Media Mentions

A collection of press and media mentions in relation to all things Blues Trust.

Dilemmas of Football Ownership: History and the Need for Change

Posted on 12 Sep 2014

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E-petition – Save Grass Roots Football

Posted on 11 Sep 2014

GrassrootsfootballpetitionWe would like to draw your attention and encourage you to take part in an e-petition to HM Government, created by David Crausby MP that you can view at the following link. He is calling on the Government to ensure that grass roots football receives financial support from the Premier League. The petition requires at least 100k signatures so that it can be considered for discussion in the House of Commons. At the moment, there are just under 13k signatures.

The Save Grassroots Football website is here.

For your convenience, David’s website article is reproduced below:

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Greg Dyke’s video address to the 2014 Supporter’s Summit

Posted on 30 Jul 2014

Greg Dyke’s video address to the 2014 Supporter’s Summit

Greg Dyke has addressed members of the Football Supporters Federation and Supporters Direct via a video message at their annual FA-funded 2014 Supporter’s Summit at Wembley. Blues Trust was represented by several of its Board Members.  The Chairman tackled a number of issues raised by the organisations.

Also included was an update on his England Commission, which is continuing to address ways in which the game can improve the prospects for players to realise their full potential, coaching and facilities.

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South China Morning Post: Soccer dream over for Hong Kong businessmen Carson Yeung and Balram Chainrai (20th January 2013)

Posted on 20 Jan 2013

Article title: “Soccer dream over for Hong Kong businessmen Carson Yeung and Balram Chainrai”
Original link: South China Morning Post
Author: John Carney

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Birmingham Mail: ‘Directors axed from Blues’ parent company’ (11th January 2013)

Posted on 13 Jan 2013

Article title: “Directors axed from Blues’ parent company”
Original link: Birmingham Mail
Author: Brett Gibbons

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The Guardian: ‘Birmingham City supporters turn on club over £14m debt to owner Yeung’ (9th January 2013)

Posted on 13 Jan 2013

Article title: “Birmingham City supporters turn on club over £14m debt to owner Yeung”
Original link: The Guardian
Author: David Conn

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