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  • FA Girls’ Football Week!

    The Football Association’s Girls’ Football Week is a national campaign aimed at raising the profile of female football and aims to double the number of women and girls playing football by 2020. In 2016, over 130,000 girls took part in sessions delivered within schools, universities, colleges, clubs, community groups and other organisations across the country….

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  • Statement: Overnight Football Tournament

    Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to postpone our Overnight Football Tournament, scheduled to take place at Oakwell this Friday. Reds in the Community would like to apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused to any teams that were looking to take part in the tournament. Teams that did register at the RITC…

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  • BFC Staff to run Barnsley 10K!

    Barnsley Football Club chaplain Peter Amos and members of the Barnsley FC staff will be running the Barnsley 10K at the end of November! Eighteen runners, including Former Reds Martin Devaney and Bobby Hassell from across the Club are coming together to run the race, raising money for two worthwhile causes. The organisations that will…

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  • John Hendrie’s Oakwell Memories!

    This year, 2017, marks 130 years since Barnsley Football Club was formed in 1887. Reds in the Community has been celebrating this landmark anniversary by involving supporters and the wider community in exploring and telling the story of Barnsley FC and Oakwell. Through the ‘Our Club, Our Ground, Our Past, Our Future’ project, which is funded…

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  • Fit Reds Overnight Football Fundraiser Launched!

    Reds in the Community have launched an Overnight Football Tournament in order to raise funds for the Fit Reds programme to continue running into 2018. A 7-a-side tournament on Oakwell’s outdoor astroturf will commence at 7pm on Friday, 3 November and run through until around 11am on Saturday morning, ahead of Barnsley’s clash with Birmingham…

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  • New UV Football Session Added!

    Reds in the Community’s brand new Females only Ultra Violet football session got underway at Barnsley Academy last Thursday evening! The initiative has come to fruition with thanks to funding from the Premier League Girls scheme. Following its incredible success on Thursday night, we have decided to expand our sessions to accommodate more participants. We…

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  • Support Your Local Team on Non-League Day!

    Saturday marks Non-League Day and with Barnsley FC not in action, head down and support one of Barnsley’s local teams, including Athersley Rec. The Penguins host table topping Pickering Town at Sheerien Park on Saturday, with the fixture kicking off at 3pm. Athersley are currently 16th in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division table…

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  • Statement: UV Football

    Due to a shipping and supplier error, tonight’s planned UV Football session at Barnsley Academy has been postponed. Next week’s session will go ahead as planned at the same time. Reds in the Community would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused by this cancellation.

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  • Drop Off Club Introduced for October Camps!

    Reds in the Community will be launching an Early Drop Off Club for our October Soccer Camps! From 8am – 9am Monday to Friday, parents/guardians will be allowed to drop children off at Reds in the Community’s Academy Indoor Centre before our Soccer Camps get underway. We will be providing them with a selection of…

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  • Reds in the Community Supports World Heart Day!

    Reds in the Community are proud to support World Heart Day and are keen to spread the message that football can be the perfect way to maintain a healthy heart. As the charity arm of Barnsley Football Club, one of our key aims is to change the lives of people living in and around Barnsley…

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