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Petition about football governance – sign here

February 22, 2018

Blackpool Supporters Trust have launched a petition calling on the government to appoint an independent regulator charged with ensuring the highest possible standards of governance for all clubs. You can sign the petition here: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/213108   https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/213108

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Lobby your MP about football governance HERE!

September 19, 2017

Restructure the governance of a English football

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More free cash for Gold and Sullivan?

August 3, 2016

City AM have this week released an in-depth article on the Olympic Stadium contract, demonstrating that the taxpayer will receive far less from a future sale of West Ham to new owners, than had been implied by the LLDC and politicians. The article comes almost a year to the day when the BBC documentary “How the Hammers Struck…

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National Audit Office asked to investigate the Olympic Stadium deal

December 17, 2015

Hats off to MP for Harrow, Gareth Thomas, for taking this important step. Read more on the Campaign website. This news comes just a week after the GLA unanimously approved a motion that the rental contract be published in full. The pressure is building on all sides. The more the LLDC resist, the greater the…

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West Ham and the Olympic Stadium – the heat is turned up

July 17, 2015

As many of you will be aware, the Trust has a major project underway to seek a review of the terms of West Ham’s rental agreement for the Olympic Stadium. We won’t repeat the detail of our position, which was set out in our article here on 24 April. But, since we’ve seen a welcome…

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West Ham and the Olympic Stadium – the CAS Trust position

April 24, 2015

Following the series of articles in the Guardian earlier this week, the issue has been picked up by more media outlets, and seems likely to gather momentum. We have prepared the following general press release, and are already discussing it with interested journalists. Charlton Athletic Supporters Trust, West Ham United and the Olympic Stadium Charlton…

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