Thursday, 19 April 2012 08:00

WST Members Briefing April 2012

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Andy Morrell and Billy Barr become Club Owners!

Andy & BillyWe are so pleased to announce that two of our newest Trust members are our Manager Andy Morrell and his assistant Billy Barr. The membership figure now stands at 2,158 members.

On joining becoming a Club Owner Andy Morrell said: ¢‚¬Å“The Trust have worked tremendously hard to turn things around, on and off the pitch, and theyve supported us every step of the way. Thats why weve decided to show our commitment to them by joining the Trust.¢‚¬ 


Please keep calling into the Trust Shop to look at our merchandise items, which are now changing match by match. It's only small premises, so please bear with us. If you've seen something you like and we haven't got it in stock then please ask, and we will order it for you. 

Saturday Stall / Trust Shop

The amazing Saturday Stall team continues to give their time up every Saturday to raise funds for the Trust, and their enthusiasm can only be applauded. Well done to each and every one of you. You know who you are.

If any member would like to volunteer to join the Saturday Stall team or help out at the Trust Shop on weekdays then please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Saturday stall aim to continue with the stall throughout the summer, so if your free to help please get in touch by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Postal Rates Go Up - We Need Your Email Address!

With Postal costs going up by at least 30%, and the fact that we are committed to mailing out quarterly newsletters, we ask, if you havent already, to please supply us with your email address as we send out briefings / information to all members with email addresses to save on costs. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your email address or to up date your address if youve changed it

WST Membership Details Update

In order to ensure we can contact you with all the relevent information we need to supply you, we need you to help us. Many people, since joining the WST, may have moved home, changed email addresses,changed telephone contact details etc. To help us keep track, there is now a new area on the WST web site which allows you to ensure the details we have are up to date.

Simply go to the 'WST Membership Details Update' menu item on the 'Members' and follow the instructions. Don't miss out on the news! 

The Joey Jones Junior Five-A-Side Football Tournament 2012

JoeyWrexham Supporters Federation are once again organising a Junior five-a-side Football tournament at Colliers Park, Wrexham FCs training ground. This year the Federation, who are the umbrella organisation of all the independent supporters groups, have approached Wrexham Legend Joey Jones to allow them to name the tournament after him in recognition of his work with juniors of all ages, and the Federation are pleased that he has accepted the honour.

The tournament is due to be held on the weekend of 23rd and 24th June and teams are invited to take part at the following age levels: under 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. The cost to enter is £40 per team,and they are guaranteed at least five games on the 3G five-a-side pitches. To enter a team in the tournament please email Kevin Hughes at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone him on 07985613893. 

Fron Choir

fronkathryn rudge liverpool cathedral 2011We would like to take this opportunity to thank the fabulous Fron Choir and mezzo soprano Kathryn Rudge for performing in a concert at the William Aston Hall in February, and helping to raise in the region of £3,000 for the Wrexham Supporters Trust.




Golden Lion, High Street, Wrexham

We are pleased to announce that the Golden Lion have joined a growing number of local businesses showing their support for Wrexham Football Club and the Wrexham Supporters Trust by offering exclusive deals to WST Members. All Trust members visiting the Golden Lion in the High Street can obtain 10% discount on all drinks and food on the production of your Trust membership card.

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 If you or you know of a business who wish to link up with the Trust then please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Wrexham Supporters Trust Annual General Meeting Monday 25th June 2012

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Wrexham Supporters Trust is to be held on Monday 25th June 2012 starting at 7.30pm at a venue to be confirmed.

Notice of Elections:

There will be no Board membership elections this year, as all current Board members are still to complete their three year term of office.

Call for Resolutions:

In addition to any resolutions that will be put forward by the Trust Board, members can submit their own resolutions to the meeting. These resolutions must be submitted (with the names of the proposer and seconder, who must be fully paid up members of the Supporters Trust) to the Secretary by Monday 28th May 2012. Please send any proposals to WST AGM, WST Freepost.

Entitlement to Vote at the AGM:

To be entitled to vote at the AGM, you must be over the age of 16 and be a fully paid up member of the Supporters Trust at least 14 days prior to the date of the AGM.

Yr Wyddfa / Snowdon 2012!

Following the success of the walk up Snowdon last July in horrendous conditions by members of Wrexham Supporters Trust that raised over £25,000, we are again looking for fans of Wrexham Football Club to embark on a sponsored walk to the top of WalesSnowdonto raise funds FOR Wrexham Supporters Trust to help towards the running costs of our fans owned football club¢‚¬¦¢‚¬¦.Wrexham FC!

WST SnowdonThe Red Army Walk is to take place on Sunday 15th July 2012. For those with sponsors of over £50 we will arrange for free coach travel leaving the Turf Hotel at 8am on that day. Anyone wishing to make there own way to the Pen-Y-Pass car park, from where we will start our ascend up the Miners Track route at 10am.

This is your chance to help raise funds to help with the running of Wrexham Football Club as a fans owned club. To register for the Red Army walk please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or write to WST Freepost for sponsor forms. We will return them to you with your registration number.

We would prefer all walkers with Wrexham FC at heart to wear a Wrexham FC shirt or a red top so that it will make a great picture at the top of Wales! 

Declan Swans & Attila The Stockbroker in Concert At Seren Saith on Saturday 30th June

Declan SwansAttilaWe are pleased to announce that our friend from Brighton & Hove Albion, Attila The Stockbroker has agreed to once again perform for us. The Sharp-tongued, high energy, social surrealist rebel poet and songwriter was very much a supporter of the Wrexham fans fight to Save The Racecourse in the Guterman/Hamilton era, and he performed a concert at the Centenary Club that also saw our very own ex-Wrexham player Gareth Owen give an impressive display of his musical ability.

This time we are pleased to announce that Wrexhams very own, the Declan Swans, will be playing on the same bill as Attila, and they will be performing at Seren Saith (the former Seven Stars) in Wrexham. Town centre. Full details of ticket availability and cost of tickets to be confirmed.