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  • AUCTION | Signed Neil Redfearn Print

    We are delighted to offer this beautiful framed print by local artist Neil Richardson that has been hand-signed by Barnsley Football Club legend Neil Redfearn! Participants from Reds in the Community’s flagship NCS (National Citizen service) programme, currently in phase three (social action) of their journey are donating their time to help improve Worsbrough Mill…

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  • Take part at half time

    Win the opportunity to step out onto the Oakwell pitch and compete for the chance to win a signed ball. Throughout the 2019/20 season, the reds will be giving a number of Reserved/Reserved+ Members a unique opportunity on home matchdays. In partnership with Barnsley Football Club and our Shadow Scholarship scheme, a supporter will go…

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  • VACANCY | NCS Coordinator

    Reds in the Community is seeking to employ an enthusiastic, organised and outcome-focused individual to join our team to develop and extend the reach of National Citizen Service programme. The successful applicant will support recruitment targets and delivery to ensure all aims of the programme are achieved.   NCS is a flagship Government funded programme…

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  • NCS Participants Support Barnsley Carers Service

    Reds in the Community’s National Citizen Service (NCS) participants have received praise after they supported Barnsley Carers Service in a recent Social Action Project. NCS is the country’s fastest-growing youth movement, a rite of passage for all teenagers aged 15-17 to discover who they are and what they can do. Spanning four weeks, the participants…

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  • Kick It Out | Reporting Methods

    Reds in the Community and Barnsley FC are proud to support Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion organisation who are calling on the collective force of the game to ‘Call Full Time On Hate.’ Discrimination of any kind has no place in football and everyone should be able to enjoy the beautiful game. For…

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  • New Fit Reds and Fit Reds Ladies Courses Available to Book!

    Reds in the Community are pleased to confirm locations and dates for new Fit Reds and Fit Reds Ladies programmes. A Fit Reds and Fit Reds Ladies programme will both run at Athersley Recreation FC, beginning on Monday 29th July and Tuesday 30th July respectively from 6pm-8pm. Once again, the course will be free of…

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  • Fit & Fed Sessions launch

    Reds in the Community are excited to announce that we will be running Fit & Fed sessions at 5ives, Kendray and the Dorothy Hyman Sports Centre. Thanks to funding from the National Lottery Community Fund, European Union Social Fund and support from BPL (Barnsley Premier Leisure), we are able to provide fun multi-sports sessions throughout the…

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  • Local Policemen Set for 92 in 92 Challenge

    Three local policemen are set to take on a football-themed challenge next weekend to raise funds for The Children’s Hospital Charity. Setting off from Barnsley FC’s Oakwell Stadium, James Thorpe, Scott Sarson and Jamie Henderson plan to travel around all 92 of the Premier League and Football League grounds in 92 hours, beginning at Oakwell….

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  • Vacancy: Trustees

    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. After several years of success and growth, we are…

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  • Sandhill Win Stars Tournament

    Sandhill Primary School came out on top in a year three and four tournament this afternoon at Oakwell. The competition brought together 13 primary schools from the borough of Barnsley and surrounding areas. The teams were split into two groups, with the two-group winners playing in a final to decide the winner. Dane Royd, The…

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