The Latest News from the BACT Team


CHARTERED insurance broker Franklands has celebrated an expansion into Burton by backing a community project at the Pirelli Stadium. The company has spotted a gap in the town of the availability of business insurance advice provided by a Chartered Insurance Broker and, being community-minded, wanted to announce its arrival on Centrum 100 by showing its… Read more »

BACT Support National Children’s Day

Today Burton Albion Community Trust and The Football League Trust (The FLT) are supporting National Children’s Day. National Children’s Day highlights the importance of a healthy childhood to ensure that they can grow into happy, healthy adults. Delivering The Kinder +Sport Move and Learn project in East Staffordshire does exactly that! During 2015/16 The Kinder +Sport… Read more »

Female Football and Education Recruitment

BACT are currently recruiting female players aged 16-18 to join next seasons’ further Education eleven a-side football programme. This is a great opportunity to stay in full time education, train and play like professional athletes. Dedicated UEFA A & B FA licensed coaches supported by highly skilled fitness and medical backroom staff will coach and run… Read more »

Volunteer cyclists hit the road to raise awareness of charity cycle ride

Burton Albion FC mascot Billy Brewer will join a team of volunteer cyclists to travel 25 miles across Burton and South Derbyshire on Friday 6th May to raise awareness and support of there 145 charity cycle from Barnsley FC to the home of Ajax FC in Amsterdam this June. They will visit 9 venues in… Read more »

Golden Goal gets behind the Brewers

OUR Golden Goal session was this morning showing their support for the Burton Albion FC first team, going into what will hopefully be their final game of the season against Doncaster Rovers. See the full gallery below…

Brewers Looking for National Cup Glory against Liverpool

The Burton Albion Community Trust Boys Football and Education team are hoping to win national honours tomorrow evening when they travel to Liverpool to play in the national U19s football development Cup Final against Liverpool Foundation. The game will take place at Liverpool’s multi-million-pound training complex kicking off at 7.30pm under floodlights. The game sees… Read more »

Community Trust to host activity day on final day of the season

Burton families looking for something to do this Sunday (8 May) are welcome to join in the fun at a popular  community facility. A host of free activities will be taking place Sunday between 11am and 4pm thanks to the team at the Burton  Albion Community Trust. Both the Burton Albion Community Hub in Shobnall,… Read more »


BACT have recently received the award for the Midlands Community Club of the Year, after being rewarded for their hard work within the local Burton community and surrounding areas. After winning the award, this then shortlisted the Trust for the national Community Club of the Year award, along with five other community schemes. Unfortunately for… Read more »


OUR Community Hub facility has came under huge praise this week, following an article that was published on the Staffordshire Police website. The below piece is an article that was published, explaining the importance of the facility and what it does for the local community. “A community facility in the heart of Burton is proving ever more popular with… Read more »

Charity Bike Ride

BACT to step up men’s health campaign against Gillingham

BACT are stepping up its men’s health campaign as the Brewers play their final home game of the season. On Saturday, April 30, Nigel Clough’s promotion-chasing side face Gillingham and fans visiting the stadium for the big match can join in the latest men’s health initiative. Trust staff will be gearing up for their Football… Read more »