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Blackpool FC Community Trust Job Vacancies

Blackpool FC Community Trust are recruiting in the following positions…   Job Vacancy: Education Officer Job Description – Education Officer Due to the expansion of our Education and Employability programmes, Blackpool FC Community Trust are looking for a new member of staff to join our vibrant and forward-thinking organisation, which helps develop a range of […]

NHS Chief hails scheme to help football fans slim down

NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens has backed a scheme that lets overweight football fans train at their club’s stadium, encouraging them to get fit and live a healthier, more active life. Five of the English Football League (EFL) Trust’s network of community organisations are participating in the Scottish Professional Football League Trust’s licensed Football […]

Preston North End’s Louis Moult Visits Foxton Centre

Preston North End’s Louis Moult was able to relate in more ways than one during his recent visit to the Foxton Centre. Fresh from his winner against Nottingham Forest the weekend before, Moult spent an afternoon at the Foxton Centre, a cause which works with those who face problems with poverty, addiction and mental health. […]

Saddlers visit Walsall Manor Hospital for Christmas

The Walsall FC squad visited patients at Walsall Manor Hospital on Tuesday to spread some festive joy. First-team players, along with manager Dean Keates and backroom staff, handed out children’s Christmas presents to families in the paediatric wards at the hospital. The group also headed over to the elderly care wards, and swapped stories with […]

NCS: London Teens have Experience of a Lifetime

12 teenagers from London who took part in NCS (National Citizen Service) with Chelsea FC Foundation had a week to remember, meeting a legend, appearing on TV and delivering mental health workshops to over 300 children. After taking on new challenges and learning new skills whilst on NCS with Chelsea Foundation, the group delivered two […]

Derby County Community Trust Invest Over £2.5million Into Local Community

The launch of the Derby County Community Trust’s 2018 Annual Report has detailed an investment of over £2.5million into the local communities of Derby and Derbyshire, delivering on their aims to improve health and wellbeing, sustain participation in sport and physical activity, increase personal attainment and enhance communities through helping over 24,000 participants in the […]

Foundation of Light launches Futsal Scholarship

Foundation of Light is offering school leavers with more opportunities to kick start a career in sport with the launch of its Futsal Education Programme. Kicking off in September 2019, the two-year course combines studying professionally recognised qualifications with the experience of representing Sunderland AFC in a national league. Delivered in partnership with South Tyneside […]

From Barrow Hill to Birmingham – How the SERVES tennis programme is bringing diverse communities together

A group of young people from Barrow Hill in Derbyshire have joined diverse communities across the country that are being brought together through tennis, thanks to the Tennis Foundation’s SERVES programme.  The group are part of a community project run by Derby County Community Trust at Barrow Hill Park, a site which is among the […]

Latics stars spread Christmas cheer at Hope School

It was a memorable afternoon for pupils at Hope School on Thursday as Wigan Athletic players Reece James, Cedric Kipre, Gavin Massey and Kal Naismith visited the school for a special Christmas visit. They met more than 50 children and handed out presents and signed Latics merchandise ahead of this year’s festivities, as well as […]