Women's Football News

 
 
Women's Football News, Print, Web and TV Media
Latest News Women's Football TV News Archive Search Get the Mag

 
Share page on Social Media:   f  Share     t     G+   find us on Twitter: @wssmagnews
 
Women's Football News
 

Women's Soccer Scene
Future structure in Cheshire and Manchester
 Women's Football News 21 Oct 2010
 
Over the last few months an Executive Steering Group has been formed to review and recommend the future structure for the Women's game in both Cheshire and Manchester.
 
The Executive Steering Group which includes the following:
 
Terry Harrop, MBE, JP - Vice Chairman, Cheshire FA
Jack Green, - Chairman of the Board, Manchester FA
Maureen Dunford, - Chief Executive, Cheshire FA
Colin Bridgford, - Chief Executive, Manchester FA
Alan Darby, - Chairman, Cheshire & Manchester Women's League
Jane Morley, - Secretary, Cheshire & Manchester Women's League
Lesley Wright, - Registrations Secretary, Cheshire & Manchester Women's League
Steve O'Connell, - Treasurer, Cheshire & Manchester Women's League
 
The Executive Steering Group discussed in great detail and agreed the vision for Women's Football in both Cheshire and Manchester. The Executive Group yesterday came to an agreement in principle (subject to further discussion) to the following:
 
Two new County FA Leagues, independent of each other, commencing season 2011-12
Intra-Transitional Cup Competition
Consultation evening with ALL Community Clubs in Cheshire and Manchester (not just the teams currently participating)
Consultation evening to provisionally take place on Friday 12th November 2010, Venue to be confirmed.
 
There were a number of reasons for the agreement. Some of which have been noted below:
 
Geographical - Travelling commitments
New Opportunities to facilitate Growth and Transition from the Girls Leagues
Greater commitment and involvement from Charter Standard Community Clubs
Succession Planning, building a local volunteer base to support the potential in both Cheshire and Manchester.
To strategically deliver the FA National Game Strategy linked clearly to the Business Plans of the respective County FA's.
 
The Executive Steering Group will meet following the consultation to agree the outline of the new leagues, agree the Management Committee Member Roles and agree the roll out of recruitment for the new members. The proposals, albeit in their infancy, are approved in principle and subject to further discussions there will be a further announcement towards the end of November.
 
Commenting for Manchester FA, Chief Executive, Colin Bridgford said: "This is a wonderful opportunity to look at the vision for the future and engage community clubs to be a solid base for the women's game in years to come. The initial challenges during the transitional period, i.e the first few years will be no doubt be difficult, but equally in years to come will be most rewarding. I am delighted that all parties agreed unanimously to move forward and create independent of each other a County Women's League."
 
Maureen Dunford, Cheshire FA Chief Executive, commented: "There is a lot of good will around the Executive Group to see this vision succeed. Cheshire FA are delighted to be working together with Manchester FA and the officials of the Cheshire and Manchester Women's League to acknowledge the need to make a change and move forward."
 
On behalf of the Cheshire & Manchester League, secretary Jane Morley said: "We are fully aware that changes are needed to move forward with women's football at this level and it is great to see, that at grassroots level, women's football is being taken seriously by the FA and by working with the Cheshire and Manchester FAs, we are sure that the long term future of Women's football at this level will be secure."

 
 back to TOP
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Women's Soccer Scene Media ©
 
LiveNews HEADLINES
 
on mobile   wssNews.co.uk 
 

 
Loading...
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
Womens Football TV
 
Latest wssTV  
 

 

 
Womens Football Magazine
 
Womens Football Magazine


 
Womens Soccer Secene Media

 
Safe For Kids

 
Discount Football Kits

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Womens Football News send your story photos and video

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
News Archive
News 2017-2018
News 2016-2017
News 2015-2016
News 2014-2015
News 2013-2014
News 2012-2013
News 2011-2012
Women's World Cup 2011
News 2010-2011
News 2009-2010
News 2008-2009
News 2007-2008
Women's World Cup 2007
News 2006-2007
News 2005-2006
News Euro 2005
News 2004-2005
News 2003-2004

 
Women's Sport Search
 
Women's Sport Search

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Women's Football History

 
THREE LIONS ON HER SHIRT

 
FA Womens Football Awards

 
BBC Sport Women's Football

 
Women's Football Advertising

 
Football Foundation

 
FREE CHILDRENS STORIES


 
Total page reads:

© designed, created, hosted and managed by  WWW Support Services   (click for info)