News / Inclusion

  • World Mental Health Day 2018

    Reds in the Community are proud to support World Mental Health Day 2018! World Mental Health Day presents a chance to promote education and awareness of mental health across the globe. Also looking to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health, the day focuses on a particular theme, condition, or group in society each year. Half…

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  • RITC back Sleep Out at Oakwell!

    Reds in the Community are proud to support the Sleep out at Oakwell in aid of youth homelessness charity Centrepoint. Centrepoint provides support for over 200 young homeless people across Yorkshire each day, with more than 60 of those being in Barnsley. The charity offers accommodation and valuable other support including tackling mental & physical…

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  • RITC Feature on Sky Arts

    Reds in the Community featured on the finale of Sky Arts’ Master of Photography last night. The programme pits 10 photographers against each other in a series of tasks capturing various scenes across Europe. In the final episode of the series, the three remaining photographers were tasked with capturing the humanitarian side of the European…

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  • RITC host European mental health tournament

    A team representing Australia came out on top in the recent European Association for Sport and Social Integration (EASI) World Cup at Oakwell. The two-day event, which brought together 25 teams from England and Scotland as well as mainland Europe, is an annual tournament organised with the aim of raising awareness of mental health issues…

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  • Reds in the Community host One World Cup

    Reds in the Community hosted the One World Cup tournament this afternoon to celebrate Refugee Week 2018. The competition, which was organised by RITC alongside British Red Cross and the Refugee Council, brought together 11 teams at Oakwell. There was a mix of local teams from the Barnsley area alongside refugee and asylum seeker sides…

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  • EASI World Cup Day One

    Hundreds of people descended upon Oakwell for day one of the European Association for Sport and Social Integration (EASI) World Cup today. The tournament brings together groups of people from across Europe and the globe, with the second and final day of the competition taking place on Thursday. EASI is a group made up of…

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  • Move to Lose receives great response

    Reds in the Community’s new Move to Lose sessions have received a great response from participants. Move to Lose female fitness sessions replaced ‘Soccercise’ less than a month ago however attendance has already dramatically increased for the Thursday evening activity. The circuit exercises are adapted for differing levels of fitness, with the main aim of…

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  • Barnsley FC Ladies to hold open trials

    Barnsley FC Ladies will be holding open trials for their first team and youth setup throughout the month of June. On Sunday 17 and Saturday 23 of this month, open age trials will take place at Oakwell from 12:30-14:00. Barnsley Ladies are Barnsley’s largest female-only football club, with the first team playing in the Northern…

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  • Teams wanted for One World Cup

    Reds in the Community are looking for five-a-side teams to compete in a FREE tournament to celebrate Refugee Week 2018. On Monday 18th June, sides from around South Yorkshire will be meeting at Oakwell to compete in the One World Cup from 1:30-3:30pm. The aim of the tournament, which will be run in partnership with…

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  • RITC To Support Football Welcomes Initiative

    Reds in the Community is proud to be participating in Amnesty’s Football Welcomes initiative this weekend to celebrate the contribution refugee players make to the beautiful game. From a group of Spanish Civil War child refugees who sailed from Bilbao to safety in Southampton in May 1937 and went on to play for the Saints,…

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