Press Releases

Royal Air Force at the City Ground for Foxes clash

Feb 18, 2014 15:28 GMT RAF Careers The Royal Air Force will be at the City Ground for this Wednesday's clash between Nottingham Forest and Leicester City, with a number of engagement opportunities planned for fans. Recruiters will also be giving fans the chance to find out more about the two Reserve squadrons Nottingham is twinned with; 3 Tactical Police Wing and 504 Logistics Sqn who also hold the ‘Freedom of the City.’

Jan 31, 2014 16:30 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre A Rhondda social enterprise has launched a new third generation FIFA graded football pitch at its ground in Clydach Vale today (Friday 31st January). The pitch was launched by Welsh Government Minister for Sports and Culture John Griffiths AM and Councillor Robert Bevan of Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council in a ceremony attended by the Assembly Member for Rhondda, Leighton Andrews.

Holders Lane Playing Fields Protected for Community Use with 'Fields in Trust!'

Dec 19, 2013 15:48 GMT Kingsbridge Community Sports The Holders Lane Playing Fields have been put into trust by Birmingham City Council. This is such good news because it means Holders Lane Playing Fields are designated as Public Playing Fields and are protected in perpetuity.

imagineear creates interactive Museum tour with Liverpool Football Club

Nov 13, 2013 17:42 GMT imagineear ltd imagineear has launched an interactive museum tour with Liverpool Football Club. Fans will now be offered a personal multimedia tablet, the MPtouch™ when they begin their visit to the club’s home ground, Anfield. The interactive tour is an integral part of the visitors’ experience as they make their way through the museum.

More Than a Game: StreetSmart support Team England at the StreetChild World Cup

Sep 30, 2013 12:01 BST StreetSmart A football squad of nine girls from London who have all experienced homelessness or having to leave their family home as children will represent England at the 2014 Street Child World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in March.

Hope for Birmingham's beleaguered Leisure Centres, amidst recent Threat of Closures

Jun 06, 2013 11:33 BST Kingsbridge Community Sports As Birmingham City Council announces plans to sell off and close Leisure Centres across the City, Kingsbridge Community Sports suggests an alternative approach to the Council's dilemma. Whilst sympathetic to the need for reductions in Council spending, Kingsbridge believes that the local authority is too hasty to consider selling off facilities, when alternative solutions could be considered.

Apr 30, 2013 22:13 BST Chorley Futsal A South American version of soccer played by over 30 million players worldwide is about to be launched in Chorley by @ Futsal. Futsal, a five-a-side game played with a smaller and less bouncy ball, is the only form of 5-a-side football recognised by UEFA, FIFA and has recently been adopted by the FA as a central part of their strategic development plans.

Apr 04, 2013 12:22 BST Stena Line LEADING ferry company Stena Line is offering a fantastic package for football fans this spring, as new Scottish Division Three title holders Rangers take on one of Northern Ireland’s top teams Linfield in Glasgow on April 10.

Kingsbridge Community Sports Welcomes Council’s Proposals to Safeguard Local Playing Fields

Feb 05, 2013 11:42 GMT Kingsbridge Community Sports Following several months of deliberation about the future of the ‘Holders Lane & Pebble Mill Playing Fields’, Birmingham City Council officials have put residents minds at rest by stating that their intention is no longer to “sell off or lease the site”, but rather to “safeguard its future for the benefit of the community.”

Feb 05, 2013 10:00 GMT Reillyfella Bradford City's run to the the League Cup final has captured the imagination of football fans across the country. The interactive "Bradford City League Cup Final Shoot-Out" Kindle book provides everyone with the chance to lead The Bantams to Wembley glory.