Author: Jim Green

September 8, 2021 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust has been awarded a grant of £1,000 from the Premier League, The FA and Government’s Football Foundation, to continue providing mental health and PAN-disability football sessions.     Funded by The FA and Sport England (using National Lottery funding), this grant comes as part of the Return to Disability Football Fund,…

September 2, 2021 Jim Green

Enabling works have commenced at the site of the new £1.8 million community sports hub in Blacon in preparation for the construction of the 3G pitch and clubhouse.     Contractors appointed to deliver the project will be undertaking site clearance, excavation and groundworks, and security fencing has been erected around the perimeter for safety….

June 24, 2021 Jim Green

Bookings are now open for the Chester FC Summer Club with five fantastic weeks of football, fun and friends for children during the school holidays. Chester FC Community Trust will be running its popular holiday activities through the summer, offering parents and guardians high quality, safe childcare provision in line with Government and FA guidance….

June 16, 2021 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust is very proud to be the kit sponsor for Blacon Youth FC Under 5s. The team has been training together for the past few months and took to the pitch wearing their new kit for the first time at the weekend. The Community Trust is delighted to have been able to…

June 3, 2021 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust has received a Magic Little Grant of £500 from Localgiving and Postcode Neighbourhood Trust, a grant-giving charity funded by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. The funding boost will enable the Community Trust to develop its walking football programme. Walking football is a slow-paced version of the beautiful game initially designed for…

May 11, 2021 Jim Green

Young people in Blacon can take part in free sport sessions with Chester FC Community Trust this summer. Funded through the Blacon councillors’ member budgets, the Game On sessions are completely free and open to anyone aged 10-16. Community Trust coaches will lead football and multi-sport activities, giving youngsters the chance to meet up with…

May 6, 2021 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust’s popular Chester FC Soccer School returns for May half-term at Goals Soccer Centre. Offering high quality, safe holiday provision for parents and guardians, the Chester FC Soccer School will be delivered in line with Government and FA guidance to ensure the health and wellbeing of attendees with Covid-secure safety measures in…

April 21, 2021 Jim Green

Ellesmere Port has been shortlisted to apply for Active Through Football funding, an exciting new programme from the Football Foundation and Sport England. Active Through Football is a five-year project that will use football to help people get active and is aimed at people who are over 16 and are from a lower socio-economic background….

April 14, 2021 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Community Coach to become a key member of our team. If you want to make a difference in our community and share our passion for sport and its ability to positively impact people’s lives, we would love to hear from you. This is…

April 14, 2021 Jim Green

Applications are now open for the Chester FC Girls Player Development Centre (PDC) ahead of it restarting on Monday 26th April. The Girls PDC aims to support young female footballers in reaching their potential through advanced training with professional coaches in a positive environment, providing a pathway to the Chester FC Women teams or FA Regional…