• Bolton Wanderers Free School under fire over promises in DfE application forms

    The closing Bolton Wanderers Free School (BWFS) is facing more scrutiny after promises in its original application appear not to have been fulfilled and “supporters” distance themselves from the school. Schools Week revealed last week that BWFS, which is due to close in August because of financial concerns, paid almost £600,000 in rent and utility

    5.00 Apr. 1st, 2017 | News

  • Bolton Wanderers Free School paid £600k in rent and bills to football club

    An “inadequate” school linked to a former premier league football club and now closing in August because of financial concerns, paid almost £600,000 to the club in rent and utility bills in just two years, Schools Week can reveal. Bolton Wanderers Free School (BWFS) opened in September 2014 after it was established by the Eddie

    5.00 Mar. 24th, 2017 | News