The Latest News from the BACT Team

BACT Over 50’s Walking Football 2015/16 Summary

THE 2015/16 Walking Football season was classed as a ‘huge success’ for Burton Albion. Our teams have built up a worthy reputation in a very short time, for the positive attitude and the sense of fair-play that has been brought to the game. We have also gained praise and recognition for the quality of our play which… Read more »


Celebrations on Burton Albion’s promotion to League One continued this week with the help of seven different local schools and nurseries joining BACT, in a Black and Yellow Day celebration. The day started with a trip to Horninglow Primary School, where BACT staff, along with Bettie Brewer, were greeted with a warm welcome as the League… Read more »


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 »