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Trust Supports St. Leonard’s Hospice

It was a real pleasure to donate gifts on behalf of the Supporters Trust board and our members to an inspirational service which offers the best for our local community. The care & compassion is amazing. Merry Christmas to all at The Hospice.

December 21st, 2017|

Peace on earth and goodwill to all Minstermen

OR, A TALE OF ONE CITY. If Charles Dickens was still alive today and writing his classic tales, how would he apply that storytelling style to York City Football Club? Would he perhaps draw a parallel with the character of Ebenezer Scrooge who was forced to reflect on his past, on his present and was [...]

December 19th, 2017|


New Stadium - The Building has Begun The waiting (and doubting) is over! The earth movers and hard-hats have appeared on site and have been officially photographed! The new stadium build has begun! The relief and delight on the face of Ian McAndrew, the York City Stadium Development Director, was plain to see in his [...]

December 7th, 2017|


'Tis the season to be jolly - even though events on the pitch don't give us as much cause for celebration as we would wish. But why not visit "The 1922 Bar" for some Christmas cheer - or to drown your sorrows! It's often quite quiet in there these days! The York City Foundation asked [...]

December 6th, 2017|


Coming Soon! Luke’s Larder 27th, 28th and 29th December 10-12 am St Luke’s Church Hall, Shipton Street, Burton Stone Lane Luke’s Larder will be a one off ‘storehouse’ run by local community group Yourcafe and hosted by St Lukes Church. The Larder will be in St Luke’s church hall on Shipton Street, where people can [...]

November 5th, 2017|


York City's Head of Press & Public Relations reported the following on the YCFC website on October 5th 2017 "The Trust, which owns a 25 per cent stake in the club, has regrettably chosen to seriously question the financial management of the club - just days after the appointment of new manager Martin Gray and [...]

October 9th, 2017|

Goodbye Gary Mills – Hello Martin Gray

Following two seriously disappointing results at Harrogate and South Shields, the chairman at York City has lost no time in making wholesale changes to team management at Bootham Crescent. In little more than 24 hours following the final whistle at Mariner's Park on Saturday afternoon, September 30th, the football club announced that " tonight York [...]

October 2nd, 2017|

Situations Vacant

In the report I presented at the recent Trust SGM I said the following: " It remains profoundly true that York City Supporters Trust is only as strong, or as weak, as its membership". I was referring, not only to numbers on a list, but also to what members do or don't do by way [...]

August 14th, 2017|

Curry Night at The Parvin

Monday, July 24th 2017 With great regret, we have to announce that our special night at The Parvin has had to be cancelled. Unfortunately not enough people signed up to make the event viable. The Trust would like to thank The Parvin for their support in offering to host the event and we will make [...]

July 12th, 2017|