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  • Outwood Academy Shafton Students Enjoy Oakwell Experience!

    A group of students from Outwood Academy Shafton visited Oakwell today for a day of football-related activities. The students, who ranged from years seven to 10, took part in a number of different sessions to give a behind the scenes look at the day-to-day running of Reds in the Community and Barnsley Football Club. Upon…

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  • Jackson & Mowatt Visit Ward Green Primary

    Barnsley Football Club players Adam Jackson and Alex Mowatt met pupils at Ward Green Primary School this afternoon. The first-team duo spent an hour and a half engaging with over 300 young children from the local community. First, Adam and Alex took part in a question and answer assembly with the full school. After answering…

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  • Bähre and Moore Visit Oakhill Primary

    Barnsley FC players Mike Bähre and Kieffer Moore visited Oakhill Primary Academy this afternoon. The Reds duo took time out of their training schedules to meet a selection of pupils from across the school’s year groups. Mike and Kieffer began the visit by taking part in a question and answer session on topics ranging from football…

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  • Bird and Mottley-Henry Visit High View

    Barnsley FC players Jared Bird and Dylan Mottley-Henry visited pupils at High View Primary Learning Centre today. The duo took part in a question and answer assembly, engaging with numerous year groups from across the school. Jared and Dylan covered questions about topics such as their diet, who inspired them to play football, matchdays as a…

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  • Moncur and Woodrow visit Milefield Primary

    Barnsley Football Club players George Moncur and Cauley Woodrow visited Milefield Primary School earlier today. The duo met pupils and staff from Key Stage Two, visiting four year groups in total from the Grimethorpe school. George and Cauley fielded questions about their childhood, how they got into football and what it is like to play for the…

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  • 12 Days of RITC Christmas | Ben Mosley Visit

    In the lead up to Christmas Day, we will be looking back at some of the highlights of 2018 through the Reds in the Community 12 days of Christmas. In October, official Barnsley Football Club Artist Ben Mosley visited pupils at Ward Green Primary School. The School had been celebrating arts week, in particular focusing…

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  • Davies Opens Shawlands Primary MUGA

    Barnsley Football Club goalkeeper Adam Davies visited Shawlands Primary School earlier today to open a new Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA). The Reds skipper took part in an opening ceremony including delivering a speech to the whole school alongside senior staff. Adam then took part in an exhibition game with selected children on the newly-opened MUGA,…

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  • Reds Trio Present Greenacre School Awards

    Three Barnsley Football Club players were special guests at Greenacre School’s annual achievement awards this afternoon. Jacob Brown, Jake Greatorex and Matty Wolfe were joined by Cllr Steve Green, Mayor of Barnsley and associates of Greenacre, both past and present, in what was a great coming together in the local community. Greenacre is a special…

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  • Darton Primary Oakwell Visit

    Darton Primary School pupils visited Oakwell today as part of the Premier League Primary Stars programme. The children took part in a number of activities as part of a collapsed curriculum day with RITC coaches. In the morning the pupils took part in a fun classroom workshop, working on team building through building towers out…

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  • PL Stars Making a Difference at Forest Academy

    Forest Academy Assistant Headteacher Nick Peace has hailed the ‘positive impact’ that the Premier League Primary Stars programme has made in his school. Reds in the Community have been delivering the initiative at the Primary school for two months and the benefits are already being seen. Premier League Primary Stars is a programme which uses…

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