Archive for January 2014

Merseyside Blind FC Win Brian Aaron’s Cup 2013/14 in Penalty Shoot Out

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Merseyside Blind FC

Congratulations to Merseyside Blind FC, who train at Greenbank Sports Academy every Saturday, on their recent cup win.

The three team Brian Aaron’s Cup competition, which also involved Royal National College for the Blind (RNC) Academy Bulls and Sporting Club Albion saw the following results:

Merseyside Blind Football Club 1 – 0 RNC Academy Bulls

Merseyside Blind Football Club 2 – 2 Sporting Club Albion

Merseyside Blind Football Club 0 – 0 Sporting Club Albion

The closely fought final was won 1 – 0 on penalties

Merseyside Blind Football Club’s Roy Turnham scored all three of their match goals and Matt Cliff, the penalty shoot out winner.

Full match reports available at

Westfield Lodge Accommodation wins a Simply The Guest Award

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

  Christine Tynan with the Simply the Guest Award

Westfield Lodge at Greenbank Sports Academy which offers budget, accommodation for visitors to Liverpool has been recognised by booking website with a Simply the Guest Award in the hostel category.

Simply the Guest Awards recognise the properties with the most positive customer reviews on the site. The reviews that were used to identify the award winners score accommodation on their service, cleanliness, location and general guest experience.

A recent guest review on the Laterooms site said:

“This was the second time I stayed here. The facilities are basic but perfect for what I needed. The room and ensuite shower room were immaculately clean, the staff very helpful and friendly”

Accommodation Team Member Christine Tynan responded to the news by saying:

“We are delighted to receive the Award – it is great to get positive feedback from customers and good to know that we are doing our job right”

Accommodation can be booked by calling 0151 280 7757 (Mon – Fri, 9am-5pm) Full payment is taken at the time of booking (by credit/debit card). Alternatively, book online at

Westfield Lodge hotel reviews