West Wales Women & Girls League and Pembrokeshire Women & Girls League Update
Women and Girls
18 December 2014

West Wales Women & Girls League and Pembrokeshire Women & Girls League Update

The West Wales Women and Girls League has seen a significant increase in the number of players, in particular at the mini age group. League membership includes 26 clubs and to date approx. 800 registered players across all age groups – U 8’s, 10’s, 12’s, 14’s, 16’s and Seniors. This season approx. 70 players are turning out weekly to play at the mini age groups on a Sunday in Swansea. If any girl is interested in playing at this age group it is possible to ‘turn up’ on the day and they will be allocated a club/team. Details of the league fixtures at this age group during the winter months are as follows:

Swansea Site
Day: Sunday
Frequency: Weekly
Venue: Cwmdu - Swansea City’s Facility
Time: 9.00am – 12pm
Cost:£1

Carmarthen Site (Newly commenced)
Day: Sunday
Frequency: Fortnightly
Venue: Carmarthen Athletics Indoor Barn
Time: 2 - 3pm
Cost:£2

With all other age groups, fixtures are organised on a home and away basis U 12’s (7 – 9 a side)and U14, U16 playing 11 a side.
In addition to this there are girls fun football sites operating at Llanelli Leisure Centre and Teigrod Teilo football club. There are exciting plans for further development scheduled to commence in January 2015.

The Pembrokeshire Women and Girls League has 8 clubs involved with a total of 200+ registered girls across all age groups – U 8’s, 10’s, 12’s, 14’s and 16’s. There is a warm welcome to all existing and new players to turn up and play. Fixtures are played on a Sunday morning for all mini/junior games on a fortnightly basis – U 10’s and 12’s and U 14’s and 16’s alternate weekends and the cost is £1.50. Also a girls fun football site is in operation on a Saturday morning at STP between 10am and 12pm for girls aged 5 – 11years.

For further information on West Wales Women and Girls League please visit www.wwwgl.org.uk or contact Tom Knight on [email protected] or 07825 323561.

For further information on Pembrokeshire Women and Girls League please contact Emily Ardran on [email protected] or 07890 303818.

West Wales Football Inclusion Officer – [email protected] or 07788 310406.