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31. Campbell Sutherland

Calendar Icon  18 August 2012 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1998 Campbell played his junior and representative football at Stop Out and then joined our club in 1973. He played as a full back in the second team for many years before moving into the third team and then finishing his playing career in the Pet Shop Boys team.   At the1973 Annual General Meeting (AGM), he was elected to the Managemen...

32. John Bradbury Celebration - Open Evening

Calendar Icon  7 July 2014 Author Icon  Craig Deadman Category Icon  Club News
 
The PFC Management Committee have organised an open evening to celebrate the outstanding contribution that John Bradbury has made to our club. This event will be held at the clubrooms on Friday 25th July. It is an open invitation for all club members, supporters and football friends to come along and honour John’s achievements and success at PFC...

33. New hoodie available now from Football Central

Calendar Icon  5 April 2017 Author Icon  Comms team Category Icon  Club News
 
Our friends at Football Central have a new hoodie in stock, which is great for junior club members - but also has larger sizes for adults.   Orders place before Friday 17 April will get FREE player's name on the back of the hoodie!  Order now, and grab some extra supplies for the football season.    See our Football Central club shop ....

34. Tony Hilton

Calendar Icon  5 May 2012 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1998 Passed Away 1999 Tony Hilton joined the club in 1952 and played as goalkeeper for the junior 6th (under 12) team. Tony’s uncle Otto was at that time on the club’s management committee, and his father, Arthur, also joined that committee in 1954. Tony played junior football for 4 years and later also filled in for lower grade men’...

35. Andy Leslie

Calendar Icon  16 April 2011 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1945 Passed Away 1964 Andy Leslie has been a household name in Petone since the 1970s, as Petone’s home-grown All Black captain. But the name was also very prominent from 1928 through to 1945, when Andy Leslie snr was an outstanding player for what was our very successful1st team.   Andy Leslie was in fact the first person to be appoi...

36. Arthur Hilton

Calendar Icon  2 July 2011 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1970 Passed Away 1982 Arthur arrived in New Zealand with his brother Otto in 1939, overcoming all sorts of difficulty to get here. Once in the country, their talents in the production of grease saw them set up a company to manufacture special grease that helped the railways run during the war, and in the 1950s this company moved to Seaview...

37. Otto Hilton

Calendar Icon  11 June 2011 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 1960 Passed Away 1965 Otto Hilton was born in 1912 and went on to play senior club football in Austria and Czechoslovakia, representing the Czech Army team in 1936-39. He immigrated to New Zealand from a war-threatened Europe in 1939 and, after a period of refereeing, joined Petone in 1950 – attracted by the club’s Chatham Cup winning ...

38. Graham Hickling

Calendar Icon  28 July 2012 Author Icon  John Bradbury Category Icon  Life Members
 
Elected 2003 Graham joined club in 1958 as an 8 year old. He played in a team of boys who were coached by Dick Whittington right through until moving into senior football in 1967. Graham was selected in Hutt Valley under 14 and 16 age group teams.   He went on to play mainly second team football, although he did make 5 Central League appearance...

39. Off Season Work

Calendar Icon  4 March 2014 Author Icon  Jeff Bell Category Icon  Club News
 
Like every off-season there is still plenty of work being done behind the scenes to get the club ready for the winter months. There are sponsorship deals finalised, registration details sorted, coaches appointed, short and long term plans made, gear purchased, and many more things. All of this so we can play football as part of a good healthy club....

40. John Bradbury inducted into the Wellington Football Hall of Fame

Calendar Icon  21 October 2014 Author Icon  Craig Deadman Category Icon  Honours
 
We are very pleased to announce that at last night’s 2014 Capital Football Awards, John Bradbury was inducted into the Wellington Football Hall of Fame.   John joins an illustrious few who have been inducted such as Wynton Rufer, Barry Truman, Malcolm Dunford, Vaughan Coveny and Maureen Jacobsen and is the first Administrator to be included! ...