Christmas Quiz is a great success

Sixty supporters had a fine evening at our Christmas Quiz last night in the Social Club. Fourteen teams competed for the winner-takes-all prize of half the entry fee, and the winning team took home the £90 prize with 52 correct answers from 60. The teams’ knowledge of film, history and Lancashire was put to the…
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December 6, 2018 0

Food bank collection at Boston United match

We’ll be collecting food bank donations at tomorrow’s game against Boston United, as we usually do at this time of the year. You can drop your donation off at the collection point outside the Social Club before the match. Any of the following non-perishable items will be gratefully received: Toiletries Toilet Rolls Nappies Cleaning products…
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November 30, 2018 0

Trust sponsor first aider training at Chorley FC

Chorley Supporters Trust has just handed over £160 to Chorley FC to cover the cost of training two volunteers in first aid. These volunteers have already completed their course and can now assist on matchdays. This has saved Chorley FC an estimated £3750, based on the cost of hiring qualified people to provide first aid…
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November 27, 2018 0

Christmas Quiz on Wednesday December 5

Come along to our Christmas Quiz in the Social Club on Wednesday December 5th. Entry is just £3 per person, which includes a turkey sandwich or vegetarian alternative. The prize will be half of the entry fee. Last year we had about 50 people take part so the prize would have been well worth winning:…
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November 22, 2018 0

Pledges – First £1000 has been paid

We’ve just handed over cheques for £500 each to Chorley FC Women and Youth Development at Chorley FC. This is the first instalment of our pledges money, raised by our supporters to help our club grow. We’re aiming to make £3000 this season, and to date we’ve got £1250. We need your help to make…
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November 19, 2018 0

Meet the board – Dave Tindall

Born in Huddersfield, having graduated with a 2:1 in Modern History from Oxford, I made the logical step (!?) into the world of accountancy joining KPMG in 1996. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant and spending time in Audit, Tax and Mergers and Acquisitions I made the jump into industry and spent 12 months at…
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November 15, 2018 0

Check out our new pitchside advertising board

As part of the Kick-Off sponsorship package we took out with Chorley FC, we get an advertising board. Our old one was getting a bit faded, so a couple of weeks ago our new one went in. Keep an eye out for it behind the Pilling Lane goal. The package includes three season tickets too.…
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November 3, 2018 0

Meet the board – Chris Blackburn

Chris has served on the board on and off since the Trust was founded in 2004 and helped set it up with current board member Mark Rees and other volunteers. “I am currently a Senior Bid Manager at AM Bid, one of the fastest growing Bid Consultancies’ in the UK. I work with clients across the…
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October 29, 2018 0

Meet the board – Mark Rees

In the spirit of accountability and transparency, we want to tell you about the people who make up the board of Chorley Supporters Trust. This week we’re starting with Mark Rees Mark has served on the board of the Supporters Trust every year apart from one since it was founded in 2004. He’s in charge of…
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September 10, 2018 0

A brief introduction to Chorley Supporters Trust

What we did last season Here’s the edited highlights: – We took out a silver sponsorship package with Chorley FC – Fourteen fans walked to Southport on New Year’s Day, raising £800 each for Derian House and Chorley Women’s Centre – Our pledges scheme raised £3000 for youth development at Chorley FC – We paid…
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September 3, 2018 0