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York City Supporters’ Trust acknowledge the football club’s statement regarding the return of Jason McGill to the board. We also note the comments regarding the budget for the 2018/19 season. Despite the disappointing and frustrating 2017/18 season, The Trust calls on all fans to get behind the club next term. Each one of us can [...]

May 21st, 2018|


York City Supporters Trust acknowledges the football club board’s statement of 1st May 2018 regarding there having been no formal offers to acquire JM Packaging’s 75% shareholding. The Trust encourages the club directors to prepare a break-even budget for next season as would be prudent in any business. Given the legacy of systematic over-spending during [...]

May 2nd, 2018|


Following the Trust SGM and subsequent announcement by Jason McGill of his intention to offer JM Packaging’s shares in the football club for sale, the Trust board are considering various options. All members, fans, staff, players and the wider community can rest assured that the Trust board will take all necessary steps to protect the [...]

March 26th, 2018|


To help Supporter's Trust members to make an informed decision in the forthcoming SGM vote on 22nd March 2018, the Trust recently invited fans to submit any questions they may have via our website. We have received a total of 45 questions in relation to the proposal for JM Packaging Ltd to acquire the Trust's 25% [...]

March 14th, 2018|


Since circulating a notice of the Trust’s SGM to be held on 22nd March there has been widespread debate on social media and in the local media regarding JM Packaging’s acquisition of the Trust’s shares in the football club. In order to help members to make an informed decision in the forthcoming vote, the Trust [...]

March 7th, 2018|


York City Supporters' Trust would like to inform members that a Special General Meeting will be held at 7.30pm on Thursday 22nd March 2018 at Millthorpe School, York (please see map below). The meeting will be to discuss and vote upon the following proposal: "For the Trust Board to complete the arrangements summarised in the [...]

February 27th, 2018|

Trust AGM 2018

The Supporters' Trust AGM will be held at 7.30pm on Monday February 5th 2018 at Burton Stone Lane Working Men's Club (opposite the main entrance to Bootham Crescent). The meeting will update members on the Trust's various activities over the past 12 months. A report will also be presented on the Board's ongoing negotiations with [...]

January 12th, 2018|

Board Resignations Statement

Last week, two very recently appointed members of The Supporters Trust Board resigned with considerable publicity on social media and in the York Press. I would like to thank Roy Clarkson and Simon Pickering for their 'comprehensive forward strategy' for YCST, which they drafted only as recently as July 7th 2017. This plan was welcomed [...]

August 30th, 2017|

Situation Vacant: Treasurer Wanted

There are elections coming up soon for places as Directors on the Board of the York City Supporters Trust. We are particularly in need of someone with the necessary experience and enthusiasm to act as Treasurer. Could you be that person? Needless to say, all members of the Board are volunteers. We do it for [...]

February 18th, 2017|

Calling all members

It's been quite a long time since Trust members have had an opportunity to meet together - to catch up with each other and to hear about what's going on with YCST. We aim to change that. The Board has been very busy lately and we've a lot to tell you about. And we feel [...]

February 10th, 2017|