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  • Bähre visits Burton Road Primary

    Barnsley Football Club midfielder Mike Bähre gave up his time to surprise pupils at Burton Road Primary School by paying them a visit during a school day. Mike was introduced to the pupils, who were then able to talk to some of their favourite players as well as carrying out a question and answer assembly. During…

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  • Book Now for Matchday Club Against Blackpool!

    Online pre-booking is open for the final Saturday Matchday Club of the 2018/19 season at home to Blackpool on 27th April! 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…

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  • Local Youngsters Represent Barnsley FC At Premier League Kicks Cup!

    Participants from Reds in the Community’s Premier League Kicks sessions represented Barnsley FC against other professional clubs in the PL Kicks Cup yesterday. Eight players from the weekly Friday sessions at the Astrea Academy Dearne travelled to the Kicks Cup in Warwick to play for the Reds in a competition including over 60 clubs from…

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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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  • Burton Road Win KS1 PL Stars Tournament

    Burton Road Primary School came out on top in a Key Stage One Premier League Primary Stars tournament this afternoon at Oakwell. The competition brought together seven teams from six different schools who partake in the PL Stars programme with Reds in the Community. Burton Road, Forest Academy, High View Primary Learning Centre, two teams…

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  • Barnsley Teens Set For NCS Action Day

    On April 15th, teenagers from Barnsley will be giving up their time during to make positive changes in the local community as part of Action Day, a national movement organised by National Citizen Service (NCS). Action Day is an annual event which aims to showcase the true power of young people as NCS graduates use…

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  • St Mary’s Academy Trust Annual Football Tournament Comes to Oakwell

    Reds in the Community played host to the St Mary’s Academy Trust Annual Football Tournament this afternoon at Oakwell. The competition brought together Key Stage Two teams from the seven St Mary’s Academy Trust Barnsley schools. All Saints Academy, Darton Primary, Queens Road Academy, Royston St John Baptist Primary, St Mary’s Church of England Primary,…

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  • Bird and Hedges Visit Kings Oak Primary

    Barnsley FC footballers Jared Bird and Ryan Hedges visited Kings Oak Primary Learning Centre this afternoon. Jared and Ryan gave up their time to meet key stage two pupils and take part in a question and answer assembly. The player visit began with the Reds duo being introduced to two of the school’s biggest Barnsley…

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  • Oakwell Hosts Walking Football Tournament

    Reds in the Community played host to a Walking Football tournament yesterday afternoon for men over the age of 35. Every Wednesday, Walking Football is run for adults aged 35+ at the Oakwell Indoor Centre by Health Officer Sean Margison. With numbers growing at the successful session, Reds in the Community invited two sides from…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Barnsley FC 4-1 Sunderland

    The Barnsley FC Shadow Scholars scored two goals in each half to complete a comprehensive victory over Sunderland Shildon’s Scholars in the National Football Youth League. Mark Tinker’s side, who had sealed their place in the NFYL Cup final a week earlier with a home win over the same opposition, leapfrogged their visitors into fourth…

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