St Mary’s Primary Stars Team compete in EFL Utilita Kids Cup Championship North Finals

This week, St Mary’s RC Primary School from Sabden, represented Burnley FC in the Community at the EFL Utilita Kids Cup Championship North Finals after winning our local qualifying finals in December! The tournament was hosted by Huddersfield Town Foundation, and welcomed 12 school teams each representing an EFL Championship club! Burnley were placed in […]

Burnley FC Emerging Talent Centre host friendly matches against Blackpool FC ETC

Last week, Burnley FC in the Community hosted a friendly match between Burnley FC’s Emerging Talent Centre and Blackpool FC’s Emerging Talent Centre at Shuttleworth College. Our Emerging Talent Centre (ETC) is aimed at girls aged 8 to 16 and aims to give more girls the chance to take their first steps on the pathway […]

Burnley FC First Team visit Clarets Welcome

On 9th March, we were joined at our Clarets Welcome session by Burnley FC First Team players, Anass Zaroury, Ameen Al-Dakhil and Halil Dervişoğlu. Clarets Welcome is a friendly, welcoming football session which was created to bring together young men who were displaced from Syria due to the ongoing conflict. Our doors are now open […]

Record-breaking charity dinner event raises over £60k

On Saturday the 4th March, Burnley FC in the Community hosted their annual Charity Dinner at the fabulous Hilton Deansgate, Manchester. It was an unforgettable evening which raised a record-breaking, minimum of £60,000 on the night, with totals still being counted! Joined by Vincent Kompany and the Burnley FC First Team, it was a night […]

Islamic Relief UK support BFCitC Foodbank

On Monday 16th January, Islamic Relief UK will partnered with the BFCitC Foodbank to distribute hundreds of essential food hampers to vulnerable families in Lancashire.

Rainbow Laces and Pride in Burnley

Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces Campaign has  brought visibility for LGBTQ+ people within sport, raising awareness of their experiences both on and off the pitch.