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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Disability Football – Time Change

Starting in the new year our disability football session will now run on Wednesdays 12:30pm-1:30pm . The first session after christmas will be Wednesday 11th January, we hope to see as many people there as possible. Accrington Stanley Community Trust launched a disability football session back in 2010 which continues to be a success. The […]

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Literacy for Adults Success

Accrington Stanley Community Trust linked up with the Community Restart, SUDE Team, Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust to deliver a new project that has been a huge success for two members of our community. The ‘L4A’ Project (Literacy for Adults) was born following a recognised need for teaching adults how to learn to read. After […]

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Mount Carmel Win Girls Cup

The Kinder + Sports EFL Girls Cup is a national, annual event which sees under 13 girls from around the country have the opportunity to play at Wembley. Accrington Stanley have held their local round of the cup over the last month which saw eight schools take part in the 6 aside tournament. The tournament […]

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Move and Learn Success!

This academic year Accrington Stanley Community Trust have teamed up with Ferrero to deliver Kinder Move and Learn to the local schools in the Hyndburn area which has kept our Community Sports Officer Josh very busy! The six week programme is aimed at getting nine to ten year olds participating in sports but also to […]

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Stanley Surprise Young fans

Over the last couple of weeks Accrington Stanley have been surprising young fans by giving away free copies of the new FIFA 2017! 3 copies of the newly released game have been given out to local youngsters who regularly attend our community sessions.Tom and Hattie Leatherbarrow attend our activity club in the school holidays and were […]

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‘Game’ Area a Success

This Saturday before the game against Stevenage we launched our brand new Game area in the sports bar. This was a huge success with young fans having the opportunity to play the new FIFA 17 on big screens before the game. We have teamed up with Game Accrington to make the area happen and a […]

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Get Set To Go with Stanley

Accrington Stanley Community Trust are starting an exciting programme in partnership with Lancashire Mind and Lancashire Care Foundation Trust called Get Set To Go in January 2017. Get Set To Go uses exercises to overcome barriers for people, who may be suffering with a mental health problem. Get Set To Go provides one to one […]

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