The Latest News from the BACT Team

BACT Find New Base In UTTOXETER

BURTON Albion Community Trust will be making a greater impact in Uttoxeter after finding a new base in the town. BACT will be resident at Oldfields Sports and Social Club. The trust will share a home at the club with Uttoxeter-based sports teams, enabling it to forge key partnerships. BACT will be using office space… Read more »

Golden Goal opens a world of opportunities for people over 50

BURTON Albion Community Trust invited Mail reporter ROB HELLIWELL to attend a session of its Golden Goal programme for the over-50s . . . A LOT is said in the modern day about the ageing population, loneliness and a lack of provision for the older generation. Burton Albion Community Trust is doing its best to… Read more »

Professional Football Clubs come together to reach out to more young people

SIX professional Football Clubs from across the Midlands have joined forces to develop a football based programme to ‘Reach Out’ to inactive young people across the Midlands communities. The community programmes at Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion from the Premier League , along with the Football League’s Burton Albion, Coventry City, Walsall and Wolverhampton… Read more »

Albion in Uttoxeter

UTTOXETER’S nearest league club’s charitable arm is ‘casting the net wider’ to find future stars. Burton Albion Community Trust has upped its presence in town by appointing two new officers dedicated to Uttoxeter. Emma Preston and Helen Fryer will supplement existing co-ordinator Dean Cotterill as the trust launches several new initiatives. The Gifted and Talented… Read more »

BACT Team to ride to Amsterdam for Prostate Cancer UK

BURTON Albion Community Trust will be using pedal power to boost a charity after entering a fundraising team in the Football to Amsterdam cycle ride. Five cyclists will be taking part in the fundraising drive for Prostate Cancer representing the Brewers alongside another 71 Football League clubs.   BACT’s head of community Andy Taylor; community… Read more »