The Latest News from the BACT Team

JUNIOR BREWERS MEET THE FIRST TEAM SQUAD

NIGEL Clough and the first team squad have taken time out from training to meet this season’s Junior Brewers. The young fans were invited to the Pirelli Stadium to meet their Brewers heroes just a day after the Carabao Cup victory over Nottingham Forest. As well as having a group picture taken in the main… Read more »

NEW – SOCIAL AND ACTIVE GROUP SESSION

BURTON Albion Community Trust’s Employability Programme, Building Better Opportunities Evolve, are working in partnership with Staffordshire County Council to provide a NEW Social & Active Group. The main aims of the group are to build confidence and social skills, become more active and develop a healthier lifestyle with workshops provided, including career support with taking… Read more »

BREWERS MANAGER AND PLAYERS OPEN JOHN TAYLOR FREE SCHOOL’S NEW SPORTS HALL

BURTON Albion Manager Nigel Clough officially opened the brand new state-of-the-art sports hall at John Taylor Free School on Friday morning. Along with captain Jake Buxton and midfielder – and John Taylor High School alumni – Ben Fox, Clough cut the ribbon and then faced a string of penalties from students inside the new facility. … Read more »

SCOTTISH DUO VISIT OVER 50’S COMMUNITY SESSION

BURTON Albion stars Scott Fraser and David Templeton attended a Burton Albion Community Trust over 50’s session yesterday. Golden Goal is an activity session for the members of our community who are aged 50 years and over. The session lasts for two hours and is delivered by BACT staff. During the sessions there is a… Read more »

BREWERS DUO VISIT KICKS SOCIAL INCLUSION PROJECT

SCOTT Fraser and Reece Hutchinson made it a hat trick of appearances by Burton Albion players last week out in the community, as they visited Burton Albion Community Trust’s social inclusion project, Kicks, on Friday evening. The Premier League Kicks scheme is run within the local Burton upon Trent community and surrounding areas. Formally known… Read more »

FOX & SBARRA VISIT PAN-DISABILITY SESSION

BURTON Albion starlets Ben Fox and Joe Sbarra were in attendance yesterday evening at Burton Albion Community Trust’s Able Too session. The youngsters, who both came through the Burton Albion Academy, helped to deliver the PAN-Disability Football session, much to the delighted of the excited local youngsters. The aim of the session is to learn… Read more »

TEMPLETON & LIVESEY ATTEND POWERCHAIR FOOTBALL SESSION

BREWERS winger David Templeton and young goalkeeper Jack Livesey were out in the local community this week, showing their support for a Powerchair Football session ran in partnership with Burton Albion Community Trust. Powerchair football is a unique sport that provides opportunities for people with a high level of impairment to access the game of… Read more »

BREWERS & MIND COMBINE TO ESTABLISH MENTAL HEALTH CHARTER

BURTON Albion Football Club and Burton Albion Community Trust are continuing their commitment to change, working closely with the MIND Charity towards the Sport and Recreational Action Plan for mental health. The Sport and Recreation Alliance alongside the Professional Players Federation and with support from the mental health charity Mind, have created the Mental Health… Read more »

BREWERS STARS OPEN NEW MUGA AT RIVERVIEW PRIMARY SCHOOL

FIRST team players Stephen Bywater and John Brayford visited Riverview Primary School yesterday, Stapenhill, to open their new Multi Use Games Area (MUGA). Both players took their time out to visit the school as part of the opening, which coincided with a school activity day. The players took part in a penalty shoot-out, followed by… Read more »

OVER 50’S CHRISTMAS MEAL – BOOK NOW

JOIN us at the Pirelli Stadium for our Over 50’s Christmas Meal this winter, as we prepare to get the winter period underway with an afternoon fun, joy and festive activities. Starting at 12.45pm on Wednesday 12th December in the Albion Suite, the day will get underway with a two-course meal, followed by tea, coffee… Read more »