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  • Saturday Matchday Club 2019/20

    Reds in the Community are delighted to continue delivering our exciting Saturday Matchday Club for boys and girls aged 5-14 throughout the 2019/20 season as the Reds return to Championship football! Following today’s fixture release for the 2019/20 season, we can confirm the available dates for Saturday Matchday Club. For just £15 you will receive:…

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  • Colin Walker 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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  • Premier League Primary Stars | Tom’s Story

    Reds in the Community Senior Community Coach James Cooke has delivered the Premier League Primary Stars programme at Lacewood Primary School for 12 weeks during the 2018/19 academic year. He has delivered English, Maths, PE and PSHE lessons for pupils in Year Six through the Premier League-funded programme. Alongside aiding the learning of pupils, the…

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  • Coaching Week | Jordan’s Story

    Sports clubs and organisations across the country are celebrating Coaching Week, an opportunity to showcase the fantastic work completed by coaches. Jordan Bond recently joined Reds in the Community as a Community Coach, becoming the latest student at the Charity to progress into paid work at Oakwell. Interested in a sports career from an early…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Barnsley FC 1-3 Carlisle United

    The Barnsley FC Shadow Scholars finished as runners-up in the National Football Youth League Cup after a late turnaround from Carlisle United saw them complete a league and cup double at Sheffield Wednesday’s Hillsborough Stadium. Having led and dominated for much of the game, two goals in three minutes swung the game in Carlisle’s favour…

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  • Job Vacancy: Community Coaches

    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. We are seeking to employ two dynamic individuals on…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Bruce Dyer Coaching Masterclass

    Barnsley Football Club legend Bruce Dyer has delivered a coaching masterclass to some of the Reds’ Shadow Scholars ahead of this Thursday’s National Football Youth League Cup Final. On Thursday afternoon, Mark Tinker’s side will travel to Sheffield Wednesday’s Hillsborough Stadium, hoping to round off a fantastic inaugural year of the programme by beating Carlisle…

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  • Womens World Cup Festival

    Reds in the Community will be hosting a Women & Girls World Cup festival ahead of the Lionesses’ fixture against Scotland! The festival will take place on 9th June at Oakwell Stadium, where there will be activities taking place for football fans of all ages. A women’s 5-a-side tournament will take place from 15:00-16:30, costing £25…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Barnsley FC 6-3 Everton FC

    The Barnsley FC Shadow Scholars finished off their National Football Youth League Midlands/North Premier Division campaign with a resounding victory over Everton FC. Having twice come from behind, the Reds finished with a flurry late on as they ended the season by beating the side that they had been defeated by in the first game…

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  • Oakhill Primary Win Girls KS2 Stars Tournament

    Oakhill Primary Academy came out on top in a Key Stage Two football tournament at Oakwell today as part of the Premier League Primary Stars programme. The competition brought together 10 local schools, who were then split into two groups, with the two group winners facing off in a final to decide the winner. Group…

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