Author: Mark Rees

Pledges for youth development pass £2000

Our recent run of clean sheets has taken the total raised by Chorley supporters for youth development over £2000. An anonymous donation of £500 shortly before Christmas gave the total a big boost, as we strive to match last season’s total raised of £3000. Fans are pledging anything from £1 per goal to £10 each…
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January 14, 2018 0

Chorley players back walk to Southport

The Chorley squad have shown their support for our fundraising efforts by donating £10 each. Trust chair Dave Tindall said: “It’s just brilliant that the players have got involved with this. The walk feels like a real joint effort this year. I want to thank everyone who sponsored us and of course all the walkers.…
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January 6, 2018 0

Southport Charity Walk: two days to go

We’re delighted to report that we now have nine people walking to Southport on New Year’s Day, raising money for local good causes Derian House, Chorley Women’s Centre and our Fan Ownership Fund. At the moment we have raised around £1700, and we really want to push on to beat last year’s total of £2400.…
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December 30, 2017 0

Our food bank collection helps Living Waters

Thanks to the generosity of Chorley FC supporters, and a fine donation from Chorley Building Society, we were able to present Living Waters food bank with lots of food before Christmas. We collected food at the Leamington and Marine home matches. Trust Chair Dave Tindall delivered the goods in person last week. Thank you to…
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December 30, 2017 0

Pledges for youth development into four figures

Our pledge scheme to benefit youth development at Chorley FC has raised a total of £1122 at the end of November. With five months of the season remaining, hopes are high that we can more than double that total. A couple of participants pledge cash whenever a development squad player turns out for the first…
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November 26, 2017 0

New Year’s Day walk to Southport

After last year’s epic 18 mile Boxing Day trek from Victory Park to Mill Farm for the AFC Fylde vs Chorley FC clash which raised £2500 for Galloways for the Blind, Friends for You and the Fan Ownership Fund, the Chorley FC Supporters Trust is looking to go one better on New Year’s Day when…
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November 12, 2017 0

A DAY TO BE PROUD OF

The Fleetwood Town FA Cup tie will be shown on television across Britain and beyond. It gives Chorley FC a great opportunity to show the world what kind of football club we are, and to win a new generation of supporters. Naturally, it’s also an excellent money making opportunity. With a longer term lease on…
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October 26, 2017 0

Boston win nets over £80 for youth development

Our four star performance at Boston brought in a magnificent £84 for youth development at Chorley FC thanks to this season’s pledges scheme. We also welcomed another new pledger. Take a bow Mick Brotherton who is giving £5 for each win by two goals or more. That’s worth £25 so far this season. You too…
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October 20, 2017 0

PLEDGES FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT TOP £600

Our recent run of good form is great news for youth development at Chorley. We run a scheme where fans donate money for each goal Chorley score, each clean sheet, or any number of other things. Everything we raise goes towards youth development. Last season we raised £3000. Our 2-0 victory over Alfreton brought in…
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October 8, 2017 0

OUR THOUGHTS ON THE LEASE NEGOTIATIONS WITH CHORLEY COUNCIL

The recent announcement from the club of progress in negotiating a lease with the council for Victory Park is good news after a long quiet period. There’s very little detail though beyond a commitment to have a lease in place by the end of the year. Security of tenure on Victory Park in the shape…
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October 8, 2017 0