Bradford City Programme Notes
(FA Cup 2nd round)
The Barnsley FC Supporters Trust
“Barnsley FC Supporters Trust would like
to welcome the Supporters of Bradford City on their visit to Oakwell”
The next meeting of the football group in December
will be Benny Hill’s ever popular Press Night. This meeting will be on the 7th
December at Brooklands and starts at 7.00pm. Benny’s invited guests include
Barnsley Chronicles Andrew Lodge, Radio Sheffield’s Dave Cooper and Haley Roach
from the Sheffield and Hallamshire FA Press office.
The Supporters Trust are also involved with
events on the national and international scene. If you follow England why not
attend a meeting of the Yorkshire England Supporters to be held at Belle Vue
Doncaster at 2.00pm on Sunday 11th December or for a social evening to watch the
World Cup draw with fellow England Supporters on 9th December. For more details
contact Alan Bloore on 07711386307 or email
As part of the Trusts aim of increasing
its profile in the Barnsley community, we have recently donated football strips to
several schools in the Barnsley area. These schools include Edward Sheerien
School, Darton High School, Penistone Grammer School and the Richard Newman
Primary school. This scheme has been set up by George Myers (a member of the Trust
Board) and continues his work conducted with the Supporters Society. We wish all
the schools well and hope that the shirts bring their teams all the luck.
The Junior Supporters group is growing in
strength. If you are under 16, then why not join the Junior Supporters
organisation. Cost of membership is £4.00, for which you will receive
a booklet with information/history of the
club, a signed photograph of your favourite player, team photo, and a wall chart
to document the progress of Barnsley FC during the season and a personal letter
from your favourite player. There will also be the opportunity to be a mascot at
home games and away games and you will be able to get a 10% discount on purchases
at the club shop. If you are interested in sponsoring the Junior Supporters or
the Trust then contact us via our website or contact Alan on 07711386307 or Pele
The winner of the November monthly draw was Mr R.
Lumb of Wombwell. To join the Supporters’ Trust or to renew please complete a
membership form available from the Supporters office or visit our website.
Membership starts from £4.00 for juniors, disabled and the over 60’s and £7.50 for
With Christmas rapidly approaching why not buy those
presents at the Trust online shop at
Over 80 retailers including Sky, Amazon, Marks and Spencer, Littlewoods, Thorntons
and John Lewis support our shop. In addition ARGOS has agreed to support
the Trust. If you enter the ARGOS.CO.UK shop via the Trust website, we will get
2% commission on your purchases and 50p on all click and reserve purchases.
The Trust Board:
Chair: Alan Bloore, Vice chair: Paul Woodhall, Secretary:
Wendy Ding, Treasurer: Peter Jones, Board members:
Ray Brammer, Joan Dawson, Andy Fyfe, Eric Bray, Owen Scrimshaw, Jeanette Sagar,
George Myers, Adrian Willis.