Celebrating Diversity

Tuesday’s Checkatrade Trophy not only celebrated the upcoming talent of football stars on the pitch, but also for those looking to break into a career in sport. Plymouth Argyle FC teamed up with the Devon County Football Association, Plymouth Hope, the FA Coach Mentor Programme and the Argyle Community Trust to host a celebratory evening…

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Football supporting patient post-op recovery

  Ankle fusion patient David the first to use new astro turf pitch for rehabilitation He received his surgery at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre within a few weeks Plymouth Argyle Community Trust has aspirations to support other patients recovering from surgery or who wish to lead a more active lifestyle David Saunders, 66, from Plymouth…

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NCS Making a Difference

AS part of their social action project, one group of NCS participants are aiming to raise money to support children’s hospice south west and UK kids cancer charity. They have produced a video featuring a spoken word poem and organised a bingo night, quiz night, and a sponsored walk for next week in order to…

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NCS Countdown

WARM sunshine, the smell of BBQ and freshly-cut grass, World Cup hopes and dreams, this is what a British summer is all about. One final amazing piece to the jigsaw for Argyle Community Trust and young people in our region is the start of our annual National Citizen Service (NCS) Programme. This special experience for…

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Extra Time

THE Extra Time programme has been running at Home Park for over eight years and is designed for people aged 55 or over to have the opportunity to be involved in fun activities based on a welcoming atmosphere, providing health opportunities and social events. Sessions delivered include New Age Kurling, Boccia, Armchair exercises and other…

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Argyle Fans in Training

THE Green Army can take on their own battle with our Argyle Fans in Training programme, using football as the inspiration to lose some pounds for the summer in our Health Football League. We are setting up a 14-week health programme, starting on Tuesday, April 24 from 6.30pm – 8.30pm and it is completely free…

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March Disability Tournament

PLYMOUTH Argyle played host to a fantastic tournament for junior footballers with a disability last weekend involving teams from around the local area. As well as the Argyle squads, which included two under-16 teams and an under-12 side, we welcomed Tavistock Specials, Keyham Kolts and Barne Barton for a fantastic day of football. The tournament…

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IT’S A GOAL ANNIVERSARY

A JOINT project by Livewell Southwest and Argyle Community Trust to help men tackle mental health conditions through football has celebrated its 10th anniversary. It’s a Goal addresses the problem of depression and other mental health issues in men aged between 16 and 35 – a group traditionally hard to reach by the usual routes.…

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Mayflower 400 Sports Week

WE are less than two years away from 2020, which will see the city of Plymouth and its partners commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s departure to America. Argyle Community Trust is proud to be at the front of Plymouth’s Mayflower 400 sports programme, and we have joined forces with Plymouth Albion Rugby Club…

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