INTERVIEW: DAVE MAC AND HIS FRIDAY NIGHT QUIZ

When lockdown was imposed earlier this year, things weren’t looking so good for Falkirk Football Club, Scottish Football in general, and the fans stuck at home with no football to watch. During this time, those behind the scenes at FFC tried to come up with different ideas to keep the fans entertained, as well as…

THROWBACK THURSDAY

YOU’RE IN THE ARMY NOW Falkirk have played several games against Army sides over the years- and not just the British Army. Bairns’ stars have also played in Army teams with great distinction and against some of the most famous names in the game when they too were engaged on their own equivalent of National…

ALAN GOW RETURNS AS HEAD OF FOOTBALL OPERATIONS

Falkirk Football Club is delighted to announce the return of former player and fans favourite Alan Gow who will shortly take up the position of Head of Football Operations at the club. Gow (37) will lead the club’s new Football Operations department and as such will work closely with co-managers David McCracken and Lee Miller.…

TOM TAIWO – IN DEPTH INTERVIEW

We spoke to Bairns fan favourite Tom Taiwo. The tough tackling Englishman discussed his time with the club, his career outside Falkirk, and his thoughts on The Bairns managers and a certain recent transfer… The midfielder was a youth player at Chelsea as a youngster, something that gave him a great base as he went…

FALKIRK WOMEN FIXTURES RELEASED

Scottish Women’s Football have, this morning, released the Season 2020/21 Championship South fixtures. Falkirk will start the campaign away to Gartcairn on Sunday 18th October with the first home fixture just a week later as Edinburgh Caledonia visit The Falkirk Stadium. After last season was brought to an abrupt end, the team will be hoping…

THROWBACK THURSDAY

BROCKVILLE HOSTS A “SCOTLAND V ENGLAND” GAME FOR LOCAL BOY George Young was in the eyes of many older supporters the best- ever Rangers player and Scotland captain. Why then did it take former England manager Don Revie to organise a Testimonial Match for George at Brockville? The amazing story starts in Grangemouth in the…

BAIRNS CONTINUE MILK & TWO CREATIVE PARTNERSHIP

We’re pleased to confirm our continued Creative Partnership with local design company, Milk and Two.  Milk and Two are an independent studio led by design duo Andy Jamieson and Nicola Henderson. We have worked closely with Andy and Nicola in recent seasons to bring to life our creative ideas covering a host of marketing campaigns…

BLAIR IS BACK!

Falkirk FC is delighted to announce the return of Blair Alston. The 28-year old has put pen to paper on a two-year deal and will wear squad number 8 this season. Blair has spent the last four seasons in the Scottish Premiership with St Johnstone and Hamilton Accies, appearing 122 times, following his departure from…

BETFRED CUP FIXTURES CONFIRMED

Our 2020/21 Betfred Cup Group Stage fixtures have been confirmed.  The Bairns will start by welcoming Premiership side, Kilmarnock to The Falkirk Stadium on Tuesday 6th October. Just three days later we are off to East End Park to take on Dunfermline Athletic in a match that will be broadcast live on Premier Sport. We…

IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW: BRIAN ‘BOMBER’ BROWN

For this week’s interview we spoke to member of the Falkirk FC Hall of Fame, Brian ‘Bomber’ Brown. Bomber, who played nearly 300 games for The Bairns from 1977 to 1884, grew up in Falkirk and was born into a Falkirk supporting family. “My younger sister did the books for Falkirk after I left and…

VERIFIER LOCAL HERO AWARD

Kieran Koszary and Stuart Comrie from Verifier Security Systems presented Falkirk fan Gillian Laird with our final Local Hero of the Month Award in recognition of her fantastic work during lockdown at both the Emergency Childcare Hub and her ongoing support to the children and parents at Langlees ELCC. The club received dozens of nominations…

BAIRNS SIGN CALLUMN MORRISON

Falkirk FC is delighted to announce the signing of Callumn Morrison from Heart of Midlothian. The 21-year old winger has put pen to paper on a one year deal, with the option of a second. Callumn has played a total of 42 times for the Jambos first team since making his debut against Partick Thistle…

BAIRNS DRAWN IN BETFRED GROUP E

Falkirk have been drawn in Group E of the Betfred Cup alongside Dunfermline, Clyde, Dumbarton and Kilmarnock. Ties will be scheduled and announced in new course with the five possible match dates as follows: MD1: Tuesday October 6 MD2: Saturday October 10 MD3: Tuesday October 13 MD4: Tuesday November 10 MD5: Saturday November 14

BOBBY OLEJNIK: IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW

Over the years, Falkirk have had several successful goalkeepers. One player in particular who joined the Bairns midway through their last stint in the Premiership, and helped them through two more top flight campaigns, was Austrian goalkeeper, Bobby Olejnik. Robert made the move from Austria to the UK aged just 17. Having played at under-14s…