Scottish Football Writers Association



Book now for the 2019 dinner


THE SFWA hosts its 55th annual awards night, in association with William Hill, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 36 Cambridge Street, Glasgow on Sunday May 19 2019.

Please come along and enjoy the evening’s entertainment in the company of President Stephen Halliday, our Player of the Year and other winners. Our speakers are former professional sprinter and footballer George McNeill and football impressionist Darren Farley.

A sumptuous three-course meal will be served from 7.30pm, after which the awards ceremony will commence. Dress code for the evening is lounge suit and tie and we would be grateful if you could inform your guests of this.

We hope members can take a table but we are also setting aside a couple of tables for members, past and present, who might wish to bring themselves and a guest or two.

Thanks to our generous sponsors the cost of a ticket is just £25 (which includes a half bottle of wine). A table of ten costs £250.

Payment can be made online (account number: 06046454, sort code: 80-11-80) or via cheque (payable to SFWA). Could those paying online please ensure their own name is on any transaction.

A special room rate has been secured with the DoubleTree by Hilton of £90 B&B for single occupancy and £100 B&B for twin/double occupancy. Please contact the hotel on 0141 332 3311 to book. Car parking will be free to all our guests.

Please email your guest list to sscottishfootballwriters@gmail.com Paper copies can be posted to Gareth Law, The Scottish Sun, Guildhall, Glasgow. G1 3EN.

Similarly, please email your nominations for the 2019 award winners to the same address, remember to select a second choice in each category – Player of the Year, Young Player of the Year (eligible for Scotland only) and Manager of the Year.


Please feel free to contact Gareth on 07779 046602 if you have any queries. We look forward to welcoming you on the night.

Lindsay Herron