Covid-19 Safe Return to Football Activities

By Michael Hardinges
Following the latest government guidance detailing the easing of the current lockdown and additional sporting restrictions, the FA have released new and updated guidance on the safe return to football for grassroots clubs and leagues. As part of the governments roadmap out of lockdown, as of Monday 29th March 2021, outdoor sports facilities can open…

New Safeguarding Guidance for 16/17 year olds!

By Michael Hardinges
The FA have recently released further guidance for 16-17 year olds within football. The new guidance details specific safeguarding and resource information for players and their families. Please remember that if you have any safeguarding concerns, or would like further advice then as a club we can help! Please contact Michael – the WVFC club…

Safety guidelines for players with glasses.

By Michael Hardinges
We often get asked whether players should wear spectacles or goggles when playing football? … Flying footballs and close physical contact make football a moderate risk sport for eye injuries. Safety spectacles or goggles may provide additional protection from injury and can also be worn by those who need to wear prescription lenses. Safety goggles…

Our volunteers are AWESOME!!!

By Michael Hardinges
Please take a minute to watch this short video from the local FA. Volunteers are the life blood of many organisations worldwide and grassroots football is no different. Without volunteers your children and their friends simply would not be able to play for an affiliated football team. Almost everybody involved in grassroots football is a…

WE ONLY DO POSITIVE!!!

By Michael Hardinges
To kick off the 2018/19 youth football season, The Football Association has announced a renewed focus on the Respect campaign as it enters its ten year anniversary.

Mangers and committee meeting – Jan 2018

By Michael Hardinges
The next WVFC monthly meeting will be on Jan 29th 2018. Please see the link below for more information. https://www.facebook.com/events/192281454695133/?ti=cl Please feel free to attend this meeting. Managers, please make sure that your team is represented either by yourself or by an assistant or parent.   Thanks Michael  

Welland Valley FC – Volunteers Needed

By Michael Hardinges
  Welland Valley FC are looking for volunteers to help out with some of our upcoming events, such as the club day and tournament. We are also looking for volunteers to join the committee. So, if you would like to share your new ideas and suggestions to enable the club to expand, please feel free…

WVFC Winter Training

By Michael Hardinges
Hello all. ​Winter training starts next week, please note that ONLY Astro boots and Trainers are approved footwear. ANYONE WEARING NORMAL BOOTS OR UNAPPROVED FOOTWEAR WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO TRAIN. Please share to all of your parents. Teams are only permitted on their booked pitches at the given times. YOU CANNOT SET UP PRIOR…