The Latest News from the BACT Team

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 »

ARE YOU READY TO COLLECT YOUR GCSE RESULTS? WOULD YOU POSSIBLY LIKE TO COMBINE YOUR NEXT LEVEL OF EDUCATION WITH REPRESENTING BACT & BAFC?

WITH GCSE results looming tomorrow, BACT would like to know how you do, as we are still looking to recruit ahead of the 2016/17 academic year. In partnership with Burton and South Derbyshire College, we are looking to offer young people aged 16-18 the opportunity to join our Football and Education programme. On offer are… Read more »

LOCAL BANK MAKES GENEROUS DONATION TO BACT

Burton on Trent’s branch of Santander has kindly donated £5,000 to the Burton Albion Community Trust to go towards education. The branch which is located on Burton’s High Street donated the money after recently enjoying taking part in some National Citizen Service workshops. Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) is a registered charity and an award… Read more »

BREWERS STARS VISIT SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMP

BURTON Albion first team players Tom Flanagan and Damien McCrory last week payed a visit to our summer holiday course at Blessed Robert Sutton. The course, which was made up of youngsters from ages 5-13, were delighted when they got a special surprise towards the end of the day, getting the chance to meet and… Read more »

EXCLUSIVE JUNIOR BREWERS DATES REVEALED

SPECIFIC dates have now been released for Burton Albion’s Junior Brewers members to get in their diaries. Junior Brewers Presentation Evening – Wed 17th August 2016 5-6.30pm Junior Brewers Day – Wed 31st August 2016, 12-30pm-3.30pm Xmas Party – Tuesday 20th December 2016, 5pm-6.30pm Junior Brewers Easter Party – Tuesday 18th April 2017, 4.30pm-6.30pm Ground tour… Read more »

ALL BREWED UP TO HELP THE TRUST

A BURTON pub, based on Derby Road, has taken Brewing to the next level in order to help raise funds for Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT). The Derby Inn owner, Lee Betts, decided to join forces with Wentwell Brewery following Burton Albion’s promotion to League One last year and create a new bitter named ‘Champions… Read more »

FREE ACTIVITIES AT LOCAL PARKS THIS SUMMER

BURTON Albion Community Trust (BACT) will be providing free activities at various local parks across burton and surrounding areas throughout the summer holidays, working in partnership with Staffordshire Police. Opportunities will be provided by BACT through their Social Inclusion Project ‘Albion2Engage’. Sessions are currently on-going between the times of 5-8pm and are free of charge… Read more »

FURTHER BACT FUNDING RECEIVED FOR COMMUNITY ASTRO

LOCAL company Palletforce is the latest business to make a donation to Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT) in order to help secure the £1m fee needed for the Community Football Centre astro. Branston based Palletforce has donated £2,000 towards the new astro facility, which is based at the Pirelli Stadium, as it is set to… Read more »