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Where’s the fairness in Remembrance funding?

I’ve hd a really interesting email in from a respected elder in Brownhills, someone whose comments on the area I’ve always respected greatly and whose opinion I value and usually agree with – John Bird. John Bird has periodically written … Continue reading

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Walsall Wood and Pelsall Villa matches today are OFF

Sad news – Home and away matches of Walsall Wood and Pelsall Villa FC today (Saturday 10th March 2018) both cancelled due to waterlogged pitches.

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Walsall Wood versus Studley away match this afternoon is OFF

Match is off, sorry folks – Hopefully Wood high get an actual game in before the end of the season, but I’m no optimistic

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Walsall Wood v. Ilkeston Town match this afternoon OFF

Sadly following a pitch inspection, today’s Walsall Wood match at oak park is OFF.

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Pictures and video from Brownhills and Heath Hayes 2017 Remembrance events

Last weekend, Saturday and Sunday 11-12th November 2017 saw the annual Remembrance weekend in the UK and I’m pleased to say Walsall Borough and South Staffordshire did themselves proud and staged a whole range of parades and events that were well supported and attended – and I was especially pleased to see the wonderful turnout and effort in Brownhills.
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Tonight’s Walsall Wood FC v Wednesfield match OFF

Walsall Wood FC were due to face Wednesfield at Oak Park this evening. Sadly, it’s been cancelled due to a waterlogged pitch.

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Walsall Wood leave Chelmsley Town chewed on the carpet

A stonking away win for Walsall Wood again last Bank Holiday Monday (28th August 2017) as they demolished Chelmsley Town on the astroturf at Coleshill.

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Walsall Wood play Chelmsley Town at Coleshill this afternoon!

Your chance to catch WalsalL Wood FC bank holiday footy at nearby Coleshill…

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Walsall Wood away to Coleshill this afternoon

Your chance to catch Walsall Wood away at Coleshill this today!
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Walsall Wood FC vs. Shepshed match OFF

Today, Saturday 11th February 2017 Walsall Wood FC were due to face Shepshed Dynamo at Oak Park. Sadly, it’s been cancelled due to a waterlogged pitch. In the meantime, positive news from The Wood following the recent grey patch:

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Pictures from Brownhills 2016 Remembrance events

Thanks to the generosity of those good folks at the Facebook page of St. James Church in Brownhills I can feature these galleries of images from their 2016 Remembrance events held in Brownhills.

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Apologies – Brownhills in bloom planting event cancelled!

So sorry to announce this, but I’ve just been informed by the organisers that the planting event scheduled for tomorrow, 2nd June 2016 by Brownhills Town Centre Partnership has had to be deferred until Monday 13th June due to late arrival of the plants – sadly, this is affecting several towns in the borough and is unavoidable.
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Walsall Wood FC vs. Loughborough this afternoon IS OFF

Yet again, football at Walsall Wood FC’s Oak Park ground is cancelled this afternoon (Saturday 6th February 2016) due to a waterlogged pitch – and the second time in a row now that a home match to Lougborough has been cancelled due to the weather.

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Walsall Wood FC vs. Loughborough this afternoon IS OFF

Yet again, football at Walsall Wood FC’s Oak Park ground is cancelled this afternoon (Saturday 2nd January 2016) due to a waterlogged pitch.
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Walsall Wood FC vs. Continental Star OFF

Walsall Wood v Continental Star at Rushall IS OFF – but a feast of footy at Khalsa is on! Click through for details.

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A Legion of thanks!

Further to the pictures from Remembrance Sunday Wendy Dance, treasurer of Brownhills Branch of the Royal British Legion has been in touch to tell us all about the RBL in Brownhills, and to thank residents of Brownhills for their extraordinary generosity regarding the annual Poppy Appeal.
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Brownhills Remembrance Sunday pictures

After posting the photos of the Walsall Wood Remembrance event on Sunday, I received a bit of an indignant enquiry as to where the photos of the Brownhills Remembrance Parade were.

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Walsall Wood Remembrance Sunday pictures

Just a quick one – The young David Evans today went to his local Remembrance event in Walsall Wood, which regulars will remember has been the cause of some controversy this year.
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Walsall Wood away to Bilston Town this afternoon

Your chance to catch Walsall Wood FC away to Bilston Town in a friendly this afternoon!

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Walsall Wood away to Coleshill this afternoon

Your chance to see Walsall Wood in action against Coleshill this afternoon!

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Walsall Wood Remembrance – We can work it out

The anger and irritation in the community over the curtailed Walsall Wood Remembrance Sunday parade rumbles on – and since I last posted, a few things have been said, and clarified, so it’s important interested parties read this post to understand what’s gone on.
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Walsall Wood Remembrance Parade – what a mess!

It’s been an odd day today – sometimes you get stories on the blog that are initially very complex, but get simpler as they untangle; this one is the absolute opposite, and all I can do is post the information I currently have for you to make you own minds up.
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Walsall Woodstock 2015 cancelled!

Sorry folks – I turn on the computer to find the sad news that Walsall Woodstock – the pop festival scheduled today and tomorrow for Walsall Wood Football Club – has been cancelled.

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Walsall Wood away match at Coleshill cancelled!

Bad luck, folks: Walsall Wood FC have announced via their twitter stream that the away match at Coleshill Town has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

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Wood v Alvechurch game cancelled!

Walsall Wood v. Alvechurch match off due to waterlogged pitch!
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Walsall Wood match off!

Today (24th January 2015), Walsall Wood FC were supposed to be off to Barnsley to replay their tied FA Vase match against Shaw Lane Aquaforce, which hung in a one-all draw last Saturday; sadly following a pitch inspection, the match was called off.
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Sunday Chasewater Craft & Farmers Market cancelled – but Whittington on this morning

Just a quick heads up that this Sunday (7th September 2014), there was to be a Craft and Farmers Markets staged at Chasewater, which has been cancelled, with the organisers Bohemian Bunty pulling out of the monthly event.
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Walsall Wood v Shepshed Dynamo home match this afternoon is off!

Yet again, Bill Shaw has been in touch with the disappointing news that the Walsall Wood FC – Shepshed Dynamo home mach scheduled for today (15th February 2014) at Oak Park has been postponed due to the terribly wet pitch.
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Walsall Wood v Gornal home match this afternoon is off!

It will come as no surprise at all to fans of The Woodmen that the Walsall Wood FC – Gornal Athletic home mach scheduled for today (1st February 2014) at Oak Park has been postponed due to yet another waterlogged pitch.
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Walsall Wood v Stourport Swifts home match this afternoon is off!

Bad news for fans of Walsall Wood FC – the home mach scheduled for today at Oak Park against Stourport Swifts has been postponed due to yet another waterlogged pitch.
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Walsall Wood v Rocester away match this afternoon is off!

Bad news for fans of The Woodmen. Bill shaw contacted me to say: It will come as no surprise that today’s game at Rocester is OFF – waterlogged pitch. Wood’s next game is on Saturday 25th at Home to Stourport … Continue reading

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Walsall Wood v Coventry Sphinx home match this afternoon is off!

A message just in from Bill Shaw to tell readers that this afternoon’s home match at Oak Park against Coventry Sphinx is cancelled due to a waterlogged pitch.
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Walsall Wood v Tividale away match this afternoon is off!

Yet again, sorry to relay a massage from Bill Shaw to tell readers that this afternoon’s away match against Tividale FC is off. Again, pitch is waterlogged. Let’s hope this awful weather clears up soon. I’m starting to develop webbed … Continue reading

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Walsall Wood v Heath Hayes away match tonight is off!

A quick massage from Bill Shaw to tell readers who may be planning to go watch The Woodmen thrash Heath Hayes this evening (Thursday, 2nd January 2014), that this away match is off due to a waterlogged pitch. Sorry, folks, … Continue reading

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Walsall Wood FC – 22 years ago…

Here’s something I recently came by in a charity shop in Brownhills – it’s the match day program for Walsall Wood FC versus Raunds Town FC, played at Oak Park at 3pm, Saturday 31st August 1991 The cover price was 40p, and this is a hefty 20 page A4 magazine with lots of content.
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Walsall Wood v The Mikes match off!

A quick massage from Bill Shaw to tell readers who may be planning to go watch The Woodmen thrash The Mikes this afternoon that the match has been cancelled due to a waterlogged pitch.
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