A week tomorrow we are off to visit Liverpool walking club, last time we had the pleasure of meeting & playing against Alan Kennedy. He is an outstanding example of an ex-professional footballer, thoughtful, witty and had time for hundreds of conversations with everyone, both young & old. No photograph / selfie or autograph was […]

Thanks to Sky Sports you’ve seen us on the telly, now come & join the fun was a recent tweet and today five new lad’s did just that, they turned up & thoroughly enjoyed “the beautiful game” what better way to spend a Wednesday is there ? Come & join us all at the Wednesday session […]

Overs 50’s tournament – Thursday 2nd November 2017  &  Overs 60’s tournament Thursday 9th November 2017 both at The Wigan Soccerdome just a goal kick away from The DW Stadium. Both events,  11am – 2pm with free refreshments after the final whistle, cost is £50 per team, 6-a-side with at least an hours playing time. If you wish to enter […]

Wigan Walkers FC                                              Weston Super Mare FC In the music scene The Traveling Wilburys gained a reputation for taking themselves on the road and playing venues around the country to spread their music to the masses, well the walking football equivalent of the Wilburys are Weston Super Mare Walkers, they like nothing better than a […]

A new feature for the website starting today, The Weekly Update, a look back at the past seven days and maybe just a little cutting!   There were three sessions down at the PowerLeague Soccerdome in Wigan over the past seven days but Wednesday’s meeting was by far the most eventful, a great turnout of […]

The dates for Wigan Walkers return to the Algarve for the Albufeira Cup 2018 have been confirmed as Saturday 17th March to Wednesday 21st march.   This year’s trip was a huge success both on and off the field. We sent 9 players (two took their wives) plus John Wright’s bag-man – Alan ‘you had […]

Wigan Walkers FC Pick Up Second Trophy In Seven Days Following on from their achievements last weekend at the St Helens Festival, the Wigan Walkers FC came out on top down in Northwich, Cheshire, winning a lovely little trophy beating Widnes in the final by two goals to one, the journey there though wasn’t as […]

Reporter:  Gary Wilkins Editor: Barry Worthington Saturday 10 July 2017 On a soaring hot summer’s day Wigan Walkers Whites turned in a superb performance to win the St Helens Festival walking football tournament. The teams in this inaugural competition were Wigan Walkers FC Whites, Wigan Walkers FC Yellows, St Helens 1, St Helens 2, Southport […]

The tournament was a ‘three touch’ walking football tournament. We were drawn in a group with SOS Olheo, Brackley Saints and Excel Walton, the top two qualifying for the knockout stages. The first group game was against Excel Walton A from Walton on Thames. We took to this three touch very well and went ahead […]