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Board meeting: Thursday 22nd November, 7:30pm, Boston SRC
Board meeting: Thursday 27th December, 7:30pm, Boston SRC
Boston United FC Supporters Trust is a registered Industrial and Provident
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Midlands Regional Conference - 15/07/06
The Boston United Supporters Trust was represented by two acting
officers at the Supporters Direct East Midlands Regional Conference,
hosted at the Walkers Stadium, home of Leicester City today (15
The conference, hosted entirely free of charge by Leicester City
FC, saw a number of notable figures in the Trust movement gather
for a series of workshops and debates.
Opening the day were talks from guest speakers including Peter Jones,
ex-Premiership referee, and Darren Bernstein, the customer relations
manager for the Football League.
Whittle and Pete Brooksbank attended on behalf of BUFCST and took
part in workshops on employment law, community interest companies,
elections and AGMs and an interesting talk on Trust-run clubs hosted
by Lee Carter, Anthony Goodwin (AFC Telford), Brian Burgess (Bees
United chairman) and Paul Hajduk (Rushden and Diamonds Trust chair).
The closing plenary debate centered on clubs in the community and the
Government's reponse to the Burns report, with guest speaker David Taylor,
MP for North West Leicestershire.
The conference also hosted a number of stalls, including Printability
2000, who are responsible for printing the official voice of Boston United
- the 'Pilgrims' programme - and the Supporters Direct magazine, along
with displays from Football Supporters Federation and Fair Deal Trading.