Category: News

June 24, 2022 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust has celebrated the opening of its new state-of-the-art sports hub with a special event on Friday, 24 June. The project was made possible thanks to a £1m investment from the Premier League, The FA and Government’s Football Foundation, together with partnership funding from the Westminster Foundation, Cheshire West & Chester Council,…

June 14, 2022 Jim Green

Our move to King George V Community Sports Hub represents the start of an exciting new era for Chester FC Community Trust. Thanks to the outstanding support of our funding partners, we have turned our vision into reality and developed a fantastic £1.8 million facility that will lasting benefits for our community. While work continues…

June 10, 2022 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust’s King George V Sports Hub has been recognised in this year’s England Football and McDonald’s Grassroots Football Awards. The sports hub, which opens to the public this month, was named as winner of the Grassroots Project of the Year award. Developed in collaboration with Cheshire West & Chester Council, the £1.8…

May 19, 2022 Jim Green

Congratulations to St Martin’s Academy – representing Chester FC – who were crowned champions of girls competition at the north west finals of the National League Trust Under 11s Schools Cup! Having won the local tournament for schools in Chester and Ellesmere Port, which was hosted by Chester FC Community Trust before Easter, St Martin’s…

May 18, 2022 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust is delighted to have been awarded a grant from the Barclays Community Football Fund, being delivered in partnership with Sported. The grant will help the Community Trust to extend its disability football provision with the launch of a new Adult PAN-Disability Football session. The weekly session, based at the new King…

May 10, 2022 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust and Blacon Youth FC are teaming up to host Blacon’s Platinum Jubilee Celebration next month. The Community Trust has been awarded funding from The National Lottery Community Fund to enable the community to come together to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The family event will take place on Saturday…

May 9, 2022 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust is supporting Mental Health Awareness Week 2022, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, this year’s week takes place between May 9th and 15th with the theme of loneliness One in four adults feel lonely some or all of the time. There’s no…

April 28, 2022 Jim Green

The Chester FC Soccer School returns for the upcoming half-term break. The Soccer School will run from 10am to 3pm from Monday 30th May to Wednesday 1st June at Goals Soccer Centre, off Bumpers Lane. Each day youngsters will take part in a range of fun activities with Community Trust coaches, including skills coaching, small-sided…

April 25, 2022 Jim Green

Junior football teams can again back the Blues with FREE tickets for the Vanarama National League North match against Bradford (Park Avenue) on Monday, 2nd May. Chester FC and Chester FC Community Trust’s Tickets for Teams offer invites local community clubs to register for free tickets for all players aged under 16 for the bank…

April 19, 2022 Jim Green

Chester FC and Chester FC Community Trust are offering junior football teams FREE tickets for this weekend’s Vanarama National League North match against Farsley Celtic. Local community clubs can secure free tickets for all registered players aged under 16 for Saturday’s game, which kicks off at 3pm. Youngsters and up to two coaches per team…