The Latest News from the BACT Team

INTERESTED IN GETTING INVOLVED IN WALKING FOOTBALL?

GOLDEN Goal Football, a slow-paced version of the beautiful game aimed at the over 50s, is currently being delivered across East Staffordshire at 4 different venues. Walking Football is designed to help people aged over 50 keep an active lifestyle, as well as getting those back playing football who had to stop due to injuries…. Read more »

BUXTON AND MILLER PAY VISIT TO WALKING FOOTBALL SESSION

BREWERS pair Jake Buxton and Will Miller have paid a visit to a Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) over 60’s, walking football session. The pair were on hand at ‘Golden Goal Football’ to give advice to the dedicated and enthusiastic participants at the Burton Albion Community Football Centre 3G on Wednesday morning (14th February). The… Read more »

BOYCE AND CAMPBELL PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR MOVE AND LEARN COMMUNITY PROJECT

BREWERS first team players Liam Boyce and Harry Campbell visited Mosley County Primary School yesterday, Anslow, as part of the Move & Learn project, delivered in local schools by staff of Burton Albion Community Trust. The scheme, run by the EFL Trust and Ferrero, is a national school-based educational programme for children aged between 9… Read more »

THE BREWERS AND THE RAMS JOIN FORCES TO SUPPORT ‘KICK IT OUT’ CAMPAIGN

PLAYERS and representatives of both Burton Albion and Derby County have joined together at a local secondary school to show their support to the anti-racism, ‘Kick It Out’ campaign. Burton Albion Community Trust and Derby County Community Trust staff were on hand to deliver educational workshops and football sessions at Pingle Academy on Today (Tuesday… Read more »

JUNIOR BREWERS ‘MEET A STAR’ COMPETITION

A NEW Junior Brewers competition has now been launched for all existing Junior Brewers members, with an exciting prize of the winner meeting their favourite Burton Albion star! To take part and have a chance of winning this fantastic opportunity, we will be looking for you to show us your reporting skills. We would like… Read more »

BACT BACKING SAFER INTERNET DAY 2018

BURTON Albion Community Trust (BACT) has added its support to a global awareness campaign and is encouraging fans to ‘Create, Connect and Share Respect’ to help make the internet a better place this Safer Internet Day. On Tuesday 6th February 2018, millions across the UK and globally will be celebrating Safer Internet Day and BACT… Read more »

FAMILY DAY ANNOUNCED FOR BRISTOL CITY FIXTURE

BURTON Albion’s home fixture with Bristol City on March 10 has been designated as the club’s family day. The Brewers take on the Robins in Championship action, this is a great opportunity to bring your family along for a great day out at the Pirelli Stadium!  There will be a family ticket available for the… Read more »

NIGEL CLOUGH AND AARON WEBSTER SUPPORT CELEBRITY SOCCER GAME

BURTON Albion manager Nigel Clough and ex-player Aaron Webster will be joining a host of well-known celebrities at a charity football event at the Pirelli Stadium. Soap stars, TV favourites and pop artists are among the celebrities who will play a special challenge match at the home of Burton Albion on Sunday, April 29 –… Read more »

CLUB CAPTAIN SHAUN BARKER BRINGS SENSORY ROOM TO THE PIRELLI STADIUM

BREWERS club captain Shaun Barker has brought a sensory room to the Pirelli Stadium to enable those with autism to enjoy a matchday at the home of Burton Albion. The defender’s charity, The Shaun Barker Foundation, was set up to help and support people in Derby and the surrounding area and now he has purchased… Read more »

BACT STAFF ON HAND WITH ENGLAND STAR TO PROMOTE EUROPEAN UNDER 17’S CHAMPIONSHIP

UEFA and The Football Association launch schools ticket initiative ahead of the European Under-17s Championship in May. England will host the UEFA European Under-17 Championship for the first time this summer and UEFA tournament ambassador Nathaniel Chalobah visited Outwoods Primary School , alongside Burton Albion Community Trust staff, on Wednesday. The event was held to launch… Read more »