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Aspiring Football Writer? Join Our Team

Our website launched in July 2010 and quickly evolved from a one man blog to a fully fledged news site regularly publishing club news, match previews, stats and reports.

Are you hoping for a career in football journalism? Perhaps you are about to enrol on a journalism course? Becoming part of Bescot Banter will help towards building a portfolio and also get your work seen by thousands of people locally, nationally and internationally as you take the first step on the road towards a career in football journalism.

General Articles/Blogs - We are always looking for columnists to provide articles and opinions on the latest happenings at the Walsall Football Club. Posts can be as part of a regular contribution or one-off appearance.

Match Previews/Reports - We aim to cover every first-team game with as many Development and Under-18s game thrown in for good measure. We would be happy to welcome a new reporter on board.

If you require further information, or would like to become part of the team, please email your contact details along with a brief example of your writing style to

All contributions are welcome, however - racist, sexist, libellous and/or abusive submissions will not be considered for publication. All material forwarded to Bescot Banter is subject to an editorial review.

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