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January Round the Grounds challenge – the route in detail

The distances to each ground in miles, starting from Victory Park, are as follows. The halfway point is almost exactly at Boston United’s stadium Fylde 18.7Bradford PA 72.4Farsley 79.5Guiseley 85.7Darlington 141.4Spennymoor 157.5Gateshead 177.8Blyth 193.2York 287.9Alfreton 357.9Boston 423.4Kettering 479.9Brackley 516.1Leamington 541.2Gloucester 593.7Hereford 623.5Kidderminster 659.4Telford 688.2Chester 734.3Curzon Ashton 780.8Southport 824.9Chorley 844.4 FInd out more about the challenge,…
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January 2, 2021 0

January round the grounds challenge update

18 people have signed up so far, raising £305 for Rosemere, Sporting Memories and CFCST in the process. Thanks to everyone who is taking part. At the time of writing we have covered a collective total 24.8 miles, which takes us past AFC Fylde and half way back to Preston on our way to Bradford…
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January 1, 2021 0

Matt Urwin – Player of the Year 2019-20

Matt Urwin was voted Player of the Year for last season on the basis that he won the most Player of the Month awards. As we weren’t able to hold the traditional vote at the last few home matches, this seemed the fairest way to decide the prize, and is backed up by our excellent…
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December 31, 2020 0

Round the grounds in January

Lots of people make a resolution to get fit in January. But the gyms are closed, and we can’t walk to the away match at Fylde. So we’ve come up with a team challenge, that everyone can take part in and keep active. We want people to join our group challenge to walk, run or…
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December 31, 2020 0

Get your ticket now for our Christmas Quiz with a 50/50 cash prize

We’re holding our traditional Christmas quiz over Zoom this year. It’s an 8pm start on Friday 18th December, a week before Christmas. It’s just £3 for a ticket, and the winner will take half of the money raised in entry fees. So the more people who enter, the bigger the prize pot for the winner.…
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December 9, 2020 0

Changes on the Trust board

Two Trust members have recently been coopted onto the CFCST board, whilst Lawson Dauer has stood down for personal reasons. We want to thank Lawson for his hard work on behalf of the Trust, he’ll be missed. We’ll let the new members introduce themselves, starting with Alison Butcher. As someone who grew up in a…
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December 9, 2020 0

Minutes of December meeting

The meeting was held on December 2 at 8pm over Zoom, with sixteen members present at the busiest point including one from York and another from Colombia. Apologies were received from Jamie Carson and Keith McIntosh A round of introductions followed for everyone on the call Finances: Income Membership 216.00FA cup raffle 40.00Pledges 13.00Donations 67.40Gift…
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December 3, 2020 0

Fan ownership comes to an end at Wrexham FC

As usual, here’s the Trust article from the Curzon Ashton programme for those who haven’t yet seen it, commenting on the change of ownership at Wrexham FC. You will surely have read that Wrexham AFC, one of the oldest clubs in the world, are to be taken over. This would normally be a minor news…
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December 2, 2020 0

Minutes of November 2020 meeting

Apologies were received from Pete Thompson, Chris Blackburn and Keith McIntosh Alison Butcher chaired the meeting in Pete’s absence Financial report Income Membership 495.00Donations 126.00Pledges 13.00Gift aid 16.85 Total 650.85 Expenses Local Giving fees  24.43Rackspace 9.56Travel expenses 44.10 Total 78.09 Bank balance Working account 892.51Fans Ownership Fund 2184.71Unbanked cash 25.00Unpresented cheque -40.00 Total 3062.22 Mark…
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November 7, 2020 0

November members meeting to be held on Zoom

We’ll be meeting over Zoom on Wednesday November 4 at 8pm. Members will receive details on how to join the meeting by email in good time. The meeting in October was well attended, and you can read the minutes of the meeting here If you haven’t yet renewed your membership, please do so online at…
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November 3, 2020 0