Players Move & Learn

A group of year 5 pupils at St Nicholas’ Primary School got a surprise when their lesson was visited by 3 members of the Accrington Stanley first team. The children were taking part in the Move & Learn project, a national programme which is delivered locally by Accrington Stanley Community Trust. With the focus of […]

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Conneely is Community Champion

Seamus Conneely picks up the award for Community Player of the Season after attending a record number of community events throughout the season. The Stanley player claims the title of Community Player of the Year as judged by a panel of representatives from Accrington Stanley Community Trust. He was presented with the award ahead of the […]

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Easter Holiday Special Offer

Have you thought about using our holiday courses this Easter holiday to keep your little ones entertained? Whether they love football or enjoy arts and crafts we have you covered. Book both weeks of our Easter holiday courses and receive a 10% discount on your booking using the discount code ‘easter17’ at the checkout. If […]

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Study at Accrington Stanley

At Accrington Stanley Community Trust we offer a unique opportunity for all 16-19 year old football players to pursue a two-year Football Education Scholarship. This is now open to both males and females. We will be going into our sixth year of running the course and have grown a fantastic reputation for post-16 education provision […]

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KICKS PROJECT VISITS BORO

Local teenagers got an amazing opportunity at the weekend as they travelled to Middlesbrough to represent Accrington Stanley’s Kicks Project against Boro’s Kicks Project. A group of teenagers who regularly attend our weekly Kicks sessions where invited to represent the club and then watch the FA cup tie between the two side. Although the end […]

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Players Visit Mt Carmel

Yesterday two Accrington Stanley first team players visited Mount Carmel to take part in their Premier League Girls session. Brayden Shaw and Aaron Davies assisted our Female Football Development Officer Elle Kayley in our Premier League Girls Satellite Club which we run for free to encourage more girls to get into sport and progress into […]

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Kids Half Term Holiday Courses

During the February 1/2 term we are again running our successful holiday Courses and places are available to book now! We have 3 different courses running during the Feb 1/2 term. We have our Soccer School, Elite Coaching Soccer School and our Activity Club. So there is something for everybody! We have multiple options to choose from […]

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FDC Returns

Monday 9th January sees the return of our popular Football Development Centre, held at Accrington Academy High School on a Monday evening. Football Development Centres (FDC’s) are weekly coaching sessions for children who love to play football regularly. Children may play for a club or at school or may have never played before. Our inclusive courses […]

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Give Stanley Kickers a Go

Have a 2 to 4 year old that loves playing with a football? Want them to take part in a football session that’s fun? Yes?! Then come along to our Stanley Kickers session held every Saturday at Accrington Academy from 9.30am for an hour. The next course of sessions is available to book online HERE, […]

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Stanley Trust: A Year in Numbers

Accrington Stanley Community Trust have made a huge impact to the local area in 2016. We have produced an info graphic to show the number of people that have benefited from some of our key areas of sport participation, health, education and inclusion. In total there are 10,157 unique individuals who have benefited from our […]

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