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Walsall Wood show The ‘Pics who’s boss

With the commencement of the 2014/14 season, I’m happy to welcome back regular match reports from top Walsall Wood footy correspondent Bill Shaw here on the Brownhills Blog, with this report of yesterday’s storming defeat of Rushall Olympic at Oak Park.
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Woodmen start season on stonking form

With the commencement of the 2014/14 season, I’m happy to welcome back regular match reports from top Walsall Wood footy correspondent Bill Shaw here on the Brownhills Blog, with this top account of recent friendlies.
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Support Walsall Wood FC against Coventry Copeswood this afternoon!

The Wood are at away for a friendly – Walsall Wood FC versus Coventry Copeswood FC.

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It’s all kicking off for the Woodmen – catch them at Great Wyrley this afternoon!

Local football correspondent and certified Wood Mon™ Bill Shaw has been in touch to ask if I’d let folk know that the pre-season friendlies are now upon us, as the soccer year gears up once more – this afternoon, the Woodmen face Willenhall Town at Long Lane, Great Wyrley – kickoff is at 3:00pm.P1000426 Continue reading

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Walsall Wood Family Fit ‘n’ Fun Day – today!

Now that summer is here, the nights have opened out and hopefully the good weather is upon us, why not take the family up to Oak Park today (31st May 2014) – there, and at Walsall Wood Football club next door, you’ll find plenty of fitness and sport activities to get involved in, all absolutely free of charge.
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Great family event this Saturday!

Now that summer is here, the nights have opened out and hopefully the good weather is upon us, why not take the family up to Oak Park this Saturday (31st May 2014) – there, and at Walsall Wood Football club next door, you’ll find plenty of fitness and sport activities to get involved in, all absolutely free of charge.
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The Tat Man cometh

I know it’s short notice, but there’s a great show going on this afternoon at 2pm in the museum at Lichfield Street in Walsall – ‘The Life and Times of the Tat Man’ is a continuation of the great shows created by Dave Calcutt, Glen Buglass and the team working on the history around the Bayards Colts.
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Walsall Wood take shine off Continental’s Star

Easter Monday afternoon (21stApril 2014), Walsall Wood FC faced Continental Star at Dales Lane, and I think it’s fair to say that the lads from Walsall Wood trounced their Rushall hosts.

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Can Walsall Wood pull off an Easter Monday victory?

This afternoon (21st April 2014) sees Walsall Wood FC away to Continental Star FC in Rushall – can the Woodmen triumph?
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Woodmen prove there’s no meat in Quorn

Yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 19th April 2014), Walsall Wood FC faced Quorn FC at Oak Park, and yet again the Woodmen triumphed over the visitors.

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Can Walsall Wood mince Quorn once more?

Saturday 19th April sees Walsall Wood FC at home to Quorn FC – can the Woodmen triumph?
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Walsall Wood hold Tipton Town to a draw

Yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 12th April 2014), Walsall Wood FC faced Tipton Town at home, and yet another hard fought game from the Woodmen.
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Support Walsall Wood FC against Tipton Town this afternoon

Saturday 12th April sees Walsall Wood FC at home to Tipton Town – can the Woodmen triumph?
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Shock news from Walsall Wood FC!

Local football correspondent and through-and-through Wood Mon™ Bill Shaw was in touch yesterday – it seems there’s been a bit of an upset in the Walsall Seniors Cup – Tividale have been expelled, and Walsall Wood are back in the frame.
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The Wood storm Dunkirk

Walsall Wood FC returned to form in blistering style yesterday evening as they beat Dunkirk FC 4-0 away.
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Woodmen lose to Coleshill Town

Walsall Wood FC disappointed Bill Shaw and all the home crowd yesterday afternoon, as they conceded defeat to Coleshill Town FC in a match where the Wood lads couldn’t quite drive it home.

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Walsall Wood FC v Coleshill Town at home this afternoon!

Your chance to support Walsall Wood at home against Coleshill Town today!
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The Wood winning streak continues

Walsall Wood FC kept Bill Shaw and all the home crowd on tenterhooks at Oak Park yesterday afternoon, as they beat Nottingham’s Dunkirk FC in a nailbiting match with surprisingly few goals.
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Walsall Wood FC v Dunkirk FC at home this afternoon!

Your chance to support Walsall Wood at home against Dunkirk today!
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Good luck to Walsall Wood against AFC Wulfrunians this afternoon!

Today, Walsall Wood FC face AFC Wulfrunians away at Castlecroft. Kickoff 3:00pm – best of luck to the lads!

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Walsall Wood FC v Westfields FC: Away match today!

February 8th 2014, Walsall Wood v Westfields away at allpay.park, Hereford – get down there if you can for some great local football!

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Walsall Wood FC v Highgate United at home this afternoon!

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Walsall Wood FC v Causeway United FC – a respetable draw

Yesterday, to great relief, Walsall Wood FC finally got their first football match of 2014, at The Grove, against Causeway United – the Woodmen dodged the weather and held the Halesowen lads to a respectable 2-2 draw.
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Walsall Wood FC v Causeway United FC: Away match is on!

February 8th 2014, Walsall Wood v Causeway United away at The Grove, Old Hawne Road is ON following a pitch inspection – get down there for some great local football.

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Walsall Wood honour old friend with 6-1 victory over Saints

Yesterday afternoon (Boxing Day, Thursday, 26th December 2013), Walsall Wood FC faced Heather St Johns at Oak Park, and put in a stellar performance of brilliant football.
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Walsall Wood FC v Heather St Johns at Oak Park this afternoon!

Saturday 28th December 2013, Walsall Wood v Heather St Johns at Oak Park
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Wood men beat Continental Star, but no Christmas cracker

Yesterday afternoon (Boxing Day, Thursday, 26th December 2013), Walsall Wood FC faced Continental Star at Oak Park.P1000909 Continue reading

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Walsall Wood FC unexpectedly back in the game – this Saturday!

A real tale of the unexpected following the sensational news that previous conquerors Spalding United FC have been disqualified from this season’s FA Vase Tournament, Walsall Wood now have an unexpected opportunity this Saturday…
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Walsall Wood eat Quorn

Yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 30th November 2013), Walsall Wood FC faced Quorn FC away, and after a somewhat intemperate match, the Woodmen came away the victors, taking them to a historic position in the league.
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Christmas table top sale this Saturday!

Thanks to long time reader Caz, I can share news of the above event with readers – it looks like a fine thing indeed.
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Walsall Wood draw with Loughborough

Yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 23rd November 2013), Walsall Wood F.C. faced Loughborough University away, and they came home with a creditable draw after some wonderfully entertaining football.
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Can we flatten the Tulips?

Walsall Wood FC versus Spalding United FC, an exciting home fixture in The FA Vase – 2nd Round – this is a hotly anticipated match – can the plucky Woodman cut down the Tulips?
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Walsall Wood FC against Kirby Muxloe at home this afternoon, club reunion party tonight!

Your chance to support Walsall Wood at home against Kirby Muxloe today – plus news of a great reunion party tonight!
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Support Walsall Wood FC against Alvechurch this afternoon!

Your chance to support Walsall Wood at home against Alvechurch today!
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Support Walsall Wood FC against Westfields today!

The Wood enter this game on the back of a fine away win against Stourport Swifts last Saturday, please come and help support your local club by watching then play exciting, honest, passionate Football…
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Support Walsall Wood FC at home this afternoon!

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Some Mummers do have ‘em

There is a long tradition in British history of Mummer’s Plays – folkloric parables, stories and satires – performed for the benefit of the working classes by mostly itinerant actors and Walsall has seen a revival of this very old tradition in recent years with the plays written by former Walsall Wood teacher and local arts supremo Dave Calcutt.
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Support Walsall Wood FC this Saturday!

Saturday 31st August 2013 Walsall Wood FC travel to Leek Town FC An exciting fixture in The Preliminary Round of the FA Cup. After last seasons historical run in the FA Vase where we were two games away from a … Continue reading

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Oak Park Family Fit’n’Fun Day this Saturday

Now that spring is here, the nights have opened out a little and the good weather is upon us, why not take the family up to Oak Park this Saturday afternoon- you’ll find plenty of fitness and sport activities to get involved in, free of charge.
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Flaming torches…

I know it’s not Brownhills, but Walsall Council have asked me to post up the following information for anyone travelling around Walsall on Saturday, 30th June. The Olympic Torch Relay will be coming through the borough, and it may pay … Continue reading

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