Ben Wootton

03 Oct 2019
Shropshire football star Dave Edwards was reunited with his former Wales manager Chris Coleman at a successful charity golf day to raise funds for the Little Rascals Foundation. Chris, who led Wales to the semi-finals of the 2016 European Championships, was joined by his assistant manager Kit Symons, also an ex-Wales international, as they took part in an event organised by Q Financial Services...
04 Jul 2019
A Shropshire charity which provides help and support to Shropshire youngsters with disabilities, and their families, has appointed two new trustees. The Little Rascals Foundation was launched in 2017 by footballer Dave Edwards and his childhood friend Ben Wootton, with their mothers joining them as trustees. Mitch Gough and Steve Parry, both from Shropshire company Q Financial Services, have now...
07 Jun 2019
A growing Shropshire financial services company which offers a range of services has added to its team. Q Financial Services, which has offices in both Shrewsbury and Telford, has appointed Ben Wootton and Hannah Jennings as mortgage and protection advisers. The roles represent an exciting new challenge for both of the company’s latest additions. Ben, from Pontesbury, near Shrewsbury, said: “It’s...
12 Feb 2018
Two Shropshire children’s attractions have joined forces to launch new and exciting Nerf Wars parties for youngsters. The Little Rascals Indoor Play Centre and X-Strike Arena have teamed up for a new venture, which they believe will prove a big hit with county children keen to take aim. The parties will be held at the Shrewsbury headquarters of Little Rascals, with X-Strike providing the nerf...
01 Feb 2018
A weekly multi-sports club for children with disabilities and their siblings has been launched in Shrewsbury - with local youngsters invited to get involved. The SEN Multi-Sports Club is run by the Little Rascals Foundation, a local charity which supports children with disabilities and their families. It takes place each Monday evening, between 5.30-6.30pm, at the London Road Sports Centre, with...
15 Jul 2017
A Shropshire charity which supports youngsters with disabilities, and their families, has been presented with a cheque for more than £1,200 after a family took part in the annual Bridgnorth Walk. Professional golfer David Wells was joined by his mother, Lynne Wells, on her 62nd birthday, and Amanda Brown, his cousin, for the walk. David said the trio were delighted to raise a final amount of £1,...
26 Jun 2017
Wolves and Wales footballer Dave Edwards will be supporting a charity rounders fun day in Pontesbury this weekend in aid of the charity he has launched. Dave and lifelong friend Ben Wootton have created the Little Rascals Foundation to provide help and support to Shropshire youngsters with disabilities, and their families. The former Shrewsbury Town midfielder will be at Pontesbury’s Mary Webb...
08 Apr 2017
A launch event to kickstart a new Shropshire charity set up by football star Dave Edwards to help children with disabilities has raised more than £12,500. Just over 200 guests attended the fundraising ball for the Little Rascals Foundation at Shrewsbury Town’s Greenhous Meadow - which was hosted by TV sports presenter Jacqui Oatley; and featured Wales national team coach Kit Symons, a former...
26 Nov 2015
Wolves football star Dave Edwards kicks off an exciting new venture this weekend when he opens an indoor soft play centre in Shrewsbury - and it already has the seal of approval from his Molineux team mates. The Welsh international midfielder, who lives just outside Shrewsbury, is launching Little Rascals, aimed at babies and children up to the age of 10, at the Maverick Business Park in Monkmoor...
03 Aug 2015
Wolves footballer Dave Edwards has revealed plans to open a soft play centre for youngsters in Shrewsbury - creating ten new jobs. The 29-year-old Wales international midfielder has applied to Shropshire Council to convert a unit at Monkmoor's Maverick Business Park into a play barn, which would be called Little Rascals. He has made the planning application to change the use of the 5,000 sq ft...
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