Club News

A brief summary of the AGM and a look at the week ahead…

Fixture(s):
Mon 20 – RYL team v Aldershot Town – Away – KO 19:30
Tue 21 – First team v Hendon – Away – KO 19:45 – MFA Senior Cup
Sat 25 – First team v Welling Utd – Away – KO 15:00
Sun 26 – Ladies U 18s v Fleet Town – Home – KO 10:30

Annual General Meeting

The AGM took place on Wednesday 15 Feb with a good number of folk in attendance.

Highlights:  Vice-chair Nick Archer talked about the exciting ground developments with agreement being  reached with Barnet FC for e South Stand from Prince Edward Playing Fields to  be relocated to The Vale for the start of the 2017/18 season together with plans being drawn up for a new main stand, initially 600 seats but extendable to 1,000.  The former comes free save the dismantling, transport and  re-assemble costs whilst the latter will attract significant funding from the Football Foundation. Club Sponsor gpf lewis will also be involved in undertaking appropriate groundwork’s.

Chairman Peter Marsden was quite upbeat about the on-going discussions with the landlords over the lease with more positive news expected to follow in the next 2-3 months.

Southampton FC at The Vale Sunday 26 February

We are expecting over 400 ‘Saints’ fans at The Vale ahead of the League Cup Final against Manchester Utd next Sunday from around 11:30. If you are able to help out on the day your assistance would be greatly be appreciated. Please contact James Klarfeld via e-mail james.klarfeld@btinternet.com to find out more.

Away Travel 

Subject to demand (min of 30) the Supporters Club will be running a coach service to our away games at Weston-super Mare & Truro City, as per details below:

Weston-Super-Mare (Tue 7 Mar) departs the club at 15:30 and returning immediately after the game. Fares are £25 Adults £20 Concessions and £12-50p Under 14s. Deadline to book is Wednesday March 1st

Truro City (Sat Mar 11) – departs the club at 07:00 with 2 stops on the way and then departing shortly after the game. Fares for this trip will £35 Adults £30 Concessions and £17-50 for Under 14’s. Deadline to book is 22:00 on Sunday March 5th

Bookings are now being taken by Victor Klarfeld by text to 07881624800 or email victor.klarfeld@btinternet.com always ensure you quote the FULL NAME for each person you are booking for and contact details

Predict – A – Score Competition 

Tony Short has up-dated the table to reflect our latest game versus Margate – details PASC_18_Feb_17

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are still looking for match-day sponsors and match ball donation(s) for the following home games:

Sat 4 Mar – Gosport Borough – Match Ball donation

Mon 20 Mar – Concord Rangers – Match Ball donation

Sat 8 Apr – Hemel Hempstead Town – Match Ball donation

Mon 17 Apr – Bishop’s Stortford – Match Ball donation

If you or your company/organisation are interested in any of the above please contact

Peter Worby  (pworby@hotmail.com or Mobile: 07967698370) or Paul Rumens (paulrumens59@gmail.com or Mobile: 07710929692) to discuss further. 

Ryman Youth team – Trials for 2017/18  

Trials for the WFC Ryman Youth team for 2017/18 will be held on Saturday & Sunday 20/21 May and Saturday & Sunday 27/28 May on the outside pitches at Grosvenor Vale, HA4 6JQ.  Registration is from 09:30 with the trials commencing 10:30 – format, trials on the Saturday with matches played on the Sunday.

Individuals are asked to print-out and complete the  application form and bring it along on the day.

More info from U18s manager Steve Booth  – S_mb@hotmail.co.uk or mobile 07738982838. 

Newsletter

Don’t forget to register to receive our monthly Newsletter aimed at keeping the fan base up-to-date with news, events & special promotions the club will be running throughout the season. Registration is via the subscriber box on the Website Home page.  Register by no later than 28 February for a chance to win 2x Gold Match tickets for our Vanarama National League South fixture versus Concord Rangers on Monday 20 March kick-off 19:45.

Ruislip Social Club  

Football on the Big Screen(s): 

Mon 20 – Sutton Utd v Arsenal at 20:00

Tue 21Manchester City v Monaco at 19:45

Wed 22Seville v Leicester City at 19:45

Thu 23Tottenham Hotspur v KAA Gent at 20:05

Sat 25Watford v West Ham Utd at 17:30

Sun 26Tottenham Hotspur v Stoke city at 13:30 + Manchester Utd v Southampton at 16:30

Live Music 

This Friday (17 Feb) Rainbow in Rock in the main hall, tickets are £10 (advance) or £12 (on the door).  On Saturday (25 Feb) Endorphine-Machine are  on stage  with tickets at £12 (advance) or £14 (on the door). More info at Tropic@Ruislip 

Dates for the Diary/Scheduler:

Future WFC  events in the RSC include:

Sat 18 Mar – Motown Gold – tickets now on sale at the RSC at £15

Sat 8 Apr – An evening with Paul Merson (£40)
Sat 6 May – End of Season Presentation Evening at the RSC
Sat 13 May – Ska Faces, tickets (£10)
Sat 15 Jul – D.I.S.C.O, tickets (£5)
Sat 23 Sep – Ultimate 90’s (£15)
Sat 11 Nov – LEGEND (A tribute to Bob Marley) (£15)

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