The Latest News from the BACT Team

GOLDEN GOAL SESSION HELPS PAIR TO GAIN CLOSE FRIENDSHIP

TWO of Burton Albion Community Trust’s (BACT) session participants have managed to gain a special friendship thanks attending a Health and Wellbeing programme at the Pirelli Stadium. Margaret and Tony, who both attend the Wednesday morning Golden Goal ssesion, have openly shared their about how their friendship has blossomed. After Margaret’s husband sadly passed away,… Read more »

SCHOOL PUPILS ATTEND SPECIAL PRESS CONFERENCE

MORE than 20 school pupils from six different secondary schools have posed questions to Brewers manager Nigel Clough and club captain Jake Buxton at a special press conference. The pupils joined the local media at the club’s annual Junior Press Day and were able to ask their own questions. The Pingle Academy, Paget High School,… Read more »

BREWERS STAFF BECOME CYBER WORKPLACE CHAMPIONS

STAFF from both Burton Albion Football Club and Community Trust have received workplace training as part of a recent initiative to fight online fraud. The cyber champions in the workplace training was launched in October, led by Deputy Staffordshire Commissioner for Police, Fire and Rescue and Crime Sue Arnold. The free training gives Staffordshire businesses… Read more »

BURTON AND DISTRICT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE DONATE TO BACT

A LARGE sum of money has kindly been donated to Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) following a recent fundraising event. A cheque for £1,272.64 was donated to BACT by the Burton and District Chamber of Commerce last week, following a charity quiz night held at the Pirelli Stadium in December. Representatives from BACT were in… Read more »

FRASER AND FOX VISIT MOSLEY COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL

BREWERS stars Ben Fox and Scott Fraser have been out in the community as part of the Move & Learn project. This is the third time that Burton Albion first team players have shown support for the project over the past two weeks. Joe Sbarra, Reece Hutchinson, Colin Daniel and Brad Collins have also visited… Read more »

BACT HELP ASPIRING YOUNGSTER WITH MEDIA TRAINING

BURTON Albion Community Trust (BACT) have been working closely with a young, aspiring journalist, Jack Stout, in order to help his development in reporting. As well as also being part of Burton Albion FC’s SLG (Support Liaison Group), Jack is also a ‘Vlogger’, running his own Burton Albion dedicated YouTube channel. He is now working… Read more »

BACT SET TO HOLD AGM

BURTON Albion Community Trust will be hosting their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Tuesday 26th February 2019 at the Pirelli Stadium, 10am. For organisational purposes if you would like to attend, please could you contact Matt Hancock, Head of Community, via email – matt.hancock@burtonalbionct.org Many thanks for everyone’s continued support of our charity.

BACT CHOSEN AS UTTOXETER RACECOURSE’S CHARITY OF THE YEAR

UTTOXETER Racecourse has kindly chosen Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) to be their charity of the year for 2019. Throughout the year there will be 10 different race events that BACT will be fundraising at. The first event of the partnership took place on 26th January, as BACT launched the partnership at the Locals Race Day. The… Read more »

BACT RECEIVE WORKPLACE WELLBEING CHARTER

BURTON Albion Community Trust have received accreditation from the Workplace Wellbeing Charter in recognition of its commitment to improve the health and welllbeing of its employees and volunteers. The Workplace Wellbeing Charter is a voluntary accreditation standard managed by independent charity Health@Work Consultancy Services. It involves a self-assessment process as well as an on-site visit,… Read more »

BACT SET TO HOST EDDIE THE EAGLE EVENT

FORMER Olympic Ski Jumper ‘Eddie The Eagle’ will be the guest for the evening at the Pirelli Stadium on Saturday, March 9, 2019 as part of a Burton Albion Community Trust charity event. Join us to hear Michael Edwards story, on how he became know as ‘Eddie the Eagle’, following his British ski jumping record… Read more »