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  • Wayne Bullimore Shares his Reds Memories

    Over the last two years, Reds in the Community’s ‘Our Club, Our Ground, Our Past, Our Future’ campaign has been telling the story of Barnsley Football Club through the memories of its supporters and community. In January 2019, we were proud to unveil the Heritage Project displays in the Oakwell East Stand concourse which detail the proud history of…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Carlisle United 1-3 Barnsley FC

    The Barnsley FC Shadow Scholars came from behind to begin their Midlands Premier campaign in the National Football Youth League with an impressive victory. In what was a repeat of last year’s NFYL Cup final, Carlisle went ahead early on but a brace from Josh Brown and a thunderous volley from Jack Bennett saw the…

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  • World Suicide Prevention Day 2019

    Reds in the Community are proud to be supporting World Suicide Prevention Day 2019. Last year, there were over 6500 deaths in the UK alone by suicide, an increase of 11.8% compared to 2017. Suicide is the biggest killer of men aged 45 or under in the UK. Society has come a long way in…

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  • Job Vacancy | Finance Officer

    Reds in the Community is a registered charity that uses the power of football and Barnsley Football Club to engage and improve the lives of local people through a range of activities and projects within four key themes – Education, Health, Sports Participation and Social Inclusion. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the charity is…

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  • NCS Grad Fest 2019

    Over 350 participants came together on Friday night to celebrate another fantastic Summer of the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme with Reds in the Community. Several of the beneficiaries of this Summer’s numerous social action projects were in attendance while Stephanie Peacock MP honoured the teens in a speech to open proceedings. Taking place at…

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  • McGeehan and Walton Visit Education Students

    Barnsley FC players Cameron McGeehan and Jack Walton met students on Reds in the Community’s education programme this afternoon. This week is the first of the academic year for RitC’s students studying Level One, Two or Three BTEC’s in Sport. The learners were given an early insight into the perks of studying at Oakwell through…

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  • Saturday Dance Club Launches!

    Reds in the Community have teamed up with Starstruck School of Theatre Dance to deliver an all-new Saturday Dance Club. Following the success of the recent Summer Holiday Camps, the new session will be run year-round at the Oakwell Indoor Centre. Beginning on Saturday 12th October, the weekly session will give boys and girls aged…

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  • NCS Participants Welcomed Into Mayor’s Chamber

    A group of Reds in the Community’s National Citizen Service (NCS) participants were invited to the Mayor’s Chamber yesterday afternoon. Cllr Pauline Markham welcomed the teenagers into the Town Hall and thanked them for their hard work, hailing them as a credit to their families and the town of Barnsley. The teenagers were presented with…

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  • Reds Squad Visit Holiday Camps

    The Barnsley Football Club squad took part in a signing session at today’s Holiday Camps. 21 of the Reds first-team side were joined by Manager Daniel Stendel in the Oakwell Indoor Centre. The group all signed squad photos, footballs, boots and Barnsley FC merchandise for children attending Reds in the Community’s Cheerleading and Soccer Camps….

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  • Malta Experience Returns for 2020!

    Reds in the Community are delighted to confirm that the Malta coaching experience will return for our education students in Spring 2020. Earlier this year, 26 students on Reds in the Community’s Education programme had a life-changing two-week experience in Malta without having to spend a penny of their own money. Now, thanks again to…

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