Do You Hold A Small Number Of Shares In Burnley Football Club?

If you hold a single share in Burnley Football Club the Trust would be interested in buying the odd additional share (funds permitting) or giving life membership of the Trust in exchange for your share. As you know there are now no AGMs to attend. The Trust has 168 shares at the moment and is […]

Football Supporters ‘ Federation Meeting

The following is taken from their site: http://www.fsf.org.uk/ Supporter representatives from every top-flight club, under the auspices of the Football Supporters’ Federation, met with Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore on Thursday 21st July. (Our Chairman, Peter Pike was at this meeting.) This was the first meeting between fan organisations and the Premier League following […]

WHERE DO YOU STAND ON STANDING?

All Trust members on email should have received an email seeking YOUR views on all aspects of standing at football matches. If you have any views for or against standing at games please do let us know – do look at our website http://www.claretstrust.co.uk This is not a simple issue and there are questions: Whether […]

NEW SEASON – NEW CHALLENGE

Once again we are back in the Premier. The Clarets Trust welcomes the new players and wish Sean Dyche and all the team well in the season ahead. We really ended the last season on a high note, sealing the Championship on the last day at Charlton with a great win – an amazing run […]

Where do you stand on match day seating?

The Trust would like to get as many member opinions as possible on the ongoing issue of seating or standing at matches. Stadia in the top 2 divisions must provide seating for all fans, though it is not necessarily illegal to stand. The Football Supporters Federation site states that: “It is widely believed that this […]

Motion to amend the election policy of Burnley Supporters Society Limited

11th Burnley Supporters Society Limited Annual General meeting 28th June 2016 Paragraph 6.3 of the above policy states that when being nominated for Board membership ‘Candidate statements should be at least 400 words long and no longer than 1000 words. If a candidate’s statement has more 1000 words, it will be truncated and text will […]

Euro 2016

Today sees the start of the 15th European Championship, in France. Burnley have, as we all know, a long and proud history though this will be the first Euro’s featuring players from our team. Manager, Sean Dyche, see this as “a mark of how far we feel we have come as a club”. It is […]

2016 Board Elections

Election nominations for the Clarets Trust board closed on Tuesday the 7th of June. The Clarets Trust congratulates Mike Benyon, Martin Barnes and Jane Pike who were all re-elected and welcomes Tim Blackledge who was elected for the first time.