The Latest News from the BACT Team

MCCRORY AND AKINS VISIT FINAL WEEK OF HOLIDAY COURSES

TWO of Burton Albion’s longest serving players Damien McCrory and Lucas Akins, paid a visit to Burton Albion Community Trust’s (BACT) summer holiday course yesterday at the Burton Albion Community Football Centre 3G. Both players, who had both played the previous night in Burton Albion’s Carabao Cup victory over Cardiff City, took on two different… Read more »

ALBION TRIO GET PUT TO THE TEST AT SUMMER HOLIDAY COURSE

THREE of Burton Albion’s first team players paid a visit to Burton Albion Community Trust’s (BACT) summer holiday course yesterday at the Pirelli Stadium, with their throwing abilities being put to the test. The trio, John Mousinho, Stephen Warnock and Liam Boyce, who are all currently out injured, took on three different throwing challenges at… Read more »

BACT WELCOME PENNINE UNITED FOR FRIENDLY FIXTURE

A NEW overseas partnership has been formed between Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) and FC Pennine United following the American team’s visit to Burton Albion Football Club. The side, based in Detroit, approached the club through the help of an online company that arranges fixtures and football tours in other countries. The side, made up… Read more »

BREWERS FANS DIG DEEP FOR ST GILES HOSPICE

BURTON Albion fans donated a total of £433.34 to St Giles Hospice at Saturday’s home game against Cardiff. The hospice conducted a bucket collection at turnstiles and along with Burton Albion Football Club would like to thank fans for their generosity. The players wore St Giles Hospice T-shirts in the warm up, before signing them… Read more »

OFF TO THE RACES FOR BURTON ALBION

IT’S off to the races for Burton Albion as the Brewers and the Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) head to Uttoxeter Racecourse ahead of the start of the new campaign. Uttoxeter Racecourse’s ‘family fun day’ on Sunday will see five of the seven races sponsored by Burton Albion and BACT. Burton Albion chairman Ben Robinson… Read more »

BREWERS TRIO STOP BY AT BACT UTTOXETER HOLIDAY COURSE

THREE of Burton Albion’s pre-season signings, Stephen Warnock, Matty Lund and Hope Akpan, were in attendance at their first ever Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) player appearance this afternoon in Uttoxeter (26th July). The community holiday course, that has now branched out to Uttoxeter for past two years, saw the players stop by prior to… Read more »

IRVINE AND VARNEY PAY SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMP VISIT

BURTON Albion stars Jackson Irvine and Luke Varney visited our summer holiday course at the Burton Albion Community Football Centre 3G yesterday, much to the elation of many excited participants. The players took time after their morning training session to answer questions from the youngsters, with a wide range of questions being asked about their… Read more »

FOOTBALL AND EDUCATION MANAGER DELIGHTED WITH SUCCESSFUL INDUCTION EVENING

FOOTBALL and Education manager Aaron Webster was full of praise, for what he described as a ‘successful evening’ at yesterday’s Football and Education induction at the Pirelli Stadium. Staff from Burton Albion Community Trusts’ (BACT) Football and Education programme hosted the event at the Pirelli Stadium, as the latest recruits joined up ahead of this… Read more »

ADS ACCOUNTANCY AGREE TO SPONSOR WEEKEND SKILLS CENTRE

A LOCAL Burton upon Trent firm have continued their partnership and support with Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT), agreeing to sponsor weekend skills centres for the up and coming year, starting in September. Our previous weekend sessions, ran on both a Saturday morning at Shobnall Leisure Centre and Sunday at the Burton Albion Community Football… Read more »

BACT STAFF READY TO INSPIRE OUR COMMUNITIES

JUNE 2017 is an exciting month for Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT), as it sees the launch of its ‘Inspiring our Communities’ strategy. Head of Community, Matt Hancock, and his workforce hope to continue to make a difference to local communities through the power of sport and the brand of Burton Albion Football Club for… Read more »