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  • Earn a Coaching Internship through Premier League Kicks!

    Aged 12-20 and interested in sports coaching? Kickstart your career by volunteering with Premier League Kicks! The Co-op funded initiative will allow up to 20 young people to gain an insight into the life of a Reds in the Community coach through a series of informative workshops. After gaining practical experience through Kicks sessions at…

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  • Reds Quartet Visit Local Primary Schools

    Four Barnsley Football Club players visited pupils at two local primary schools this afternoon. Jack Walton and Cauley Woodrow met youngsters at Joseph Locke Primary School while defensive duo Zeki Fryers and Ethan Pinnock travelled to St Helen’s Primary Academy. Jack and Cauley spent their time working their way around different age groups and classes…

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  • Soap Bubble Artist Surprises Every Player Counts Participants!

    Soap Bubble Artist Ray Bubbles surprised participants at our Every Player Counts disability session this morning. Ray, who has performed in several countries across the world as well as the UK with his Paris Bubbles business, put on an engaging and educational performance for the group during the hour and a half session. Amongst the…

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  • Book Now for Matchday Club Against Coventry!

    Online pre-booking is open for the Saturday Matchday Club at home to Coventry City on 30th March! Our Saturday Matchday Club runs during every home league game for boys and girls aged 5-14, costing just £14 per person. Included in the cost is: Two hours of professional football coaching provided by FA qualified coaches A lunch from McDonald’s…

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  • Vacancy: NCS Activity Leaders

    Reds in the Community are seeking to recruit Activity Leaders to support the delivery of our 2019 Summer National Citizen Service Programme (NCS). NCS is a flagship Government funded programme for 16-17-year-olds, developing their skills for work and life whilst engaging with society and making a difference in their local communities. Successful candidates will have…

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  • Queens Road Pupils Take Part in EFL Day of Action 2019!

    Pupils from Queens Road Academy experienced life as a professional footballer at Oakwell this afternoon as part of the EFL Day of Action 2019! Across the country, all 72 of the professional football clubs and their Community Trusts in the English Football League were showcasing and celebrating their work. It was no different at Oakwell,…

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  • Lacewood Primary Win EFL Futsal Tournament

    Lacewood Primary School came out on top in an EFL futsal tournament against other local schools this afternoon at Oakwell. The competition brought together teams representing eight schools, with the sides being split into two groups. Burton Road Primary, Kexborough Primary, Lacewood and the Forest Academy made up group one. Featherstone All Saints, Oakhill Primary,…

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  • Peter Amos 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…

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  • PL Stars Given Fantastic Review at Jump Primary

    Reds in the Community’s staff have received rave reviews for the delivery of the Premier League Primary Stars at Jump Primary School. Premier League Primary Stars is a programme which uses the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop life skills. Available for children…

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  • Ward Green Primary Represent the Reds at the Keepmoat!

    Pupils from Ward Green Primary School represented Barnsley Football Club at the EFL Regional Finals yesterday. The School travelled to the Keepmoat Stadium where they took on teams representing other professional football clubs in a six-a-side tournament, having previously come out on top against local schools from Barnsley and Wakefield at Oakwell in December. 12…

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