FOOTBALL MEMORIES SPECIAL

Football Memories was the first reminiscence programme based on Football which was designed to help older football supporters who were lonely, socially isolated or living with memory problems and other long-term conditions. It started here in the Falkirk area and has now spread far and wide, with groups in Holland, America, Spain, and Brazil- all…

GOAL OF THE DECADE WINNER

Congratulations to Luke Leahy who won our Goal of the Decade Competition in association with Behind the Wall thanks to his stunning strike v Livingston!   The top 3 👇 3rd – Blair Alston v Hamilton (2012/13) 2nd – Craig Sibbald v Hearts (2014/15) 1st – Luke Leahy v Livingston (2015/16)

THROWBACK THURSDAY: CALL THE DUKE

CALL THE DUKE In normal times, every Friday afternoon a group of guys gather at the right-hand side of the bar in The Wheatsheaf in Baxter’s Wynd. The topics of conversation invariably centre on Football and there is a fair amount of knowledge and experience in the group. The group start their gatherings with a…

RICHARD CADETTE: IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW

It’s a big one for this week’s feature article! We spoke to fan favourite Richard Cadette on his exhilarating years with The Bairns that have seen him regarded as a legend at the club. Richard joined former Brentford colleagues Tony Parks and Eddie May at Falkirk after a career largely spent in England. “I came…

50/50 DRAW RESULT – SATURDAY 1ST AUGUST

It’s a new record prize pot in this afternoon’s 50/50 draw! Thanks to your incredible support £3,267 will be won this afternoon, with £3,267 also being donated to MND Scotland in memory of David Hagen. In true matchday style, here is Announcer Dave Mac to announce the winners… Tickets will be on sale again next…

THROWBACK THURSDAY: THE YOUNG ONES

THE YOUNG ONES Scotland played International Football at under-23 level, mainly friendlies against England and Wales, from 1955 until 1975. It was felt that there was a need to bridge the gap between Youth Internationals and Full Internationals, although Scotland did award full caps to players who were aged 23 and under. Denis Law still holds the record for…

JAMIE MCQUILKEN: IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW

We spoke to former Falkirk full back Jamie McQuilken on his early career, his time in the navy blue, and on Gretna’s rise and fall as he looked back on his time as a player. Jamie came through the Celtic youth academy and managed to make several appearances for the first team, which was massive…