Stenhousemuir Ladies back captain after sexist comments

Stenhousemuir captain Nicole McPhee become victim of vile trolling following their match against Rangers in the women’s Scottish Cup on Sunday. Tweets after the game started pouring in from male Rangers fans calling her ‘out of shape’, body shaming her and even saying she ‘doesn’t look like a professional player.’ Unfortunately issues like this are very apparent for women in the public eye, especially in … Continue reading Stenhousemuir Ladies back captain after sexist comments

How the SWPL could benefit from Scots Gov capacity rules

 As the Scottish Government continue to debate whether it is safe for stadiums to welcome large scale amounts of fans the women’s leagues in Scotland are welcome to continue due to their unfortunate low attendance rates compared to men’s teams. Teams such as Motherwell and Hamilton Accies tend to draw in crowds but rarely ever break the 100 fans mark despite having a loyal men’s … Continue reading How the SWPL could benefit from Scots Gov capacity rules

Betel raises Christmas cash for the homeless

The Motherwell branch of Betel took to the town centre in elaborate costumes to spread some Christmas cheer and raise funds for local homeless people and those struggling with addiction. The Christian charity offers shelter and opportunities to those fallen on hard times that wish to turn their life around. They allow people the chance to engage in meaningful work and help build strong relationships … Continue reading Betel raises Christmas cash for the homeless

Aberdeen defeat Accies 2-1 in the SWPL1

Aberdeen returned to their winning ways after a nine-match losing streak with a 2-1 victory over Hamilton Accies. Aberdeen now sits in fifth ahead of Motherwell on goal difference. Aberdeen opened the scoring thanks to a close-range delivery from Bayley Hutchinson that narrowly escaped Jeni Currie Hamilton keeper 17 minutes into the game. Aberdeen dominated the first half with multiple attempts at goal. The goals … Continue reading Aberdeen defeat Accies 2-1 in the SWPL1

‘Erase the Grey’ Campaign Arrives at City of Glasgow College

City of Glasgow College has teamed up with Glasgow Caledonian University to help spread awareness about their gender-based violence campaign #erasethegrey. Large poster boards have been placed on the second floor of the City Campus calling out common excuses used to downplay assaults and abusive behaviour. ‘Erase The Grey’ was launched in 2019 by Glasgow Caledonian University as a way to spread knowledge and awareness … Continue reading ‘Erase the Grey’ Campaign Arrives at City of Glasgow College

Hamilton defeated by a late Hearts goal in the SWPL1

As the cold winter nights begin to set in, the bottom of the SWPL1 table met second bottom as Hamilton Academical vs Hearts finished in a 1-0 victory to Heart of Midlothian.  Both sides in the first half created promising goal scoring opportunities but failed to follow through with that final blow to break open the score line.   Hamilton keeper Jeni Currie was rarely called … Continue reading Hamilton defeated by a late Hearts goal in the SWPL1