The Latest News from the BACT Team

DISABILITY FOOTBALL PROGRAMME GIVEN BOOST FROM IT PROVIDER

ONE of our most popular disability football programmes has been given a boost thanks to a partnership between ourselves and an IT provider. The Able Too Albion disability football programme offers five to 16 year olds the chance to learn new skills, play fun games and meet new friends in a relaxed and friendly environment. The… Read more »

BACT HOLIDAY AND DEVELOPMENT COURSES ARE BACK!

Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) football development courses for boys and girls are back! This season is particularly exciting with the opening of the brand new Burton Albion Community Football Centre located at the Pirelli stadium. Burton Albion Football Club (BAFC) and BACT have a long-term strategy to support the local community and offer opportunities to… Read more »

A NIGHT TO INSPIRE STIMULATES ALL!

IT was a momentous occasion at the Pirelli Stadium, one which could definitely be described as ‘A Night To Inspire’. Around 250 people were in attendance for the annual Burton Albion Community Trust Awards Night, which was filled with celebration, elation and even at times, emotion, as BACT showcased the work that they have done… Read more »

JOIN US FOR FREE FUN FOOTBALL ACTIVITIES BEFORE THE BREWERS TAKE ON CARDIFF

UNDER 16s are being offered the chance to enjoy 45 minutes of free fun football activities before seeing the Brewers take on Cardiff in the EFL Championship. Burton Albion Community Trust will be hosting the football skills session from 1.30pm to 2.15pm ahead of kick off at 3pm on Saturday, October 1. The activities will… Read more »

BACT AUTUMN FOOTBALL PROGRAMME BOOKINGS NOW AVAILABLE

YOU can now book onto all the latest programmes that BACT has to offer for the up and coming Autumn period. Our new Autumn Football Development Brochure is now available online, offering a wide range of programmes, catered to fit the needs of children of all needs and abilities, throughout the next couple of months…. Read more »

A2E SUMMER REVIEW

THROUGHOUT the Summer holidays, Burton Albion Community Trust continued to provide free football & Multi-sports activities across number of local parks, working in partnership with Staffordshire Police and Staffordshire County Council. ‘Albion2Engage’ which is part of BACT’s Social Inclusion department, delivered a total of 12 projects were delivered across Staffordshire and Uttoxeter from July to September…. Read more »

TEAM UP WITH BACT FOR THE EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME

WE are delighted to announce that we have teamed up for another year with African Adventures to offer people aged 18 – 24 year olds the opportunity of a lifetime in Zanzibar, whilst they raise money for the trust at the same time. From May 26, 2017 the team will spend 10 nights working in schools and in deprived areas of… Read more »

NCS LINK UP WITH LOCAL COOKERY SCHOOL

SEASONED Cookery School at Catton Hall, Walton Upon Trent, teamed up with the National Citizen Service Network to offer an exciting cooking experience to its participants, something that was seen as a fantastic opportunity for 16 -17 year olds from Derbyshire this summer. Seasoned Cookery School hosted a two day event, educating youngsters on sustainability and nutritional… Read more »

Young People Respect Burton

A group of 10 Young People took part in a 4-day activity residential as a reward for completing the yearlong Respect Burton programme, which is delivered in partnership by Burton Albion Community Trust and Burton Youth for Christ. The programme, which is funded by Burton Breweries Charitable Trust, held the residential at Whitemoor Lakes Activity… Read more »