secretary, Martin Painter, on either mobile 07971399268 or email martinbristol1955@hotmail.com

Photos of the Final

12 May

Photographer Paul Mitchell was at the Les Phillips Cup Final on Sunday and he must have arrived early as there is a shot of the groundsman marking the pitch! You can view all the photos he took of the match (including the celebrations and line marking) BY CLICKING HERE

Photo of the Season - The Winner

11 May

John Newport received his award as the winner of the Photo of the Season at the Les Phillips Cup Final from Neil Carroll of Toolstation Limited.

John said that it came as a complete shock when he heard he had won. He and his wife Ruth were invited to the cup final and told us they had thoroughly enjoyed the day. Our thanks to everyone who sent in their photos over the past season. Have a good summer and we look forward to seeing your photos next season.

You can view the winning photo BY CLICKING HERE

Photo courtesy of Paul Mitchell

Les Phillips Cup Final

11 May

It was Willand Rovers' third appearance in the final in the last four years and they ran out 3-0 winners against First Division Champions Barnstaple Town. Hosted by Bridport FC the match was a great advert for Western League football watched by a crowd of some 430. As always the trophy was presented by Mrs Jane Phillips.

Photo Courtesy of Paul Mitchell

You can view photos of the cup final BY CLICKING HERE

Grant Application Service

12 January

The Board of the Toolstation League is pleased to announce a new service for member clubs to assist in grant applications.

Planning and implementing improvements in a club's infrastructure is a task which needs a lot of work and having someone to guide you can be very helpful.

The Board is keen to assist clubs with any application to improve a club's infrastructure and/or revenue streams.

Within the service there are a number of different levels of assistance from straght forward advice and guidance to helping with documenting an application, through to full management of a project.

If you feel you could benefit from this service please in the first instance fill in the Toolstation League Grant Application Form. Once completed the form should be sent to Mark Edmonds, General Secretary.

The application form can be downloaded BY CLICKING HERE

Pin Badges

The league has for sale pin badges of the Toolstation League Logo. These cost £3.50 each plus £1.00 postage & packaging. Up to five pin badges can be included in the postage & packaging cost.

If you would like to buy a pin badge, please contact Sue Merrill sue.merrill@toolstationleague.com



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