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Newtown AFC running Children's Summer Soccer Camps

£5 a day for Girls and Boys between 6yrs and 13yrs

soccampNewtown Manager, Bernie McNally will be in charge of four days of Summer Soccer camps at the Football Club which are being run in conjunction with the Football Association of Wales and the Welsh team sponsors, Vauxhall Motors.

The events take place on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th July between 10am and 3pm for boys and girls aged between 6 and 13yrs. The second pair of days are the following week on Monday 30th July and Tuesday 31st July. There will be plenty of fun and games in addition to some soccer skills coaching and the events will go ahead in the Club's function room in the event of any bad weather.

Whilst Wales did not qualify for the recently completed European Championships in Ukraine and Poland, Newtown AFC want to get into the spirit of football fever as we all prepare for the next round of international games when some of our Welsh players will feature in British football team competing in the Olympic games soon. Newtown, in partnership with the FAW and Vauxhall, will be hosting these summer camps where the next Welsh football stars of tomorrow may be found. Boys and Girls of all abilities will have the opportunity to play the game in a safe, fun, learning environment.

Vauxhall Managing Director, Duncan Aldred said, "We are very excited about playing our part in the Fun Football programme. From the beginning of our Sponsorship we have been committed to supporting football from the grass roots through to the National senior team and it is vitally important for the future of the game in Wales that we support the young talent with such opportunities".

Parents can register their children for the soccer camps for just 5 a day by sending their child's name, address, date of birth and phone number to Club Secretary, Owen Durbridge, Latham Park, Park Lane, Newtown, SY16 1EN together with a cheque for the appropriate amount, stating which dates you wish to take part in. Enquiries to